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Archive for June 23rd, 2019

Next satellite in the European Data Relay System arrives in Kourou

June 23rd, 2019 by

The second satellite to join the constellation that forms the European Data Relay System (EDRS) has arrived at its launch site in Kourou, French Guiana.

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Delay of the day: Proton/Spektr-RG

June 23rd, 2019 by

The launch of a Proton-M/Block DM-03, which is planned to deliver the Spektr-RG space observatory to orbit, has been delayed to a backup date, Russia’s Roskosmos State Space Corporation said.-

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Eutelsat 7C performing according to plan after launch

June 23rd, 2019 by

Maxar Technologies announced that the all-electric Eutelsat 7C communications satellite, built for Eutelsat is performing according to plan.

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LockMart selected for next phase of a small spacecraft mission

June 23rd, 2019 by

Lockheed Martin has been selected to design dual small deep space spacecraft to visit near-earth asteroids in a mission called Janus, led by the University of Colorado Boulder.

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Guidelines for long-term sustainability of outer space activities

June 23rd, 2019 by

During its 62nd session, the Committee on Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (COPUOS) adopted a preamble and 21 guidelines for the long-term sustainability of outer space activities.

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Harris Corporation and L3 Technologies set closing date for merger

June 23rd, 2019 by

Harris Corporation and L3 Technologies announced that they have received the necessary regulatory approvals for their all-stock merger and have set a closing date of 29 June 2019.

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