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ULA and RUAG Space form strategic partnership

Submit on Friday, July 31st, 2015 22:59

United Launch Alliance (ULA) and RUAG Space announced a new strategic partnership in which RUAG will establish a U.S. composites production capability located within ULA’s Decatur, Alabama, factory.

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Design changes for Orion fairing separation system tested

Submit on Friday, July 31st, 2015 22:58

Lockheed Martin engineers have successfully completed testing of design changes made to the NASA Orion spacecraft’s fairing separation system. These changes resulted from data collected during Orion’s first test flight on 5 December 2014.

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GLONASS-M production comes to an end

Submit on Friday, July 31st, 2015 22:57

Manufacturing of navigational satellites of the GLONASS-M family in the Krasnoyarsk territory has been rounded up and they will be replaced by the satellites of next-generation families – GLONASS-K and GLONASS-K2, a spokesman for manufacturer ISS Reshetnev said.

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New resources for COSMO-SkyMed second generation

Submit on Friday, July 31st, 2015 22:56

Thales Alenia Space, acting on behalf of the temporary association of companies with Finmeccanica – Telespazio, and the Italian Space Agency (ASI), on 30 July signed an addendum to the contract for the COSMO-SkyMed Second Generation (CSG) worth EUR182 million.

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exactEarth postpones initial public offering

Submit on Friday, July 31st, 2015 22:55

COM DEV International and exactEarth Ltd. announced that the proposed exactEarth initial public offering is being postponed due to current challenging conditions in the capital markets.

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MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. results Q2 2015

Submit on Friday, July 31st, 2015 22:54

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. reported financial results for the second quarter ending 30 June 2015.

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