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Disputed Nepal + Indian Border Areas Intend To Install GPS Pillars Boundary System To Help Solve Geographical Differences
The third meeting of the Nepal-India Boundary Working Group (BWG) decided to install the 8,553 border pillars with the Boundary Global Navigation Satellite System
The Needs Of The Humanitarian Community Served By Télécoms Sans Frontières + Inmarsat
Inmarsat became the first official partner of TSF in 2000 and continues to provide free satellite equipment and airtime wherever the NGO deploys for first responder operations.
China's Successful Launch Of New Generation Long March-7 Rocket
The launch success also marks a key step towards China's plans to eventually operate a permanent space station in the final step of the country's three-phase manned space program.
UAE Space Agency + Lockheed Martin Collaborate... On Track To The Path For Next Generation Space Talent
The program supports the UAE’s strategic vision to create an indigenous talent pipeline of students and professionals inspired towards long-term careers in the space industry.
More MUOS Makes Five ...ULA Launches MUOS-5 + Completes The US Navy's Five-Satellite Constellation
“I am so proud of the team for all their hard work and commitment to 100 percent mission success. It is amazing to deliver our second national security payload from the Cape in just two weeks."
Boeing's Broadband Satellite Spectrum Battle: Read The Complete Article @ GeekWire
"The Boeing Co. is laying out plans to put more than 1,000 satellites into low Earth orbit to provide broadband Internet service—..."
SES + Singapore EDB's Office For Space Technology And Industry Team Up With Next Generation Satellite Technologies + More
The partnership will also pave the way for collaboration between Singapore and Luxembourg universities and research institutions to develop state-of-the-art satellite and radio communications technologies.
A New Space Station Being Planned By Axiom Space LLC
The move to initiate a new space station was discussed by Suffredini at the recent NewSpace 2016 Conference in Seattle, Washington.
Harris' $1.7 Billion Contract... Foreign Military Sales For Tactical Communication Solutions
...has received a five-year, $1.7 billion ceiling, single-award follow-on IDIQ contract from the US Army Communications-Electronics Command (CECOM) to supply...
Russia's Report Reveals Location Of US Military Satellites In Free Space Database
The databases would apparently help make orbit operations more secure and hazard-free, but would also contribute to shedding more light on the militarization of outer space, which Moscow has opposed for many years.
Airbus Defense And Space's 'Twins' Double The Coverage For 3v Geomatics...Regardless Of Weather Conditions
Both sensors deliver imagery access with resolution ranging from 25cm to 40m ...and the ability to collect anywhere in the world, independent of weather conditions.
ISRO's Launch Is Successful With A Full House Of 20 Satellites
Mission accomplished as ISRO's rocket soared stuffed with 20 satellites.
SpeedCast Expresses About Expansion... Inmarsat's Fleet Xpress Part Of Maritime Sat Services Portfolio
...providing its maritime customers with a new alternative solution for their global communication needs.
NSR's Question: Is “Sticky” Good Enough In Maritime?
Using data from NSR’s Maritime Satcom Markets, 4th Edition, the market for broadband maritime connectivity by 2025 will be worth approximately $3.3 Billion.
Thales Alenia Space's Pay-Off For Payload... They'll Supply The Heart Of The System For RSCC’s Express-80 + Express-103
Thales Alenia Space Italy won a competitive international tender to supply the communications payloads, the “heart of the system...”
SSL Banks On Good Returns As Indonesian Bank's Satellite BRIsat Performs According To Plan
...to provide expanded secure banking communications to almost 60 million customers across the Indonesian archipelago, including locations where banking services were previously unavailable.
Up, Up And Away Ariane 5 Whisks Record Payload...Today's Launch Of EchoStar XVIII and BRIsat
...it delivered a total calculated mass of 10,730 kg. into geostationary transfer orbit (GTO)—setting a new launch benchmark for the Ariane 5 ECA version
Airbus Defense And Space... It Takes A Team For A Successful Launch
“Yet again, Ariane 5 has demonstrated itself as a leader on the world market, which doesn’t just happen by chance.”
Airbus Safran Knows How To Lift Up The Big Ones...Record Weight For Ariane 5 Launch
This Arianespace launch pushed 10.730 tons into space, which is a new record for the Ariane 5 launch vehicle—the previous record was 1.5 tons...
Tracking Sixty Years of Successful Service For The Naval Research Lab's Blossom Point Facility
By July 1956, the Blossom Point station went into operation.