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November 16th, 2015
 
 
A DAMPE Launch Upcoming For China
DAMPE is one of the first four scientific satellites employed in the CAS space program and will observe the direction, energy and electric charge of high-energy particles in space in search of dark matter.
 
Prevent Further Wireless Interference—Global Organizations Call Upon Governments To Safeguard Satellite Spectrum
The unprecedented demonstration of support for satellite spectrum was made during a series of briefings held at the International Telecommunication Union’s (ITU’s) World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC).
 
James Webb Space Telescope Resembles Origami... In An Ariane 5 Rocket
"We deploy the wings one at a time. Each individual deployment can take up to 16 hours or more to complete."
 
United Launch Alliance No Longer A Contender For GPS III Satellite Launches
ULA does not currently have any Atlas engines available to bid and therefore is unable to submit a timely proposal.
 
Continued Support From EUMETSAT For The GEO Strategic Plan
EUMETSAT's main contribution to the GEO Strategic Plan 2016–2025 will be through the GEONETCast initiative and, as a member of the Committee on Earth Observation Satellites (CEOS), the provision of satellite data.
 
The Space Foundation Board Is Never Boring ... Elects New Officers + Directors
The board of directors of the Space Foundation has elected new officers and directors, for terms to commence on January 1, 2016.
 
GLOBAL THUNDER Exercise Ensures Lightning Fast Response To Attacks Across USSTRATCOM... 
...strengthening existing international partnership as both Canadian and United Kingdom officers integrated and embedded into operations and planning cells at various locations including USSTRATCOM headquarters
 
New Report Analyzing Portable Military Comms Added To Research & Markets Portfolio
The global man portable military electronics market to grow at a CAGR of 4.51 percent over the period 2014-2019.
 
Asset Tracking Modules To Be Presented By Hirschmann Solutions During Intermodal Europe Event
Hirschmann Solutions offers three variants of asset tracking modules as a platform solution.
 
TeleCommunication Systems Engages In Geo-Targeting Accuracy Improvements For DHS 
The research focuses on using area footprints associated with radio frequency (RF) coverage to improve geo-targeting granularity and accuracy for delivery of WEA messages.
 
Panasonic Avionics To Provide China Eastern Airlines With Inflight Connectivity
The service will initially be offered on the airline's services from Shanghai to New York, Los Angeles and Toronto, and rolled out on other routes, including San Francisco and Vancouver in December.
 
A Lot Of Latitude @ NBAA 2015 Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition—Duncan Aviation Builds Latitude's First STC
The company will also be showcasing the Latitude's complete product family.
 
RigNet's Speedy Growth Wins Recognition In Deloitte's Technology Fast 500™
...based on its 202 percent fiscal year revenue growth during the period from 2011 to 2014.
 
Raytheon's Number Is Up ... MathAlive!® =  Total Success... Travels To Military Families
In the US, the pipeline of talent needed to fill STEM jobs is not adequate to meet current and future demand...