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November 27th, 2018
 
 
Harris Ships Their Largest Mirror, Ever, for Large Synoptic Survey Telescope
Harris is a member of the National Science Foundation team assembling the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) on the Cerro Pachón ridge...
 
New Radio Technology from Raytheon Automatically Selects the Optimal Frequency for TacComms
During the demonstration, dubbed ESCAPE, Raytheon swapped out two existing radios on a Navy RQ-21A Blackjack for the company's X-Net ...
 
Doubt Now Exists Over the Reality of a UK Spaceport in North Sutherland, Scotland
Local reports say that residents are objecting and arguing that safety and environmental requirements are being ignored. Not helping is that the site...
 
Inmarsat Goes Pro Iris and Signs Five Air Navigation Services Providers
Iris is also designed to enable initial ‘4D’ trajectories, pinpointing an aircraft in four dimensions: latitude, longitude, altitude and time,
 
Thaicom's Repeat ... Second Consecutive Year Takes ASEAN Corporate Governance Award
This ranking will help to elevate the level of corporate governance quality among Thai listed companies in ASEAN.
 
Boeing Awarded Contract for More than $383 Million for Protected Tactical Enterprise Services by U.S.A.F.
This contract provides for a joint ground system to provide tactical satellite communications with enhanced anti-jam and low probability of intercept to...
 
Empowering NASA's InSight Mission — Aerojet Rocketdyne Engines Propel Success
The final phase of lnSight’s descent was powered by 12 Aerojet Rocketdyne MR-107N 50 lbf engines, providing variable pounds of pulsed...
 
Forrester Reports: Orion Testing 4K Signals from Multiple Satellites
The main satellites that Orion uses to operate its services, namely Intelsat-15 and Horizons-2 (a joint-venture between SkyPerfect JSAT and...
 
Speedcast International Begins Installing Telecom Systems Integration Solution for Eastern Mediterranean Gas Platform
seamlessly integrates multiple communications and security systems onboard one of the newest natural gas platforms in the Eastern Mediterranean
 
Telesat Selected by DARPA for DoD LEO Investigatory Project
The investigations will include evaluating the advantages of DoD using the same spacecraft buses as those Telesat will use in its LEO constellation...
 
Air Bases in Maine to Become Smallsat Launch Sites?
The tentative plan is to use a pair of former air bases as the project’s home. The former Loring Air Force Base in far northern Maine would serve as...
 
No Go for SpaceX's Wednesday Launch of HawkEye 360 and the First Cluster of Three Formation Satellites
the satellites will deliver a unique source of radio frequency (RF) data that HawkEye 360 will use to create first-of-its-kind analytics.
 
Ethiopian EO Satellite to be Launched by China in September of 2019
Ethiopia will join seven other African countries that have built and launched satellites. They are South Africa, Egypt, Nigeria, Ghana, Algeria, Morocco, and neighboring Kenya...