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August 11th, 2015
 
 
New UN Satellite To Be Named After India's Former President, APJ Abdul Kalam
The "GlobalSat for DRR" is a UN-driven global initiative on sharing space technology for disaster risk reduction.
 
NASA's DSCOVR Shoots EPIC Photos As Earth Is Mooned From 1 Million Miles ...  By Dark Side Of Moon
EPIC maintains a constant view of the fully illuminated Earth as it rotates, providing scientific observations of ozone, vegetation, cloud height and aerosols in the atmosphere.
 
A Lot Of General Dynamics Built Comms Going On Beneath, + Above, The Surface
"DMR is an extremely versatile radio and we continue to update its capabilities."—Mike DiBiase, V.P. + G.M., C4IRS Technologies, General Dynamics Mission Systems.
 
Alpha Space Signs On w/NASA To Provide Materials Research Flight Facility On The ISS
“The MISSE materials research flight facility will be the first facility in the world to offer pure materials science research to the commercial sector.”
 
GOLauncher 1 From Generation Launch Services Receives AFRL Go Ahead
"We’ll be able to validate the assumptions we’ve made throughout the conceptual design process, demonstrating the performance, cost, and reliability of the vehicle well before flight.”—A.J. Piplica, Principal Investigator.
 
AVIWEST Launches New DMNG Web Portal
"The site is interactive and easy to navigate, ensuring an optimal user experience for our customers."—Erwan Gasc, CEO, AVIWEST.