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April 16th, 2015
 
 
Date Set For THOR 7 + SICRAL 2 Satellite Re-Launch By Arianespace
An Ariane 5 ECA will be used to orbit the THOR 7 and SICRAL 2 satellites.
 
ScheduALL Takes Best of Show Award @ 2015 NAB Show in Las Vegas
ScheduALL Portal™ simplifies the creation of complex bookings of Occasional Use transmission feeds in real-time, directly into a transmission provider's system.
 
Inmarsat Confirms It's A First....Approval Of Cobham's Auto-Deploy Vehicle Mounted Terminal Over Inmarsat's Global Xpress
“Today’s announcement is a significant milestone in the GX program and yet another step forward as we continue rolling out our revolutionary Ka-band network across the globe.”
 
NASA/ESA's Hubble...Galaxies Sputter + Die From The Inside Out...'Red + Dead'  
...three billion years after the Big Bang, these galaxies still made stars on their outskirts, but no longer in their interiors.
 
Airbus.... Group Annual General Meeting Announcements
Airbus Group N.V. would be renamed Airbus Group SE and continue to have its registered seat and head office in Amsterdam. 
 
Sierra Nevada + German Aerospace Chase New Dreams...Cooperative Venture Signed @ Space Symposium
"The versatility of the Dream Chaser, crewed or uncrewed, allows for multiple applications such as transportation of cargo and humans as well as direct use for activities such as removing space debris.“
 
Winegard + Accelerated Media Technologies Make Their Own News...Bring On Game-Changing VSAT Performance
“First, the system’s value and size makes it cost effective to mount on small vehicles used by smaller TV stations. Second...
 
Space Dynamics Laboratory Receives Patent For Multiple Petal Deployable Telescope... Continues 55 Year Legacy
To do this, it requires no positioning sensors and precision positioning actuators typical on prior deployable space telescopes.
 
ABI Research...Middle East and Africa's Commercial Telematics Subscriptions To Reach 4 Million by 2020
 
With economic growth fueled by human and natural resources in Africa and the oil and gas industry in the Middle East, opportunities exist to...