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June 27th, 2016
 
 
Disputed Nepal + Indian Border Areas Intend To Install GPS Pillars Boundary System To Help Solve Geographical Differences
The third meeting of the Nepal-India Boundary Working Group (BWG) decided to install the 8,553 border pillars with the Boundary Global Navigation Satellite System
 
China's Largest Launch Vehicle To Launch Later This Year
The rocket, designed to carry 25 tons into LEO, will be launched from the Wenchang satellite launch center in south China's Hainan Province.
 
AVIATOR 200S From Cobham Aerospace Communications Wins Airbus Contract
The Aviator 200S aims at providing voice and data air-ground communication,
 
The Needs Of The Humanitarian Community Served By Télécoms Sans Frontières + Inmarsat
Inmarsat became the first official partner of TSF in 2000 and continues to provide free satellite equipment and airtime wherever the NGO deploys for first responder operations.
 
More To See Now With DigitalGlobe's WorldView-1 Satellite
WorldView-1 now passes directly overhead Earth locations at approximately 1:30 p.m. local time.
 
Harris SINCGARS Radio To Support Aviation Force In The Middle East
Harris will provide Single Channel Ground and Airborne Radio System (SINCGARS) radios.
 
Israel's EROS-B Satellite Rustles Up High Res Images For Rio Olympics
Eros-B will provide security; Israeli firms will transmit live video and guide tourists to the best transport routes between competitions.
 
 
Combining Imagery Forces Are Sentinel-1A + Sentinel-1B
With both satellites finally in the same orbit, together they can cover the entire globe every six days.  
 
China's Successful Launch Of New Generation Long March-7 Rocket
The launch success also marks a key step towards China's plans to eventually operate a permanent space station in the final step of the country's three-phase manned space program.
 
UAE Space Agency + Lockheed Martin Collaborate... On Track To The Path For Next Generation Space Talent 
The program supports the UAE’s strategic vision to create an indigenous talent pipeline of students and professionals inspired towards long-term careers in the space industry.
 
Agile Complex Wireless Signals Can Certainly Be Challenging — Keysight Technologies' Free Webinar To Sort All Of That Out...
Selecting the correct test instruments has become essential for the current project as well as future ones.
 
Space Foundations Opens Nominations For General James E. Hill Lifetime Space Achievement Award
Any person may nominate a candidate for the award, with the exception that individuals may not nominate themselves.
 
The Space + Defense Organizations Of Aerojet Rocketdyne Get Re-Org'd
A key aspect of the alignment is placing Aerojet Rocketdyne’s newly formed Defense Business Unit headquarters in Huntsville, Alabama, along with the company’s Defense Advanced Programs, known as the Rocket Shopâ„ .
 
Rural Broadband Penetration Webinar To Be Conducted By Gilat + NSR
Hear more about how to cost-effectively provide home broadband connectivity in rural areas.
 
Inmarsat's GX Aviation Keeps 'em Connected...Certified For 6,500+ Of Airbus' A320 Aircraft
In total, more than 6,500 Airbus A320 family aircraft are currently in operation, representing over three quarters of the overall Airbus aircraft currently being flown worldwide.
 
Globalstar’s SPOT Gen3 Assures Extreme Vigilance Over Extreme Runners In Extreme Spanish Gran Trail Aneto Posets Race
...300 participants will run with a SPOT Gen3 mounted on his/her backpack ... precisely track each runner’s location online as they cross challenging terrain including snow and boulder fields. 
 
NASA To Fire Up + Test World's Most Powerful Rocket...A Gynormous Booster For Trip To Mars
The booster for the world's most powerful rocket, NASA's Space Launch System (SLS), which will power the agency’s astronauts on the journey to Mars...
 
GNSS Positioning Product Partnerships For Septentrio + Innovelec
This new partnership enables Septentrio’s products to meet the needs of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) customers in the European market.
 
Electronic Warfare (EW) Award By US Navy Goes To Harris Electronic Systems
The contract also includes testing and engineering services.
 
PrecisionHawk Helps Shape The Fourth Industrial Revolution... Awarded Technology Pioneer By World Economic Forum
"PrecisionHawk is among those companies that help shape the Fourth Industrial Revolution, a technological revolution that will fundamentally alter the way we live, work and relate to one another."