Weekly Top Stories
May 23rd, 2016 May 29th, 2016
A Breakthrough By Iridium® & Satelles — An Alternative To GPS Service
For the first time, end users now have access to accurate and resilient position, navigation and timing (PNT) technology that works anywhere on the planet, even indoors.
General Dynamics Goes Deep For US Navy... DMR Radios Ordered For New US Navy Surface Vessels + Submarines
Once the MUOS network is operational, it will deliver secure, smartphone-like capabilities including crystal-clear voice communications and access to video and mission command information with the quality of service that smartphone users enjoy every day.
SpaceX's Perfect Launch + Perfect Landing... Again! As It Sends Off THAICOM-8
But the rockets landed Friday and three weeks ago have sustained more damage...That's not surprising, since their landings were considered the most difficult yet to pull off.
Capital Raising Completed By SES For Full Acquisition Of O3b Networks
SES will use the proceeds raised to fund the total consideration of USD 730 million to increase its ownership of O3b to 100 percent.
Proton Push For Intelsat-31 Satellite Now Possesses A "TBD" Launch Date
"Technical reasons" are offered as the reason for this new delay.
HawkEye360's Pathfinder Smallsats To Be Manufactured By Deep Space Industries & UTIAS SFL
HawkEye 360 will be operating the world’s first privately-funded constellation of small satellites in Low Earth Orbit (LEO).
Inmarsat Welcomes Newest Board Member...She Will Be Non-Executive Director + Audit Committee
In her eight year leadership of TAS, the business has been transformed and moved from third position in the global market to number one.
Harris To Continue With Their SCNS Support For NASA
Harris gains extension from NASA for SCNS support program.
The Second Stage Of The Electron Launch Vehicle Is Qualified By Rocket Lab
The company had also qualified its 3D-printed engines, called Rutherford, which drive the rocket.