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U.S.A.F., United Launch Alliance + Boeing—GPS IIF-7 Set For Send Off (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] The U.S. Air Force is scheduled to launch the seventh Boeing built Global Positioning System (GPS) IIF satellite aboard a...
 
Space Systems/Loral (SSL), AsiaSat + SpaceX—AsiaSat 6 Arrives @ Canaveral AFS (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] Space Systems/Loral (SSL) and Asia Satellite Telecommunications Co. Ltd. (AsiaSat) have announced that AsiaSat 6 has arrived at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida...
 
Wednesday Update: ULA + U.S. Air Force...ANGELS Ride Share + Launch AFSPC-4 To Provide High-Altitude Surveillance (Launch)
[SatNews]  A successful launch, and as as the dust settles comments directly from the experts.
 
Ariane 5 Celebrates Big...Lifts The Biggest Payload Ever... Named After The Father Of The Big Bang Theory (Statements + Launch)
[SatNews] Aptly named after the scientist responsible for the Big Bang theory, this launch of 20 metric tons is the heaviest payload ever.
 
Russia + Krunichev—Angara Space Rocket Complex' Next Testing Phase (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] Preparations are now  in full swing for the launch of Angara 5 heavy-lift launch...
 
Ariane 5... Readies For Some Heavy Lifting Of Heaviest-Ever Payload...Georges Lemaître ATV (Launch)
[SatNews] Because the liftoff mass is greater than 20 metric tons necessitates that its separation from the launcher is planned for nearly one hour and four minutes after this July 29 liftoff.
 
U.S. Air Force, United Launch Alliance + SpaceX—The Wheel Continues To Turn Regarding Launch Vehicle Contracts (Legal)
[SatNews] The United States Air Force must now enter into negotiations with SpaceX regarding launch contracts—a federal judge order the formal discussions as SpaceX has...
 
Surrey's.. Orbital Test Bed Satellite To Car Pool/Rideshare With NASA's Deep Space Atomic Clock
[SatNews] ...next-generation programmable receiver equipment, allows in-orbit test, demonstration, and qualification of a product that will be used on...
 
Ball Aerospace + United Launch Alliance—Students To Have A Blast (Off) (Launches)
[SatNews] More than 100 students of all ages will put their rockets and payloads on display high above the plains of Pueblo, Colorado, during the seventh annual Student Rocket...
 
European Space Agency—Georges Lemaître Is Locked + Loaded (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] ESA’s fifth Automated Transfer Vehicle is now scheduled for launch to the International Space Station at 23:44 GMT on July 29 (01:44 CEST 30 July) on an...
 
Russia—Progress M-24M Heading Out For ISS (Launch)
[SatNews] Russia’s Soyuz space carrier with Progress M-24M freighter blasted off to the International Space Station (ISS) from the Baikonur space center in Kazakhstan early...
 
Arianespace Sets The Date For The Big Bang Mission (Launch)
[SatNews] This fifth and final European ATV – designated Georges Lemaître after the Belgian physicist and father of the Big Bang theory...
 
United Launch Alliance (ULA) + Air Force Space Command—ANGELS To Be Carried Aloft Via Dual GSSAPs (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] All work is progressing on schedule toward the United Launch Alliance (ULA) launch of the Air Force Space Command (AFSPC)-4's launch, set to lift off on July 23rd at...
 
Raytheon—France Takes First, U.S. Takes Second, UK Third, In Student Rocket Competition (STEM)
[SatNews] The U.S. student rocketry team, sponsored by Raytheon Company, captured second place in the 2014 International Rocketry Challenge in...
 
Russia—Oko-1 Early Warning Satellite Replacement Expected By Q4 (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] According to the Kommersant newspaper, "product 14F142" is on the launch schedule by Russia for...
 
Arianespace—ATV 5, AKA “Georges Lemaître”... Is A No Go (Launch)
[SatNews] The launch of ATV 5 “Georges Lemaître” has been...
 
45th Space Wing Supports Launch Of ORBCOMM's "X-Factor" OG2 Satellites (Launch)
[SatNews] ...the next generation of satellites have advanced communication technologies and are significantly larger with an "X Factor" that makes them even more powerful, efficient and cutting edge.
 
Senate Could Hand SpaceX A Monopoly In Military Satellite Launches (Forbes)
[SatNews] Forcing ULA out of the market would have incredibly destructive consequences for the whole military space program. 
 
Surrey Satellite Technology + U.S.A.F.'s Program HoPS Into Action For A Win-Win (Hosted Payloads + Military)
[SatNews] “Hosted payloads take advantage of unused spacecraft capacity on faster-paced commercial programs to provide a win–win for all stakeholders. .."
 
Arianespace—Fairing Fitted For The Lemaître ATV (Launch Preparations)
SatNews] The Ariane 5 that will carry Europe’s fifth, and final, Automated Transfer Vehicle (ATV) is now complete at the Spaceport following installation of...