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September 18th, 2018
 
 
Brazil Plans for Lucrative Small Sat Launch Business, But First Must Provide U.S. Safeguards
A previous attempt at a U.S.-Brazilian space partnership was scuttled in 2003 when the TSA ran into resistance from the leftist government of former ...
 
IEC Telecom and Scanmarine Deliver Satellite Solutions to Danish Customers 
As a result IEC Telecom is a significant player in the Scandinavian market both on land and maritime, and is now present in Denmark.
 
Commercial Satellite Contract Awarded by NASA to General Atomics
GA-EMS’ hosted satellite services provide a unique opportunity for customers to launch experimental hardware and payloads into Earth orbit...
 
Innovative Approaches for satIoT Initiated by Three Luxembourg-Based Companies
The project is specifically targeting the oil and gas, maritime, industry 4.0 and transport segments particularly for the management and tracking of...
 
Link Microtek's Integrated Rotary Joint and Slip-Ring Assembly Lowers Profile of Ka-band Satellite-on-the-Move Antenna 
Integrated rotary joint and slip-ring assembly lowers the profile of Ka-band satellite-on-the-move antenna systems.
 
UCLA's ELFIN Smallsat Successfully Launched ... Built by 250 Students Over Nine Years
The Electron Losses and Fields Investigation (ELFIN) is the first satellite built and operated entirely at UCLA. The program is currently comprised of...
 
Acoustic Testing of the SBIRS WFOV Optical Payload Completed by L3 Space & Sensors
The successful acoustic testing is a significant milestone that will keep WFOV on track for launch. As part of the SMC’s Space Modernization Initiative (SMI)...
 
Contract Awards in the Millions for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions to Build Earth Stations
Kratos will deliver two Ku-band Earth station solutions that include Kratos’ high-performance 5.0 meter and 6.2 meter Ku-band limited motion antenna ...
 
Thales Alenia Space Signs On to Support the ESA's Sentinel 2A and 2B EO Satellites
The service contract is worth 29 million euros for the period from May 2018 to December 2021 and is being carried out for the European Commission as part of ...
 
mTenna PLUS and mTenna SELECT Introduced by Kymeta
mTenna PLUS and mTenna SELECT work with Kymeta KyWay™ outdoor units (ODUs) to deliver performance amplification and coverage extension...
 
Thaicom to Provide Development Services for Bangabandhu Satellite
Under the agreement, Thaicom will provide BCSCL comprehensive business and market development services for the Bangabandhu Satellite-1, the first ...
 
U.S. Secretary of the Air Force Counters Space Force Proposals
U.S. Secretary of the Air Force, Heather Wilson, has countered several Space Force proposals that have been championed by Deputy Defense Secretary