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February 25th, 2016
 
 
Another Thursday Update...Info Regarding Rescheduling Of SpaceX's Falcon 9 Scrubs Launch Of SES-9's Satellite 
second Thursday update... from just a delay to scrub until SpaceX announces next possible launch date.
 
Launcher Integration By Arianespace For EUTELSAT 65 West A
This milestone occurred with the relay satellite's installation atop a cone-shaped adapter that will serve as its interface when mated to the launch vehicle.
 
Additional Galileo Launch Added To Arianespace 2016 Schedule
This additional launch will orbit two FOC (Full Operational Capability) satellites.
 
Moving On Up... Caret To President + CEO Of Boeing's DS&S Business
Claret will succeed Chris Chadwick, who has announced his retirement from the company.
 
A Pléiades Crop Of Data
These reports will help growers focus on producing higher yields for crops such as almonds, potatoes, corn, wheat and soybeans.
 
Ensuring That Planes Continue To Fly Is NewCom International
NewCom has become an integral part of the ongoing operations.
 
Newtec's Most Advanced VSAT Modem Takes A Bow + Debuts @ SATELLITE 2016 + CABSAT 2016
By introducing the industry’s first DVB-S2X VSAT modem, we plan to enable our customers to better serve the high-end mobility and trunking markets, while maximizing the benefits of HTS.”
 
NASA Enlists SSL's Expertise w/Astroids... To Design Spacecraft That Travels To An Asteroid + Completes Tasks
...to conduct first phase design studies for a spacecraft that can travel to an asteroid, remove a boulder, and redirect it into a lunar orbit to prepare it for a visit by astronauts in the 2020’s. 
 
Chipset Collaboration For Advanced Mobile Technology By Keysight Technologies + Spreadtrum
The Keysight and Spreadtrum teams will work together to develop test solutions for new testing needs, including mobile chipset baseband, RF module and conformance test.
 
The Name Game — Domo Tactical Communications + DTC Domo Broadcast Moniker's Formally Adopted
The change follows an announcement on January 15, 2016, by former parent company Cobham Plc that it had sold Cobham Tactical Communications and Surveillance (TCS) to Marlin Equity Partners.
 
XipLink Announces Half A Dozen Cellular Backhaul Wins
A large US cellular service provider is optimizing traffic for disaster recovery and large event venues throughout North America.
 
The 32nd Space Symposium Celebrates Technology Developed For Space That Improves Life On Earth...Hearts + Water
Like so many prized finds, this discovery was accidental.