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Archive for October, 2021

TAS to build HTS 113BT for Telkom Indonesia

October 28th, 2021 by

Thales Alenia Space announced that it has signed a contract with PT Telkom Satelit Indonesia (Telkomsat), a subsidiary of PT Telkom Indonesia (Persero) Tbk (Telkom), to build HTS 113BT, a new High Throughput Satellite telecommunications satellite in C-band/Ku-Band from its orbital position at 113° East.

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Progress MS-18 launched to ISS

October 28th, 2021 by

Rocket: Soyuz 2.1a, Payload: Progress MS-18, Date: 28 October 2021, 0000 UTC; Launch site: Baikonur, Kazakhstan. The Progress MS-18 cargo spacecraft was accurately placed on the target orbit for another mission to the International Space Station.

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Verizon and Project Kuiper team up to develop connectivity solutions

October 26th, 2021 by

Verizon Communications Inc. and Project Kuiper, the low Earth orbit (LEO) satellite network from Amazon.com, Inc., announced a strategic collaboration to develop connectivity solutions for unserved and underserved communities.

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AAC Clyde Space, Orbcomm, Saab to develop maritime communication service

October 26th, 2021 by

AAC Clyde Space AB has entered a Memorandum of Understanding to co-operate with Orbcomm and Saab to develop the next generation of global maritime communication services based on a VHF Data Exchange System (VDES).

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Airbus, Air Liquide and ispace Europe set up EURO2MOON

October 26th, 2021 by

Airbus Defence and Space, Air Liquide and ispace Europe have announced the joint creation of EURO2MOON. This non-profit organisation will be dedicated to promoting a better use of lunar natural resources, while accelerating the cis-lunar economy and federating industrial efforts across Europe.

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Replacement launched for first Japanese navsat

October 26th, 2021 by

Rocket: H-2A; Payload: QZS 1R (Michibiki 1R); Date: 26 October 2021, 0219 UTC; Launch site: Tanegashima Space Center, Japan. The navigation satellite was deployed into a 235 km x 36,005 km x 31.93 degrees geosynchronous transfer orbit about 30 minutes after lift-off.

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