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Archive for December 30th, 2016

Last launch of 2016 ends up in partial failure

December 30th, 2016 by

The two recently launched SuperView-1 (Gaojing-1) Chinese imaging satellites were deployed into in a lower-than-expected orbit, indicating a partial failure of the Chang Zheng 2D launch vehicle.

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RSCC starts payments for new satellites

December 30th, 2016 by

Russian Satellite Communication Company said it has made initial payments under contracts with JSC ISS Reshetnev and Thales Alenia Space to build the Ekspress-80 and Ekspress-103 satellites.

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