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January 25th, 2017
 
 
Dual Passenger Launch Being Processed By Arianespace for Mid-February Launch
February’s mission with Ariane 5 is designated Flight VA235, signifying the 235th launch of an Ariane-series vehicle from French Guiana.
 
Japan's SDF Obtains X-Band Defense Satellite
The Kirameki-2 satellite is the first communication satellite for the Japanese Ministry of Defense.
 
Assembled and Into Final Testing is the EUTELSAT 172B Satellite
EUTELSAT 172B breaks new ground as the first high-power satellite in the 3 ton class.
 
Orbital ATK's First Client Buys Into Satellite Life Extension
...the vehicle has a 15-year design life with the ability to perform numerous dockings and undockings during its life span.
 
Shopping for a Satellite? Surrey Satellite Technology Makes It Into NASA's Catalog, Again
Suitable for a wide range of mission objectives, the platform has a baseline performance of 65 kg payload mass and 120-watt peak payload power.
 
It's a "Go" for Hispasat 36W-1
The authorization for this mission, designated Flight VS16 in Arianespace’s numbering system...
 
Getting Smarter, Terminal-Wise, Bringing Phasor and Thales Alenia Space Together
The companies will join forces to leverage Phasor’s knowledge in the field of electronically steerable antennas (ESAs)...
 
Signalhorn Wins Services for Africa's Most Diversified Marine Vessel Fleets
Whatever floats your boat, or in this case; diving, vessel leasing, sub-sea and construction support for oil and gas companies...
 
Moving On Up... Kagan Appointed as COO @ SpeedCast International
Kagan comes to SpeedCast from Globalstar, where he served as President and COO.