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Archive for October, 2013

Latest ATV completes voyage to French Guiana

October 31st, 2013 by

The final ATV to be launched by Arianespace under current arrangements with the European Space Agency (ESA) has completed its voyage across the Atlantic Ocean and arrived at French Guiana’s Pariacabo Port aboard the AGATA M cargo ship.Related Post:Willis appoints new CEO of Inspace unitAon expects satellite operators to benefit from insurer profitability in 2010Roskosmos expects payment for Fobos-Grunt from insurersNew insurance underwriting agency for space risksUpdate: Eutelsat confirms SatMex bidLoral files Form 10-K, regains NASDAQ complianceHarbinger confirms interest in Inmarsat takeoverThrane & Thrane offer for Nera SatcomZemanta

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Amos 5 problem resolved

October 31st, 2013 by

Spacecom Satellite Communications Ltd. said it has fixed a problem with its Amos 5 satellite that threatened to shorten the spacecraft’s operational life by almost one year.Related Post:Willis appoints new CEO of Inspace unitAon expects satellite operators to benefit from insurer profitability in 2010Roskosmos expects payment for Fobos-Grunt from insurersNew insurance underwriting agency for space risksUpdate: Eutelsat confirms SatMex bidLoral files Form 10-K, regains NASDAQ complianceHarbinger confirms interest in Inmarsat takeoverThrane & Thrane offer for Nera SatcomZemanta

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Primary GOES-R instrument cleared for installation onto spacecraft

October 31st, 2013 by

A key instrument that will fly on the GOES-R spacecraft, NOAA’s next-generation of geostationary satellites, is cleared for installation on the spacecraft.Related Post:Willis appoints new CEO of Inspace unitAon expects satellite operators to benefit from insurer profitability in 2010Roskosmos expects payment for Fobos-Grunt from insurersNew insurance underwriting agency for space risksUpdate: Eutelsat confirms SatMex bidLoral files Form 10-K, regains NASDAQ complianceHarbinger confirms interest in Inmarsat takeoverThrane & Thrane offer for Nera SatcomZemanta

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Intelsat S.A. results Q3 2013

October 31st, 2013 by

Total revenue for the three months ending 30 September 2013 decreased by US$3.1 million to US$651.8 million, as compared to US$654.9 million for the three months ending 30 September 2012.Related Post:Willis appoints new CEO of Inspace unitAon expects satellite operators to benefit from insurer profitability in 2010Roskosmos expects payment for Fobos-Grunt from insurersNew insurance underwriting agency for space risksUpdate: Eutelsat confirms SatMex bidLoral files Form 10-K, regains NASDAQ complianceHarbinger confirms interest in Inmarsat takeoverThrane & Thrane offer for Nera SatcomZemanta

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Telesat Holdings Inc. results Q3 2013

October 31st, 2013 by

Telesat Holdings Inc. announced its financial results for the three month period ending 30 September 2013.Related Post:Willis appoints new CEO of Inspace unitAon expects satellite operators to benefit from insurer profitability in 2010Roskosmos expects payment for Fobos-Grunt from insurersNew insurance underwriting agency for space risksUpdate: Eutelsat confirms SatMex bidLoral files Form 10-K, regains NASDAQ complianceHarbinger confirms interest in Inmarsat takeoverThrane & Thrane offer for Nera SatcomZemanta

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DigitalGlobe, Inc. results Q3 2013

October 31st, 2013 by

DigitalGlobe, Inc. reported financial results for the quarter ending 30 September 2013.Related Post:Willis appoints new CEO of Inspace unitAon expects satellite operators to benefit from insurer profitability in 2010Roskosmos expects payment for Fobos-Grunt from insurersNew insurance underwriting agency for space risksUpdate: Eutelsat confirms SatMex bidLoral files Form 10-K, regains NASDAQ complianceHarbinger confirms interest in Inmarsat takeoverThrane & Thrane offer for Nera SatcomZemanta

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