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Maxar opens new facility in St. Louis

October 10th, 2019 by

Maxar Technologies announced that it will open a new facility in St. Louis, Missouri, to support growth in several U.S. National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) programmes.

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ICEYE Partners with ST Engineering

October 7th, 2019 by

ICEYE announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and a commercial reseller agreement with ST Engineering Geo-Insights Pte Ltd. to serve the commercial and government markets in South East Asia.

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ST Engineering completes acquisition of Newtec Group NV

October 1st, 2019 by

Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd announced that its subsidiary Singapore Technologies Engineering (Europe) Ltd has completed the acquisition of a 100% ownership in Newtec Group NV following the fulfilment of completion conditions, including the receipt of applicable regulatory approvals.

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Spire Global announces new funding to drive weather offering

September 26th, 2019 by

Spire Global announced over US$40 million in new funding from strategic partners including ITOCHU, Mitsui, and Scottish Investment Bank and financial investors led by the GPO Fund, Perennial Value Management Limited, and Bessemer Ventures. Existing investors RRE Capital, Expon Capital, Seraphim Capital and Qualcomm Ventures also participated, among others.

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ST Engineering acquires satcom anti-jamming capabilities

September 18th, 2019 by

Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd (ST Engineering) announced that its U.S. subsidiary iDirect Government, LLC (iDirectGov) has acquired 100% ownership in Glowlink Communications Technology, Inc (Glowlink).

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Iridium awarded 7-year, US$739 million contract by U.S. DoD

September 16th, 2019 by

Iridium Communications Inc. announced that it has been awarded a US$738.5 million, seven-year, fixed-price contract with the United States Department of Defense through the U.S. Air Force Space Command (AFSpC) to provide unlimited satellite services from its Low Earth Orbit (LEO) constellation.

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