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China launches more remote sensing satellites

April 10th, 2018 by

Rocket: Chang Zheng-4C; Payload: three Yaogan-31 remote sensing satellites and a micro nano technology experiment satellite; Date: 10 April 2018, 0425 UTC; Launch site: Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center, China.

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Israel Aerospace mulls launching own satellite

April 10th, 2018 by

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) said it was considering launching and operating a communications satellite after it was passed over to build the Amos-8 satellite for Space Communications.

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ExoMars poised to start science mission

April 10th, 2018 by

The ExoMars orbiter will soon begin its search for gases that may be linked to active geological or biological activity on the Red Planet.

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Govsatcom Precursor Pacis-6 contract signed with Inmarsat

April 10th, 2018 by

Inmarsat has been awarded a contract by the European Space Agency (ESA) as the Prime Contractor for the new “PACIS-6” Govsatcom Precursor project.

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