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Initial damage assessment at MARS

Submit on Thursday, October 30th, 2014 22:59

The Wallops Incident Response Team has completed an initial assessment of Wallops Island, Virginia, following the catastrophic failure of Orbital Science Corp.’s Antares rocket shortly after lift-off on 28 October from Pad 0A of the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport (MARS) at NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia.

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Russia launches seventh Meridian satellite

Submit on Thursday, October 30th, 2014 22:58

Rocket: Soyuz 2.1a; Payload: Meridian 7 (Meridian No. 17L); Date: 30 October 2014, 0143 UTC; Launch site: Baikonur, Kazakhstan. The governmental spacecraft was accurately placed on the target orbit of 968 km x 39,750 km x 62.8 degrees.

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Russia to launch 70 Proton rockets by 2020

Submit on Thursday, October 30th, 2014 22:57

Russia plans to launch about 70 Proton space rockets by 2020 from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, the head of Russia’s federal space agency said.

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ESA, USSTRATCOM to exchange more data

Submit on Thursday, October 30th, 2014 22:56

ESA has signed an agreement with the U.S. Strategic Command to improve data exchange between the organisations for supporting missions.

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Intelsat S.A. results Q3 2014

Submit on Thursday, October 30th, 2014 22:55

Intelsat S.A. reported financial results for the third quarter 2014.

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Eutelsat Communications S.A. revenues Q1 FY 2014-2015

Submit on Thursday, October 30th, 2014 22:54

Eutelsat Communications reported revenues for the first quarter ending 30 September 2014.

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