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Archive for July, 2016

Delay of the day: Proton M/EchoStar 21

July 29th, 2016 by

A commission of the Russian state space corporation Roskosmos has rescheduled provisionally to 10 October from 29 August the launch of a Proton M rocket with EchoStar 21 aboard.

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Countdown to WorldView-4 Earth imaging satellite launch

July 29th, 2016 by

Lockheed Martin has delivered DigitalGlobe’s WorldView-4 satellite to Vandenberg Air Force Base.

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NASA orders second SpaceX crew mission to ISS

July 29th, 2016 by

NASA ordered a second post-certification crewed mission from commercial provider SpaceX in Hawthorne, California.

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SiriusXM orders two new radio satellites

July 29th, 2016 by

Space Systems Loral (SSL) was selected to provide two high power satellites to SiriusXM, the world’s largest radio company measured by revenue.

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ExoMars completes first critical manoeuvre

July 29th, 2016 by

ESA’s ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter made its first critical manoeuvre since its launch on 14 March yesterday, firing its engine for 52 minutes to help it intercept Mars on 19 October.

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SES S.A. results H1 2016

July 29th, 2016 by

SES S.A. reported financial results for the six months ending 30 June 2016.

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