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RSC Energia head Solntsev steps down

July 4th, 2018 by

Vladimir Solntsev, the head of the Rocket and Space Corporation Energia (RSC Energia) is to step down on 3 August, corporation officials were quoted as saying.

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Dmitri Rogozin appointed head of Roskosmos

May 28th, 2018 by

Russian President Vladimir Putin asked Dmitri Rogozin to head State Corporation Roskosmos. Mr. Rogozin is going to replace Igor Komarov in this position.

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Dr K Sivan appointed as new ISRO Chairman

January 11th, 2018 by

Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre (VSSC) director, Dr K Sivan, is set to take charge as the new chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on 12 January.

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BridgeSat, Inc. appoints Barry Matsumori as CEO

July 12th, 2017 by

Allied Minds plc announced the appointment of Barry Matsumori as CEO of BridgeSat, Inc. (BridgeSat) effective 17 July 2017.

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NASA renames solar probe mission

June 1st, 2017 by

NASA has renamed the Solar Probe Plus spacecraft — humanity’s first mission to a star, which will launch in 2018 — as the Parker Solar Probe in honour of astrophysicist Eugene Parker.

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Airbus Safran Launchers to become ArianeGroup

May 17th, 2017 by

Airbus Safran Launchers, the joint venture created at the initiative of the Airbus and Safran groups in order to reorganise the European launchers sector, is to be known as ArianeGroup. The change in corporate name will be effective as of 1 July 2017.

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