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April 25th, 2016
 
 
Ball Aerospace Scores Instrument Builds For NOAA's JPSS-3 & -4
Ball Aerospace will manufacture, test and deliver two OMPS instruments, support instrument integration on the JPSS-3 and JPSS-4 spacecraft, and provide launch and post-launch support.
 
Arianespace Launches Sentinel-1B... On Its Way To Meet Its Twin ...Copernicus Now Compete
Working together, the Sentinel-1 satellites will image the entire planet every six days.

 
Globecomm Brings Satellite Connectivity To AT&T IoT Services
This service now provides one integrated solution for managing IoT devices, networks and applications.
 
Intelsat's Game Is On For The Rio Olympics
High throughput satellite technology makes its first EpicNG play at the Games this summer.
 
High Power Solar Electric Propulsion In Development By NASA
NASA has been refining development of spaceflight electric propulsion technology for more than five decades.
 
China Planning To Reach Mars By 2021
The spacecraft will be launched by the new-generation Long March-5 heavy lift rocket.
 
NEC & Gazprom Have 4K Success Via Yamal-401 Satellite
The companies confirmed it is possible to broadcast in 4K Ultra-High Definition (UHD) format through Gazprom Space Systems' Yamal satellite network.
 
Boosters For NASA's SLS Cast At Orbital ATK'S Utah Facility
Casting involves filling the insulated metal case with propellant and allowing it to solidify or “cure” for several days.
 
EMC Receives Multi-Year Contract ...Provides Mission Critical Operations To Oilfield Services Company
"While others are cutting back to accommodate market conditions, we are investing in the future to distinguish our global leadership in mission-critical communications and content.” 

 
SES' Offers SATLAS... A Business Incubator That Provides New Life To Companies With Satcom Applications 
SATLAS will support entrepreneurs with innovative Information and Communications Technology (ICT) services ideas which could benefit from satellite communications.
 
GNSS Dead-Reckoning Receiver Debuts From SkyTraq Technology
S1722DR8 engineering sample, evaluation kit, and datasheet are available in May.
 
On The Show Floor: NanoSpace & ECAPS At Space Propulsion Exhibition 2016 In Rome
Attendees will learn more about these exciting technologies at the planned presentations...
 
Military Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Market Report 2016-2026 Reveals Drive Up In Demands
The global military unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) market is a dynamic one that will register strong growth during this period.
 
Airbus Defence And Space Detects Changes After Huge Hurricane In Farquhar Island, Seychelles 
Impressive changes to an island that was practically blown away. EO satellites revealed almost total devastation.