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FCC gives the green light for LEO broadband constellations

November 15th, 2018 by

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted unanimously to allow Space X, Telesat Canada and two other companies to roll out new satellite-based broadband services.

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Russia reportedly concerned about OneWeb

October 24th, 2018 by

Oneweb is reportedly relinquishing its majority stake in a joint venture with Russia’s Gonets after objections from Moscow, citing security concerns.

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C-Band Alliance increases its FCC proposal to 200 MHz

October 23rd, 2018 by

The C-Band Alliance (CBA) announced that up to 200 MHz of mid-band (C-band downlink) spectrum could be cleared, dependent upon demand, under its updated proposal to the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) opening new spectrum to support 5G wireless deployment while protecting current users.

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Russian space executive, 2 others charged with fraud

August 19th, 2018 by

Russia’s Investigative Committee said it had detained a deputy head of RSC Energia on fraud charges.

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Airbus, United Nations team up for universal access to space

July 2nd, 2018 by

Airbus and the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) have signed a five-year renewable Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that aims to jointly build capabilities in developed and developing countries in microgravity experiments and its related benefits.

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ESA Council endorses start of transition from Ariane 5 to Ariane 6

June 17th, 2018 by

The ESA Council met in Paris to discuss the path towards the future exploitation of Ariane 6.

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