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White House tells NASA to resume co-operation with ISRO

April 7th, 2019 by

Apparently under pressure from the White House, NASA has resumed co-operation with its Indian counterpart ISRO reversing a recent decision to suspend it over orbital debris resulting from the recent Indian anti-satellite test.

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Prosecutors uncover systemic legal violations by Roskosmos

November 28th, 2018 by

The Russian Prosecutor General’s Office has detected systemic legal violations in the work of State Space Corporation, Roskosmos, between 2017 and the first half of 2018. In total, 1,700 violations had been revealed, Official Spokesman Alexander Kurennoy said, adding that 16 criminal cases had been launched.

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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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