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December 5th, 2016
 
 
Turkey's Göktürk-1 Satellite Ready For December 5th Launch
The Göktürk-1 satellite will transfer photographs and images to the Turkish Air Force Command's Satellite Ground Station.
 
An OBH First Arrives In Kourou
OHB developed the SmallGEO platform within ESA’s Advanced Research in Telecommunications Systems (ARTES) program.
 
ISRO's RESOURCESAT-2A Has A December 7th Launch Date
The 44.4 meter tall PSLV C36 is expected to place the 1,235 kg RESOURCESAT-2A into an 827 km polar Sun Synchronous Orbit (SSO) about 18 minutes after lift off.
 
WorldView-4's First Image Released By DigitalGlobe
The first image, captured on November 26th, reveals the Yoyogi National Gymnasium in Shibuya, Tokyo...
 
The Expansion Of The Smallsat Market—An NSR Assessment
The market now approaches a point of diversification...
 
The CEO Hunt Is On For The Space Foundation
The CEO will be based at Space Foundation World Headquarters in Colorado Springs, Colorado...
 
SES' MX-1 Support Sky's FTA SatBroadcasting™ Efforts In Germany
The 24-hour HD sport news channel “Sky Sport News HD” became free-to-air via satellite.
 
Orbital ATK Expands Their Arizona Facilities & Workforce Opportunities
Orbital ATK will be moving into the Allred Park Place along Chandler’s Price Corridor...
 
Jola Jumps Into Africa With Satellite Service
Jola provides affordable satellite Internet to the aforementioned geographical area as well as into areas with limited connectivity options.
 
MultiSat Reaps A Licensed Affair In Mexico For Inmarsat Services
The Ka-band authorization includes Inmarsat I5 satellites...
 
Switzerland In Stitches...Copernicus Scans Stitched Together 
Kind of like putting a quilt together, except in this case it's huge photos of a country. 
 
Virgin Galactic's Successful Spaceship Glide Flight Prepares For Future Passengers
Despite the hefty $250,000 price tag, more than 600 would-be astronauts have already signed up
 
A Tactical Debut By iDirect Government
The iDirect Series Tactical Hub is a ruggedized, compact, durable and deployable solution that is easy to set up due to its reduced size, weight and power (SWaP).
 
Farmstar For French Farmers Gets Down And Dirty... Enhances Crop Production
These new developments come at the right time: after an extremely difficult year, due to exceptionally poor meteorological conditions...
 
Chinese Ground Station In Sweden Open For SatBusiness
This could be prove just as politically significant to Beijing as the facility’s technological benefits.