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Archive for February 10th, 2019

Payloads arrive for Arianespace’s 5th Soyuz mission carrying O3b satellites

February 10th, 2019 by

French Guiana has welcomed the four passengers for Arianespace’s second Soyuz mission in 2019, which will further expand the SES-owned O3b satellite constellation.

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Airbus, JSAT sign co-op agreement for 3rd SpaceDataHighway node

February 10th, 2019 by

Airbus and Japanese telecommunications satellite operator Sky Perfect JSAT have signed a co-operation agreement for the design preparation of the EDRS-D node. This third communication node of the SpaceDataHighway system is to be positioned over the Asia-Pacific region before 2025. EDRS-D will lead to a significant increase in the system’s communication capacity and considerably expand its coverage.

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NGC completes next critical launch milestones of NASA’s JWST

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NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope Spacecraft Element (SCE) successfully completed acoustic and sine vibration testing at Northrop Grumman Corporation in Redondo Beach.

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Cygnus departs from ISS, embarks on 2nd part of its mission

February 10th, 2019 by

Northrop Grumman Corporation announced that its Cygnus spacecraft has departed from the International Space Station after an 81-day stay during the NG-10 mission.

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ViaSat Inc. results Q3 FY 2019

February 10th, 2019 by

Viasat announced financial results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2019.

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