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August 21st, 2018
 
 
UPDATE: 24-hour Postponement Due to Weather for Arianespace's Launch of Aeolus Satellite
All are ready as the payload processing for Arianespace’s two upcoming missions from French Guiana involving the European Space Agency’s Aeolus
 
U.S.A.F. Accepts Lockheed Martin's Second GPS III Satellite... the Most Powerful GPS Satellite Ever on Orbit
The U.S. Air Force's "Available for Launch" declaration is the final acceptance of Lockheed Martin's second GPS III Space Vehicle ...
 
NASA's Parker Solar Probe's Successful Milestones Have Begun With a Boom 
As of 12:00 p.m. EDT on August 16, Parker Solar Probe was 2.9 million miles from Earth, traveling at 39,000 miles per hour, and heading to a Venus flyby.
 
"HumanityConnect!" Launches by Geeks Without Frontiers
The launch of HumanityConnect! was accompanied by a call for partners during the Global Grand Challenges Summit.
 
Pathfinder Flight of EXOS Aerospace SARGE Rocket Set for Spaceport America
A successful Pathfinder test flight of the SARGE reusable system will solidify the company’s plan to use this technology as the design basis of...
 
oneM2M's Diverse Membership Grows as Momentum Regarding IoT Accelerates
Ever-increasing efforts to advance the IoT has brought a jump in new oneM2M members
 
Advantech Wireless Technologies New L-Band to 720MHz SATCOM Synthesized Frequency Converters
The new frequency converters provide a bridge between high data rate 720MHz modems and conventional off-the-shelf satellite X-Band hardware.
 
Insitu's ScanEagle® UAS Provides ISR for Firefighters in Oregon
Comprised of aviation professionals, Insitu’s Mobile Response Team has been operating its ScanEagle® Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) to ...
 
Finnish City Declares as the Capital of Space
For a city that does not really reach the top lists of the world’s biggest metropolises, declaring itself the Capital of Space can be considered...
 
PSSI Global Services and Frontline Communications Keep on Truckin' with 16 Ku-Band SNG Vehicles for CNN 
They've agreed to build 16 new, state-of-the-art Ku-band SNG vehicles for use by PSSI News Group in exclusive partnership with CNN. 
 
ORBCOMM's New Executive VP and Chief Financial Officer ... He'll Take Company to the Next Level
he will make an immediate impact in providing broad-based financial vision, strategy and seasoned leadership to take ORBCOMM to the next level.