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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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Eutelsat leaves C-Band Alliance

September 3rd, 2019 by

Eutelsat announced its withdrawal from the C-Band Alliance (“CBA”), which has been formally notified to the CBA members.

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OneWeb says it has secured priority spectrum rights

August 8th, 2019 by

OneWeb announced it has succeeded in bringing into use its spectrum rights in the Ku- and Ka-band spectrum.

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UK to examine Inmarsat takeover proposal

July 22nd, 2019 by

Britain said it would scrutinise the acquisition Inmarsat by a private equity-led consortium to examine any potential impact on national security.

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Guidelines for long-term sustainability of outer space activities

June 23rd, 2019 by

During its 62nd session, the Committee on Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (COPUOS) adopted a preamble and 21 guidelines for the long-term sustainability of outer space activities.

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