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December 9th, 2013
 
 
Space Systems/Loral (SSL), Arianespace + Asia Broadcast Satellite (ABS)—The Main Journey Is About To Start (Pre-Launch Activities)
[SatNews] Space Systems/Loral (SSL) has announced that the ABS-2 satellite, designed and built for ABS, has arrived at the...
 
Boeing + Inmarsat—Signalling All Is Well (Satellite)
The first Boeing [NYSE: BA] Inmarsat-5 satellite has launched and sent signals from orbit, the initial step to...
 
Brazil + China—CBERS 3's Unplanned Return To Earth (Launch)
[SatNews] All looked well at 11:26 a.m. local time at the Taiyuan space center in China's Shanxi province...
 
UK Space Agency + ESA—A New Foundation (Business)
[SatNews] The first stones of ESA’s new establishment in the UK were laid in a ceremony today by...
 
ELIGOS—Electrifying Space' New Frontier (Award)
[SatNews] ELIGOS, Inc., an affiliate of The Elwing Company, has won second place in the...
 
National Space Society—Kudos To SpaceX (Launch)
[SatNews] The Washington DC-based National Space Society (NSS) has congratulated Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) on the successful launch of...
 
NASA—The Heat Is On Super Guppy (Spacecraft)
[SatNews] The heat shield for NASA's Orion spacecraft was loaded onto a Super Guppy plane in...
 
NASA—Fifth ElaNa Mission Sends Five Packing To Space... (Satellites)
[SatNews] With help from NASA, four student-built CubeSat research satellites launched into space last Friday from the ...
 
Kacific Broadband Satellites—Targeting 40 Million (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Kacific Broadband Satellites has announced plans to launch a Ka-band High Throughput Satellite (HTS) to provide enhanced broadband to 40 million people in the...
 
GVF—Unprecedented Collaborative Efforts To Aid the Philippines (SATCOM)
[SatNews] In the devastating aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan, the international satellite sector has implemented an unprecedented collaborative effort through...
 
U.S. Southern Command—First Step Toward Lower Cost For Space Comms (Satellite)
[SatNews] U.S. Southern Command took a first step in an effort to evaluate how low-cost space communication capabilities can support information sharing and...
 
PTC'14—Savings On Conference Registration Fees End Shortly! (Event)
[SatNews] Less than two weeks remain in order for interested parties to save on the registration costs for PTC'14...
 
UK Space Agency—Establishing Global Partnerships (Business)
[SatNews] The UK Space Agency intends to build international partnerships using UK expertise—an £80m fund will create opportunities...
 
ViewSat—Moving Into North America (SatBroadcasting™—Capacity)
[SatNews] ViewSat, a global satellite transmission company, is poised to continue a highly successful period of growth with capacity secured across North America,...