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Archive for February 18th, 2018

Delay of the day: Falcon 9/Paz

February 18th, 2018 by

SpaceX has pushed back the launch of a Spanish radar observation satellite from California from Sunday until 21 February.

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Progress MS-08 docks with ISS

February 18th, 2018 by

On 15 February at 1038 UTC the cargo transportation spacecraft Progress MS-08 successfully docked with the propulsion compartment of the Service Module Zvezda of the International Space Station (ISS).

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MDA to provide optical communication payload design for SpaceDataHighway

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MDA announced that it has signed a contract valued at approximately C$4 million with Airbus for design studies dedicated to the optical data relay payload of the third SpaceDataHighway satellite.

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Eutelsat Communications S.A. results 1H FY 2017-2018

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The Board of Directors of Eutelsat Communications has reviewed the financial results for the half-year ending 31 December 2017.

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Chinese satellite industry to disrupt markets across Eurasia – report

February 18th, 2018 by

NSR’s industry-first China Satcom Markets (CSM) report finds a Chinese satellite industry primed to take a larger share of the global satcom market through attractive one-stop-shop offerings, aggressive growth plans and enhanced exports.

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