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Contract for GPS III satellites 9 and 10

September 29th, 2016 by

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Lockheed Martin US$395 million in contract options for the production of the ninth and tenth Global Positioning System III (GPS III) satellite.

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First payload agreement signed for new Bartolomeo platform on ISS

September 29th, 2016 by

Airbus Defence and Space and Neumann Space, an Australian Space technology company, have signed the very first agreement for a hosted payload aboard the new Bartolomeo platform of the International Space Station (ISS).

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