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Howard L. Lance named President and Chief Executive Officer of MDA

April 14th, 2016 by

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Mr. Howard L. Lance as President and Chief Executive Officer of MDA, effective 16 May 2016. The Board expects to appoint Mr. Lance to the MDA Board of Directors shortly after he joins the Company.

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ULA vice president of engineering resigns after ‘inaccurate’ statements

March 17th, 2016 by

Brett Tobey, ULA vice president of engineering, has resigned after saying the firm last year refused to bid on a GPS III launch service contract because it was hoping to avoid a “cost shootout” with SpaceX.

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Telenor Satellite Broadcasting becomes Telenor Satellite

January 25th, 2016 by

Telenor Satellite Broadcasting (TSBc) announced that it is changing its name to Telenor Satellite.

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LeoSat Names Ronald van der Breggen as Chief Commercial Officer

January 20th, 2016 by

LeoSat Enterprises, an emerging company with plans to launch a constellation of up to 108 low-earth-orbit communications satellites, has announced the appointment of Ronald van der Breggen as Chief Commercial Officer. In this position Ronald will be responsible for managing the global sales and marketing operations of LeoSat.

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Universal Space Network now named SSC Space U.S.

January 18th, 2016 by

On 1 January 2016, Universal Space Network, Inc. (USN), changed its name to SSC Space U.S. Inc. The purpose of the name change is to leverage the strength and global capabilities and efficiencies of USN’s parent corporation, the Swedish Space Corporation (SSC).

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Rodolphe Belmer to Succeed Michel de Rosen as Eutelsat CEO

October 20th, 2015 by

Eutelsat Communications announced that Michel de Rosen has informed the Board of Directors that he will step down from his position as Chief Executive Officer in March 2016. He will remain in the role of non-executive Chairman of the Board of Directors of Eutelsat until the end of his current mandate in November 2016, at which point his mandate will be submitted to the Annual Shareholders’ Meeting for renewal.

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