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Archive for May 13th, 2014

Proton M/Ekspress AM4R rolled out to launch pad

May 13th, 2014 by

The Proton M/Ekspress AM4R integrated launch vehicle (ILV) was rolled out to the launch pad at 0030 UTC today, where the ILV was installed on the launch pad and erected.

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Russia’s rocket retaliation

May 13th, 2014 by

Russia will bar the United States from using Russian-made rocket engines for military satellite launches, Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said, retaliating for sanctions on high-tech equipment which Washington has imposed over the Ukraine crisis.

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QinetiQ awarded extension to ISS module servicing contract

May 13th, 2014 by

QinetiQ has been awarded a contract extension for servicing the hardware components in the Columbus module, a component of the International Space Station (ISS) that houses various science laboratories and is the European Space Agency’s (ESA) biggest contribution to the ISS.

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Airbus Group (Defence and Space) results Q1 2014

May 13th, 2014 by

Airbus Group (stock exchange symbol: AIR) reported first quarter 2014 results.

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