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September 16th, 2014
 
 
UPDATE: ULA's Atlas V Rocks... CLIO Climbs ... On Secret Mission For U.S. Government (Launch)
[SatNews] While the satellite's mission is kept under wraps, it's no secret that today's launch was successful.
 
DoD + United Launch Alliance—EELV Financial Support (Business—Contract Mod)
[SatNews] United Launch Services LLC, Littleton, Colorado, has been awarded a $938,372,859 modification (P00048) to previously awarded...
 
NASA, Boeing  + SpaceX...USA All The Way To The Space Station...U.S. Astronauts Will Ride A Dragon (Transporter To ISS)
[SatNews] ..."today we are one step closer to launching our astronauts from U.S. soil on American spacecraft and ending the nation’s sole reliance on Russia by 2017..."
 
The Space Foundation's Recommendations Achieve Goal...Kudos To NASA + SpaceX...Round Trip American Made (Report/Analysis)
[SatNews] "By continuing to pursue a path of Orion and Space Launch System (SLS) for deep space missions and commercial crew for low Earth orbit missions, NASA is assuring that ..."
 
Aerojet Rocketdyne + Boeing—A Teammate's Congratulations (Manufacturing—CS-100)
[SatNews] Aerojet Rocketdyne, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, has congratulated the Boeing Company on being selected by NASA to once again ignite...
 
Lockheed Martin + USSTRATCOM—Constellation Edition For Flight-19 DMSP (Satellite)
[SatNews] The newest Defense Meteorological Satellite Program (DMSP) satellite, built by Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT], was accepted for operations by...
 
Signalhorn + Metric Capital Partners (MCP)—Funding Affinity (Business—Finance)
[SatNews] Signalhorn has announced that Metric Capital Partners (MCP), a European private equity firm, has provided capital that will allow...
 
Applied Satellite Technology (AST) + VT iDirect (iDirect)—Distribution Deal Done (Business—SATCOM)
[SatNews] Applied Satellite Technology Ltd, (AST) has joined the VT iDirect...
 
Avanti Communications—Google Glassware Goes Galactic (Satellite—App)
[SatNews] During IBC2014, Avanti Communications unveiled their new Google Glassware satellite app, which...
 
Crystal Solutions + Boxwood Executive Search—Fueling 400 Percent Growth (Business)
[SatNews] Crystal Solutions has announced a projected growth of 400 percent over...
 
HISPASAT—Working For SAT>IP's Implementation (SATCOM)
[SatNews] The Spanish satellite operator HISPASAT announced at IBC2014 in Amsterdam that the company will join the...
 
MTN Communications—An App Aptitude (SATCOM)
[SatNews] MTN Communications (MTN) launched its “MTN Conductor” mobile app for the...
 
U.S. Air Force + Harris Corporation...  $19 Million For A Flock Of Falcons; Tactical Radio For U.S. Air Force Special Ops          
[SatNews]  The wideband tactical radios meet current and emerging mission requirements using a full suite of integrated line-of-sight, beyond-line-of-sight and wideband communications.