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Rocket Lab granted FAA launch operator license

September 2nd, 2020 by

Rocket Lab has been granted a five-year Launch Operator License by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for Electron missions from Rocket Lab Launch Complex 2.

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SES responds to Intelsat’s leaving the C-band Alliance

February 23rd, 2020 by

SES S.A. Said it had noted comments made by Intelsat in its ex-parte submission to the U.S. Federal Communication Commission (FCC) dated 19 February 2020.

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Satellite operators reach deal with FCC on C-Band

February 6th, 2020 by

Intelsat and other satellite providers would receive as much as US$14.9 billion under a proposal from the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to compensate them for giving up C-band spectrum that is to be auctioned to wireless companies.

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EU announces funding for Ariane 6, other space-tech

January 22nd, 2020 by

The European Union announced EUR200 million (US$222 million) of funding for the Ariane 6 rocket launcher and for small and medium-sized space technology companies.

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ITU Members agree to new milestones for NGSOs

November 21st, 2019 by

Delegates representing International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Member States have agreed at the World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC-19) in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, to adopt a new milestone-based approach for the deployment of non-geostationary satellite (NGSO) systems in specific radio-frequency bands and services.

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UK clears Inmarsat acquisition

October 29th, 2019 by

The British government cleared the acquisition of satellite communications company Inmarsat by a private equity consortium after it accepted undertakings given by the acquirer relating to national security.

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