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December 18th, 2016
 
 
ULA On The Way! Launches EchoStar XIX World’s Highest Capacity Broadband Satellite
Despite several days delay due to a component that exhibited off-nominal behavior, and a minor hiccup this morning, the launch proceeded without incident...
 
Ariane 5's Heavy Lift Launcher... It Ain't Heavy It's Dual Satellites 
For the second time this year, Arianespace will orbit two SSL-built satellites on the same Ariane 5 launcher.
 
Spaceflight's BlackSky Sneak Peek ... Not All Good News
Folks got a sneak peek at images from Spaceflight, revealing Earth observation images of some areas of great social unrest.
 
Xplornet Expects Big Things With EchoStar XIX
Among a smaller crowd of about 100 in a VIP viewing area were executives from Xplornet Communications...
 
A Nanometric Satellite Is In The Works By MBRSC & Dubai Municipality
The satellite, called DM SAT1, is designed to collect and analyze environmental data using space technology...
 
Land Image Acquisition By Göktürk-2 Satellite Hits 23.8 Million Kilometers
The satellite was transferred to the Air Force Reconnaissance Satellite Command following the commissioning activities and trajectory tests...