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Archive for August 15th, 2017

S7 plans to use Zenit for Sea Launch until 2023

August 15th, 2017 by

Russia’s S7 Space Transportation Systems company plans to start launching Zenit-3SL rockets from the Sea Launch floating platform and continue until 2023, the company said on its website.

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Amazonas 5 launch may be delayed – report

August 15th, 2017 by

The launch of a Proton-M launch vehicle carrying the Amazonas-5 communication satellite from the Baikonur Cosmodrome may be postponed due to the launch vehicle’s late shipment by the manufacturer, Interfax news agency reported.

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DigitalGlobe announces 4-year direct access contract with Australia

August 15th, 2017 by

DigitalGlobe, Inc. announced that it signed a Direct Access Program (DAP) contract with the Australian Department of Defence. This multi-year agreement will allow the Australian government to access DigitalGlobe’s industry-leading commercial satellite imaging constellation to support defence and intelligence missions.

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NASA signs data services agreement for Polar Satellite Program

August 15th, 2017 by

NASA has procured combined data support services under an agreement with the Norwegian Space Centre in Oslo, Norway, for the Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) programme and various co-operative international missions. This action is supported under an international agreement between the United States and Norway.

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