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February 26th, 2014
 
 
USAF AFSC SMC + SpaceX—This One Definitely Counts Toward EELV Certification (Launch)
[SatNews] The Air Force Space Command's Space and Missile Systems Center has determined that the Space Exploration Technologies Corporation's (SpaceX) September  29, 2013, launch of its Falcon 9 v1.1 launch vehicle will...
 
Arianespace—First Soyuz Send Off For Sentinel-1A Starts With Arrival (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] Payload preparations for Arianespace's initial Soyuz flight in 2014 are ready to kick into gear following this week's arrival of Sentinel-1A—the first radar satellite for...
 
JAXA + NASA To Launch Global Precipitation Observatory + A Piggyback Payload Of Cubes (Launch)
[SatNews] More cubes in space and a precipitation observatory to go up tomorrow, Thursday, Febrary 27.
 
GOES-R...Hark Who GOES There? The Tools For Near Real-Time Weather...(Preparing A Satellite For Launch)
[SatNews] "Together these tools will improve NOAA's ability to observe terrestrial and space weather from geostationary orbit in near real-time,"
 
Northrop Grumman's Plug-And-Play MSV...Faster. Flexible. And It's Ready To Go
[SatNews] "...is the first open systems spacecraft bus that supports a top priority of launching smaller, less expensive satellites in a matter of weeks for short-term missions..."
 
Newtec—Scalability + Flexibility That Embraces Change (Multiservice Platform)
[SatNews] Satellite communications specialist Newtec marks March 2014 as the launch of Newtec Dialog®, a scalable and flexible multiservice platform which allows operators ...
 
Norsat International—Technology Showcase @ Satellite 2014 (Event—SATCOM)
[SatNews] Norsat is going to have several new products available for demo at the Satellite 2014 show including; the...
 
Russia—Moving On Up, Vardanyan To Baikonur Cosmodrome Head (Business)
[SatNews] RIA Novosti is reporting that Russian space industry veteran Mikhail Vardanyan has been appointed the new head of the...
 
Airbus Defence & Space + Republic of Korea—Radar Of Record (Satellite—Antenna)
[SatNews] Airbus Defence and Space will deliver the radar antenna and electronics for the Republic of Korea’s new...
 
Vislink International—Moving On Up, White To Aviation Business Development Manager (Business)
[SatNews]  Vislink International has announced that former Metropolitan Police sergeant Terry White has joined the company as Aviation Business Development Manager—White will lead...
 
SkyTrac Systems + DAC International—Distribution Diligence (Business)
[SatNews] SkyTrac Systems has announced that DAC International, a Greenwich AeroGroup company, specializing in avionics sales and distribution, has joined the...
 
Intelsat—Moving On Up, French To Head Of Business Development, APAC (Business)
[SatNews]  Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I) has appointed 25-year satellite industry veteran Patrick French as Head of...