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Archive for August 6th, 2010

Inmarsat order of three Boeing satellites confirmed

August 6th, 2010 by

Inmarsat has agreed a contract with Boeing for the delivery of three 702HP Ka-band satellites which, through a new network, will deliver speeds of up to 50 megabits per second (Mbps) to customers.

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Thales Alenia Space delivers first three new Globalstars

August 6th, 2010 by

The first three satellites in the Globalstar second-generation constellation are ready to be shipped from Thales Alenia Space facilities to the launch site. They will be orbited by Arianespace on a Soyuz launcher in October from Baikonur, along with three other satellites in the first launch batch, to be delivered by the end of August.

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Astrium-KGS co-operation to kick off in 2012

August 6th, 2010 by

Kazakhstan will build a satellite assembly and testing centre in Astana in 2012 to produce satellites for local and foreign companies in co-operation with EADS Astrium.

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Inmarsat plc results H1 2010

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Inmarsat Plc posted financial results for the first half of 2010.

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Globalstar, Inc. results Q2 2010

August 6th, 2010 by

Globalstar, Inc.announced its operational and financial results for the three-month period ended 30 June 2010.

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US$1.8 billion credit facility for the construction of Iridium NEXT

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Iridium Communications Inc. announced that it has received in excess of US$1.8 billion of commitments from a syndicate of international banks in connection with the credit facility that will be used to finance the construction of the company’s next-generation satellite constellation, Iridium NEXT.

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