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September 25th, 2018
 
 
Ariane 5 Celebrates Multiple Successes Including a Dual Satellite Sendoff and the 100th Launch
Maybe a champagne toast will come later at Arianespace after today's multiple accomplishments. 
 
Morocco Steps Up ... Ready to Launch Their Second Earth Observation Satellite Soon
The satellite has a panchromatic resolution of 50 cm, and is capable of taking more than 500 images a day and updating its data every six hours.
 
Ireland's First Satellite Completes Major Milestone
EIRSAT-1 (Educational Irish Research Satellite-1) is a smallsat and is comparable in size to that of an average shoebox. In May 2017, EIRSAT-1...
 
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Reaps Million Dollar Award for Their C5ISR Systems
Kratos Modular Systems Division, which received this contract award, is an industry leader in providing specialized systems in support of unmanned...
 
NovelSat Provides Broadcasting Solutions for VRT, Belgium National Broadcaster 
They approached NovelSat with a request to replace their ground station links and contribution SNG transmission equipment.
 
MoU Signed Between ThinKom and Telesat for Enterprise User Terminal for LEO Satellite Constellation
As an initial step in the process, ThinKom’s ThinAir® Ka2517 phased array antenna system, which is currently in production for commercial and...
 
Spacecom Negates their SSL and SpaceX Contracts for the Amos-8 Satellite
The company added that September 25 was the last day for issuing an advance payment for Amos 8 and that the agreement will not be extended...
 
SiriusXM Enfolds Pandora's Streaming Music Service Into Their Satellite Radio Offerings
The combination creates the world's largest audio entertainment company, with more than $7 billion in expected pro-forma revenue in 2018 and strong...
 
Human-Machine Teaming Gains Funding from DoD for U.S. and UK Collaborative and Innovative Project
The U.S. research team will receive up to $3 million of U.S. DoD funding over three years, and the U.K. research team will receive up to £1.5 million...
 
Airbus' Space Solutions Shared as Sponsors of the 69th International Astronautical Congress
Monday an announcement of The Moon Race competition founded by Airbus and international partners, to boost the movement around Moon exploration
 
Statement from SKY Perfect and JSAT Regarding Successful Launch of Horizons 3e Communications Satellite
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