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December 8th, 2016
Hispasat 36W-1 Dismounts In French Guiana
Arriving aboard a chartered Antonov An-124 cargo jetliner was Hispasat 36W-1...
Inmarsat Moves "Condosat" Launch To Arianespace
The EAN payload is part of a ‘condosat’ constructed by Thales Alenia Space, which incorporates a second payload for Hellas-Sat.
From GEMs To Pipes To Tanks — Orbital ATK 's Role For The WGS-8 Launch
Both the launch vehicle and the satellite incorporated Orbital ATK technologies.
China's Place In The Space Race
End of year brings with it a reflection of what was, what is and hopefully what will occur.
Cobham Takes Away The Jitters... Steady In Space With RadHard Microelectronics For NOAA's GOES-R Satellite
 The payload instruments aboard GOES-R require almost jitter-free operation.
SpaceX And Iridium Regroup And Issue Statement Regarding NEXT Launch Date
"Iridium supports SpaceX’s announcement today to extend the first Iridium NEXT launch date into early January, in order to help ensure a successful mission. "
Space Foundation And Deep Space Exploration Comment On Passing of Mercury Seven Astronaut John Glenn
In 1962, Glenn was the first American to orbit the Earth, and the fifth human in space.
MX1 Eager For Eurosport
MS1 will handle technical services and satellite transmission of the Eurosport 1HD channel on HD+, SES’s German HD platform.
Spaceport America's Inaugural Rocketry Competition—Spaceport America Cup
Teams will be launching and recovering rockets all three days.