Recent Finance News
Orbital + ATK’s Aerospace and Defense Groups... Get The Nod As Stockholders Approve Merger
Approximately 99 percent of the votes cast at the special meeting voted in favor of the adoption of the transaction agreement...
Canada's Government Invests $500,000 In Conversion As Scene Sharp Fuze Go® Takes It To The Clouds
...sharpens color satellite imagery for object identification in both the visible and non-visible spectrum.
L-3 Communications' Newest Member Of The Family...Acquires MITEQ
Miteq's acquisition is expected to generate approximately $60 million in sales for the year ending December 31, 2015.
NexGen Satellite Propulsion System From Accion Systems Garners $2 Million In Seed Funding
“Our unique propellants and novel manufacturing techniques let us break from slow, expensive aerospace tradition and leverage advances in areas such as 3D printing and nanofabrication."—Natalya Brikner, CEO, Accion.
Cross Listing On NYSE MKT Is Norsat International's Intention
A listing on the NYSE MKT will enhance our visibility, particularly in the United States, where more than half of our revenues are derived from."—Dr. Amiee Chan, CEO, Norsat International.
Orbital Sciences Rockets Into New Engine Contract With Energiya
The contract, that took Energia three years to prepare, envisages cooperation to last 15 to 25 years."
Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) Enterprise Must Be Stabilized, According SecAF
"Our combatant commanders expect and demand the unique ISR capabilities that the Air Force provides."—SecAF Deborah Lee James.
Acquiring Minds Wish To Know... Genstar Capital To Acquire Telestream...
"Genstar’s mid-market focus and deep expertise in the software industry will enable Telestream to further accelerate our growth.”—Dan Castles, co-founder and CEO, Telestream.
Broader Global Distribution For ORBCOMM Services Via SkyWave Acquisition
"we are well-positioned to provide the industry’s most diverse portfolio of M2M solutions and connectivity options..."—Marc Eisenberg, CEO, ORBCOMM.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Brings In $40 Million In SATCOM Awards
"We are proud to have the confidence of these customers in supporting their critical satellite communications requirements."—Phil Carrai, President, Kratos' Technology & Training Solutions Division.
In March of 2015, Canada Will Auction A Plethora Of Mobile Spectrum
"Spectrum is essential to power our wireless devices, and our government is making it more available than ever before."—James Moore, the Canadian Minster of Industry.
U.K. Space Agency Plonking Pounds Down Into Europe's Space Program
"Our investment at this ESA Ministerial is targeted towards a smart mix of commercial opportunity and inspiring exploration."—Dr. David Parker, Chief Executive of the U.K. Space Agency.
Satellite Storage Demands Now A U.S. Government Accountability Office Study
DOD spent over $130 million for satellite storage over the last 5 years and is expected to spend over $206 million over the next 5 years.
Space Start-Up Incubations Planned By Space-Nest.
"An appropriate framework will enable small, innovative companies with strong teams to develop emerging technologies into commercialized products."—Ofer Lapid, Co-Founder, Space-Nest.
Into Edinburgh, Scotland, Goes COM DEV INT'L For MESL Microwave Acquisition
"We are now moving to a new phase in U.K. operations. We have seen growth in revenue in our Aylesbury facility over recent years and are anticipating further substantial growth in this supportive environment."—Michael Pley, CEO, COM DEV International.
Edmond de Rothschild Buys Into Thomson Video Networks
"We are now fully equipped to accelerate growth and deploy our new 'Behind Every Screen' strategic approach..."—Christophe Delahousse, CEO of Thomson Video Networks.
New Group-Wide Airbus Corporate Foundation Initiated
With the new Airbus Corporate Foundation, I hope we can reach out to a larger population and continue to inspire young people to pursue their studies and ultimately join the aeronautics industry."—Tom Enders, Airbus Group CEO.
World Teleport Association Names Those At The Top... Top Operator Rankings for 2014
This end-of-year report may surprise the industry's peers.
A Most Beneficial Investment Reveals U.K. Government's Support For Space Programs
This success is largely due to continued public and private sector investment, enabling U.K. industry to retain its technical leadership in many space and satellite capabilities.
NASA's Prize Money These Cubes Will Get You Five Million For Champion CubeSats
"Prize competitions like this engage the general public and directly contribute to NASA's goals while serving as a tool for open innovation."