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March 31st, 2016
 
 
Sold By Roscosmos To An Unnamed Buyer — Sea Launch
The concept is simple: a floating launch platform that sails to the Earth's equator to reduce launch costs.
 
ULA Reports... Atlas V OA-6 Anomaly Status... System Cut-Off Six Seconds Early
During the launch, the system experienced a premature first stage shutdown. The first stage cut-off occurred approximately 6 seconds early
 
According To Euroconsult, Defense Requirements Will Create New Opportunities Along EO Value Chain
The manufacturing market value of these 80 EO defense satellites over 2016-2025 will be approximately $20 billion.
 
Initial Order Of TACNAV Systems For US Army Delivered By KVH
KVH’s TACNAV military vehicle navigation systems provide unjammable precision navigation, heading, and pointing data for vehicle drivers, crews, and commanders.
 
Himalayan Expeditions Support Find Thuraya + WiCis Sports Combining Their Expertise
Thuraya Telecommunications has donated its IP+ terminal, SatSleeve+ and SatSleeve Hotspot.
 
First Launch Scheduled For Late April For Russia's Vostochny Spaceport
The construction of the Vostochny space launch center in the Amur region began in 2012.
 
SpaceX Wins Round One Versus Broadcom
The original lawsuit was filed by Broadcom, a semiconductor company, on March 23.
 
Direct Access To Satellite Imagery For Qatar Armed Forces Via A New Airbus Defence & Space Contract
This complete infrastructure will allow QAF to receive and process satellite data and give them the capacity to produce value added data and situation reports for military operations and various government applications.
 
GRC + Network Innovations Deliver A First... World’s First Commercial Global Xpress Enterprise Customer
“We are delighted to have secured the first commercial Enterprise customer for the new Global Xpress service, anywhere in the world. 
 
Harris' $17 Million Order... Supply Tactical Radios To Middle East Nation
...is the first international tactical radio to simultaneously support wideband communications, mobile ad-hoc networking, and legacy narrowband waveforms.
 
Geomatica 2016 Rolls Out From PCI Geomatics
Geomatica 2016 improves accuracy and speed for key geo-image processing steps, including aerotriangulation and bundle adjustment, automatic contrast control and mosaic touch-up.
 
Ultra-Deepwater Project Awarded To ITC Global For Remote Offshore Comms By Saipem
The seven-year, $6.5 million contract, awarded by Saipem, is part of the Kaombo Field Development Project in offshore Angola.
 
Xytech's NAB 2016 Focus Will Be On Their MediaPulse Offering
The mission of this release is to drive and simplify order automation and make connection to the other operational tools in your ecosystem easier than ever.
 
Telenor to Host Satellite Interference Workshop in Oslo
will focus on technical resolutions to technical problems.