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Archive for July 4th, 2007

Premiere Hooks Up with HypoVereinsbank

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Premiere has announced a deal with a leading German investment bank as it prepares to launch Premiere Star in Germany later this year. HypoVereinsbank is taking a 10 percent stake in Premiere Star, a…
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SAR-Lupe Satellite Successfully Launched

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The second SAR-Lupe satellite, part of the German observation system, has successfully been launched into orbit from the Plesetsk space center by a Russian Cosmos-3M rocket…
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Virgin Media Open To Bidding

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Virgin Media confirmed July 3 that it has received a bid proposal from an unidentified company looking to purchase it. Though the provider of cable television, telephone…
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Telenor Satellite Services Launches Secure Networking Technology

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Telenor Satellite Services, a subsidiary of Telenor of Norway, has rolled out Terralink Secure Version 7.1, a secure networking value-added service to enable users to more effectively filter…
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Two new members join SES’ Board of Directors

July 4th, 2007 by

Shareholders of SES S.A. at an Extraordinary General Meeting held at the company’s headquarters in Betzdorf, Luxembourg, on 28 June 2007 appointed Mr. Robert W. Ross and Dr. Ashok Ganguly to the Board of Directors.
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Centaur underperformance caused by stuck valve

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The U.S. Air Force, United Launch Alliance, the National Reconnaissance Office and other launch team partners are making good progress in the Atlas V upper stage anomaly review, the Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) said.
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