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Archive for December, 2008

Update: Small GEO programme moves forward with contract-signing

December 31st, 2008 by

Spanish satellite operator Hispasat said it has signed a contract with the European Space Agency (ESA) for the supply, launch and operation of the Hispasat AG1 satellite to be used in the Small GEO mission.
Other Posts:Acoustic testing for SBIRS GEO-1 payload completedIntelsat results Q2 2008SS/L veteran Robert E. Berry receives lifetime achievement awardVinasat shipped… just in time?Loral, MHR to modify transaction to comply with NASDAQ rulesHyundai Makes XM Standard In Some 2007 ModelsOndas Media Gets CMT BackingB-SAT orders BSAT-3b from Lockheed Martin

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IAI to indemnify Elbit Systems

December 31st, 2008 by

Elbit Systems Ltd. has signed an agreement with Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd. (IAI) with respect to all claims relating to ImageSat International N.V.
Other Posts:Orbit CEO Hints at PVR Launch Before End of 2006Intelsat results Q1 2008COM DEV gets approval to buy passive microwave devices product lineShin Satellite financial results Q3 2007Canal Digital Post Subscriber IncreaseViaSat expands agreement with WildBlueInmarsat Profit Nearly Doubles In 2006XM Satellite Radio To Air Google Commercials On Non-Music Channels

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Year-end GLONASS launch successful

December 26th, 2008 by

Rocket: Proton M/Block DM; Payload three Uragan M (GLONASS M) navigation satellites; Date: 25 December 2008, 1043 UTC; Site: Baikonur, Kazakhstan. The spacecraft, likely to be designated Kosmos 2447 through 2449, were successfully delivered to target orbit.

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U.S. Air Force changes TSAT plans

December 26th, 2008 by

The U.S. Air Force said it would issue revised terms for Transformational Communications (TSAT) programme.

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Inmarsat prepares for satellite relocation

December 26th, 2008 by

Preparations are nearing completion for the entry into commercial service on 7 January 2009 of the new Inmarsat-4 (I-4) satellite covering North and South America and the subsequent repositioning of two other Inmarsat spacecraft.

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Integral Systems, Inc. results FY2008

December 26th, 2008 by

Integral Systems, Inc. reported audited financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ending 30 September 2008.

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