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Archive for November 10th, 2009

FTA Satellite TV Files and FTA Support For Free to Air Receivers

November 10th, 2009 by

FTA stands for Free to Air. This technology allows home owners to receive free to air signals from TV satellites without subscription.

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APT books Chang Zheng launch for Apstar 7

November 10th, 2009 by

China will launch the French-made Apstar 7 communications satellite for Hong Kong-based APT Satellite Holding Limited in the first half of 2012.

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Second MUOS ground segment test completed

November 10th, 2009 by

A team led by General Dynamics C4 Systems has successfully completed the second of three incremental ground segment tests for the U.S. Navy’s Mobile User Objective System (MUOS), the U.S. military’s next-generation narrowband satellite communications system.

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Harris completes review of GOES-R ground segment

November 10th, 2009 by

Harris Corporation said it successfully completed the Systems Requirements Review of the Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite — Series R Ground Segment (GOES-R GS) programme.

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MDA gets funding for next-gen space exploration technology

November 10th, 2009 by

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. has received a C$46 million contract from the Canadian Space Agency to develop the next generation technologies and prototypes for international space exploration and spacecraft servicing missions.

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Intelsat, Ltd. results Q3 2009

November 10th, 2009 by

Intelsat, Ltd. reported results for the three months ending 30 September 2009.

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