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Archive for December 14th, 2007

SS/L to build S-band satellite for S2M

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S2M, a provider of mobile entertainment to the Middle East and North Africa, said it signed a formal contract with Space Systems/Loral (SS/L) for the S2M-1 satellite – the first mobile TV satellite covering the Middle East and North Africa.

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Report: video services to fuel EMEA transponders markets growth

December 14th, 2007 by

New analysis from consulting company Frost & Sullivan, “Commercial Geostationary Transponder Markets for Europe, the Middle East and Africa,” finds that market earned revenues of US$2,696 million in 2006 and estimates this to reach US$2,951 million in 2011.

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EP okays EUR300 million for Galileo in 2008 budget

December 14th, 2007 by

The European Parliament (EP) has endorsed the European Union’s 2008 budget worth EUR120.3 billion, including extra funding for the Galileo satellite navigation network.

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COM DEV International Ltd. results FY2007

December 14th, 2007 by

COM DEV International Ltd. reported financial results for its fiscal year 2007.

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Orbital orders more EaglePicher Li-ion batteries

December 14th, 2007 by

EaglePicher Technologies, LLC has been awarded two satellite battery programmes by Orbital Sciences Corporation (OSC).

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SS/L to build S-band satellite fore S2M

December 14th, 2007 by

S2M, a provider of mobile entertainment to the Middle East and North Africa, said it signed a formal contract with Space Systems/Loral (SS/L) for the S2M-1 satellite – the first mobile TV satellite covering the Middle East and North Africa.

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