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Archive for November 2nd, 2015

ILS, Eutelsat in Multi-Launch Agreement

November 2nd, 2015 by

International Launch Services (ILS) announced a multi-launch agreement with Eutelsat Communications. The missions will be launched within a seven year period from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.

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BAE Systems, Reaction Engines to develop new aerospace engine

November 2nd, 2015 by

BAE Systems plc and Reaction Engines Limited (‘Reaction Engines’) announced a strategic investment by BAE Systems and a working collaboration to accelerate Reaction Engines’ development of SABRE – a new aerospace engine class that combines both jet and rocket technologies. The transaction is subject to the approval of Reaction Engines’ shareholders.

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Galileo pair preparing for December launch

November 2nd, 2015 by

The next Galileo launch campaign has begun with the arrival of the latest pair of navigation satellites at Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana.

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NASA officially hands over command of DSCOVER to NOAA

November 2nd, 2015 by

The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Agency (NOAA) has officially taken command of its Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR) satellite.

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