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July 16th, 2014
 
 
DARPA, Boeing, Masten Space Systems + Northrop Grumman—All On-Board For The Spaceplane
[SatNews] In an era of declining budgets and adversaries’ evolving capabilities, quick, affordable and routine access to space is increasingly critical for national...
 
European Space Agency (ESA)—Europe's Spaceplane To Showcase Reentry Capabilities (Spacecraft)
[SatNews] ESA’s spaceplane will showcase reentry technologies, after its unconventional launch on a...
 
Spaceflight Inc. + NanoRacks—Doves Fly To ISS (Satellites)
[SatNews] Spaceflight Inc. and NanoRacks have announced that an additional 28 Planet Labs Dove CubeSats are en route to the...
 
Dauria Aerospace + Aniara—Two Destined For AMEA Coverage (Satellites—Build)
[SatNews] Dauria Aerospace has been tapped by India-based satellite communication services provider Aniara to design and build two new generation, small, Ku-band...
 
Senate Could Hand SpaceX A Monopoly In Military Satellite Launches (Forbes)
[SatNews] Forcing ULA out of the market would have incredibly destructive consequences for the whole military space program. 
 
Surrey Satellite Technology + U.S.A.F.'s Program HoPS Into Action For A Win-Win (Hosted Payloads + Military)
[SatNews] “Hosted payloads take advantage of unused spacecraft capacity on faster-paced commercial programs to provide a win–win for all stakeholders. .."
 
Russia—The Seasoned Yamal-201 Goes... Nowhere... (Satellite)
[SatNews] According to the Russian ITAR-TASS news agency, the Russian communication satellite — Yamal-201 — could not be repaired after a...
 
Arianespace—Fairing Fitted For The Lemaître ATV (Launch Preparations)
SatNews] The Ariane 5 that will carry Europe’s fifth, and final, Automated Transfer Vehicle (ATV) is now complete at the Spaceport following installation of...
 
National Space Society—U.S. Space Program To Dependent On Russian Technology (Analysis | Report_
[SatNews] The Washington DC-based National Space Society (NSS) strongly recommends in a position paper that was just issued that Congress should fully support the Commercial Crew program in order to restore independent...
 
2wcom—Technology Presentations + Debuts @ IBC2014 (Event—SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] At IBC2014, in booth 8.E78, 2wcom will be showcasing five new products within their professional broadcast...
 
Lockheed Martin—Opening Up In Harwell Oxford (Business)
[SatNews] Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] has opened a space technology office in Great Britain to explore partnership opportunities with UK businesses and universities to support...
 
EUMETSAT...DVB-S2 Based EUMETCast-Europe Service To Become Operational
[SatNews] ...the standard will give a more flexible and affordable implementation, and allow the service to grow without ...
 
GLOBECAST AUSTRALIA Beams With Pride + LiveU Solutions (SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] "...we now have a quick ‘to site’ solution to aid speed and cost effectiveness for both television and business broadcasts."
 
Globalstar...Little Bo Peep Won’t Lose Her Sheep...Not with 12,000 STXII Simplex Transmitters (M2M)
 
[SatNews] "...losing livestock to predators, or through illness, not only affects that year’s revenue, but can also have a profound impact on the quality of a farmer’s breeding foundation for years to come.”