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Boeing ships WGS-4 to Cape Canaveral for January launch

Submit on Thursday, November 17th, 2011 22:58

Boeing shipped its fourth Wideband Global SATCOM (WGS) satellite to Cape Canaveral Air Force Station to undergo final preparations for a scheduled January launch. The new WGS satellite will join three others that are already on orbit and carrying the bulk of satellite communications traffic for U.S. armed forces and other government agencies.Other Posts:ESA Hires Thales Alenia Space For S-band RepeaterC-COM develops inclined orbit satellite tracking capabilityFCC Grants Extension To ICOThe DVR Receiver is Changing the Way We Watch TelevisionUpdate: Israel announces launch of new spy satelliteKorea Telecom secures Intelsat 17 capacityNorthrop integrates AEHF antennasEC proposes Galileo be paid with unused funds

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