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November 15th, 2018
 
 
China to Launch First of a 320 Satellite Constellation By Year's End
The first 60 satellites making up the first phase of deployment of the Hongyan constellation are expected to be in orbit and operational by around...
 
Arabsat Collaborates with Forsway to Offer a New Broadband Package in Africa 
In the company's first collaboration for Africa, the partners have teamed up to create a managed resource to deliver highly affordable broadband based...
 
Forrester Reports: ArianeGroup Reducing Full-Time Jobs + SpaceX Engine Test Success for Es'hail-2 Launch
ArianeGroup, in a statement, said that the ending of development of its Ariane 6 ‘next generation’ rocket as well as the need to keep Europe’s...
 
Momentus Space to Further Grow with Seed Funding 
Momentus will be providing in-space transportation services for satellites between various orbits out to deep space. The firm's mission is to provide...
 
Mission Microwave's Major Program Wins of More than $2 Million
Major customer expansions are based on the uptake of Mission’s Ka-band capability into newly certified terminals. Major program wins include both...
 
Africa Goes Big and Permanent... Selecting Globecast and Spacecom's AMOS-7 for Satellite News Gathering
The satellite's capabilities allow this broadcaster to uplink HD-on-the-move all within one beam that covers all of Southern Africa.
 
DigitalGlobe's Open Data Response for the California Wildfires
When crises like these occur, DigitalGlobe is committed to supporting the humanitarian community and fulfilling Maxar’s purpose of Building a Better Worl...
 
Kymeta Engages in Partnership for African VSAT Services with Liquid Telecom
This will provide high-speed bandwidth mobile internet access to private and public-sector organizations that would normally have difficulty ...
 
Spacecom Serves All of Botswana Taking Satellite Services to Botswana Telecommunications 
providing BTC with highest efficiency satellite capacity alongside migrating the existing network towards next generation VSAT technology. 
 
Early Bird Pricing for the SmallSat Symposium Available Now...
Less than three minutes is required for interested parties to register to attend this outstanding event that will be in session during February of 2019...
 
Forrester Reports: Russia's FSB Could Kibosh OneWeb's Launch Plans — Arabsat + RigNet Tackle Cybersecurity — Avanti Communication's Boardroom Dynamics
Russian news site Kommersant reports that Russia’s space agency Roscosmos is likely to lose their existing $1 billion launch contract, which...
 
Delay .... But Wait There's More ... Delay of Cygnus Launch to International Space Station
Loaded with 7,500 pounds of research, crew supplies and hardware, this is the tenth commercial resupply mission for Northrop Grumman.