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March 20th, 2017
 
 
China Strives to Imitate SpaceX...  Recover and Reuse Launch Rockets
China is developing a system to recover parts of rockets used in space launches to bring down costs and make its space program ...
 
Japan's New Satellite to Keep an Eye on North Korea
The Radar 5 unit was carried into space on Japan’s mainstay H-IIA rocket from a launch site in the country’s southwest.
 
Orbital ATK Adds Their Expertise and Technologies to ULA's WGS-9 Launch
Both the satellite and Delta IV launch vehicle use cutting-edge technologies from multiple Orbital ATK facilities.
 
Enhanced RF Wireless Testing for US Government Program Supported by Quintech Electronics Mesh Test Matrix
Quintech’s mesh matrices are used in research test beds to certify the design of critical communications technologies for the military.
 
University of Virginia Developing Smallsat Ground Station...
The station will allow student engineers to track and collect data from their craft, scheduled to be launched into orbit in late 2018...
 
Success for First On Orbit Experiments for SpacePharma's DIDO2 Smallsat
The successful experiment studied the effect of microgravity on the kinetic profile of enzymatic reactions.
 
Record Setting Rocket Launch by USC Rocket Propulsion Laboratory Students
The March 4 blastoff from Spaceport America was years in the making and built on knowledge passed down since the lab’s founding in 2004.
 
L3 Telemetry and RF Products Successful Role in Iridium NEXT Satellite Constellation Launch
Each Iridium NEXT satellite currently carries the L3 T&RF CDU-100...
 
Marlink Acquires Palantir Their Long-Term Vessel IT Management Partner 
Marlink and Palantir already have an amiable relationship...
 
Multimedia Exchange Platform for Arab States Broadcasting Union Secures Newtec Dialog® Technology
Work to upgrade the architecture has already started, with MENOSPLUS+ due to go live later in 2017.
 
On the CABSAT 2017 Show Floor... UHP Networks Product Manifest On Display
The technologies from UHP Networks on display for attendees include...
 
Satellite and Cell Services Contract in Support of VA Transportation Services Through Kevadiya Gained by ORBCOMM
The VA recently extended the VTS program based on the success of the ORBCOMM-Kevadiya telematics solution.
 
Yahsat Has an EPOCH of an Experience with Kratos Defense and Security Satellite Fleet Support
Kratos’ EPOCH® Integrated Product Suite (IPS) will provide C2 for Yahsat’s Al Yah 3 satellite...
 
Inmarsat Maritime's Fleet Xpress Satisfies Hapag-Lloyd... Signs for Five More Years
Hapag-Lloyd has been an Inmarsat customer for more than a decade
 
App Notes from Keysight Technologies are Battery-Centric
Smart devices, which rely on internet connectivity to collect and exchange data, have a unique set of engineering demands.