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Archive for May 16th, 2019

Delay of the day: Falcon Heavy/Starlink

May 16th, 2019 by

SpaceX postponed the launch of a Falcon 9 rocket carrying the first 60 satellites for his new Starlink Internet service, citing excessive winds over the Florida launch site.

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Very High Throughput Satellite ready to pump heat

May 16th, 2019 by

Thales Alenia Space has delivered the first Spacebus Neo payload module structure, including the first ever Mechanically Pumped Loop (MPL) to be mounted on a telecommunication satellite designed for 15 years of in-orbit service. It will be flown on the SES-17 satellite that is due to start service operations in 2021.

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York Space Systems successfully completes bus commissioning of S-CLASS

May 16th, 2019 by

York Space Systems announced that it has successfully completed bus commissioning of its S-CLASS spacecraft platform from its Multi-Mission Operations Center (M-MOC) located in Denver, Colorado.

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Eutelsat America Corp. to participate in NASA study

May 16th, 2019 by

Eutelsat America Corp., a subsidiary of Eutelsat Communications has been selected by NASA for the Next Space Technologies for Exploration Partnerships-2 (NextSTEP-2) as part of the NASA Space Relay Partnership and Services Study.

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NOAA awards Harris GOES-R ground segment contract extension

May 16th, 2019 by

The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has awarded Harris Corporation a three-year, US$284 million sole-source extension on the ground segment contract supporting Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite (GOES) -R Series weather satellites – bringing new technologies that support increased capabilities.

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Eutelsat Communications revenues Q3 FY 2018-19

May 16th, 2019 by

Eutelsat Communications reported revenues for the third quarter ending 31 March 2019.

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