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Archive for May 24th, 2018

Cygnus completes rendezvous, berthing with ISS

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Orbital ATK announced that the “S.S. J.R. Thompson” Cygnus spacecraft successfully completed its rendezvous and berthing manoeuvres with the International Space Station.

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Aerojet Rocketdyne demos low-cost, high thrust space engine

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Aerojet Rocketdyne successfully completed hot-fire testing of a new in-space engine, designated ISE-100.

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Teledyne e2v awarded second phase of PLATO contract

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The European Space Agency (ESA) has awarded Teledyne e2v, a division of Teledyne Technologies Incorporated, with the second phase of a EUR42 million contract to produce high-end Charge Coupled Device (CCD) visible light image sensors for the PLATO (Planetary Transits and Oscillations of stars) mission.

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ICEYE raises funding, confirms 9 satellite launches by end of 2019

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ICEYE, an Earth observation company providing synthetic-aperture radar (SAR) data, announced US$34 million Series B funding led by return investor True Ventures and supported by Draper Network VC funds and others.

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