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SES and ESA set up new government satcom platform

November 21st, 2017 by

SES leads a European consortium of industry partners to sign an agreement with the European Space Agency (ESA) to set up Pacis-1, a new satellite communication platform for governments that is aimed at making secure satellite communications accessible and available to governments and institutions.

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SSTL confirms sale of SST-US assets to General Atomics

November 13th, 2017 by

Surrey Satellite Technology Limited (SSTL) announced that General Atomics (GA) has acquired the assets of SSTL’s subsidiary in the U.S. (SST-US) as well as taking over its on-going projects.

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FIMI completes control acquisition transaction in IAI’s ImageSat

November 6th, 2017 by

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) announced it has entered an agreement with FIMI, the largest Private Equity fund in Israel (FIMI).

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Maxar Technologies results Q3 2017

November 3rd, 2017 by

Maxar Technologies Ltd. (formerly MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.) reported financial results for the third quarter ending 30 September 2017. U

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Orbital ATK, Inc. results Q3 2017

November 2nd, 2017 by

Orbital ATK, Inc. reported financial results for the third quarter of 2017.

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Telesat Canada results Q3 2017

November 2nd, 2017 by

Telesat Canada announced its financial results for the three and nine-month periods ending 30 September 2017.

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