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August 21st, 2018
 
 
NASA's Parker Solar Probe's Successful Milestones Have Begun With a Boom 
As of 12:00 p.m. EDT on August 16, Parker Solar Probe was 2.9 million miles from Earth, traveling at 39,000 miles per hour, and heading to a Venus flyby.
 
"HumanityConnect!" Launches by Geeks Without Frontiers
The launch of HumanityConnect! was accompanied by a call for partners during the Global Grand Challenges Summit.
 
Maxar’s SSL's Fifth Robotic Arm for NASA to Reach Mars in November
SSL’s long legacy as a trusted contractor to NASA provided five robotic arms for Mars landers and rovers. That’s every robotic arm on the Martian surface!
 
The Prize from the Planck Satellite, or How a Group of Finnish Researchers Won the Gruber Prize
The unprecedented accuracy of the measurement results enables the birth, age, composition and geometry of the universe to be precisely estimated.
 
Mercury Systems' $11.6 Million Order Booked for Digital Signal Processing Subsystems for UAV ISR
Mercury Systems provides secure sensor and mission processing subsystems powering a variety of critical defense and intelligence programs.
 
CASIS and Teledyne Brown Engineering Offer Remote Sensing Challenge Using MUSES
MUSES can simultaneously host up to four instruments and offers the ability to change, upgrade, and robotically service those instruments.
 
Marlink's Maritime Partnership With Transmetrics Optimizes Empty Container Logistics
unlock the power of big data to optimize empty container logistics based on their extensive experience in demand forecasting and predictive optimization
 
Next Phase of Development Underway by SSL for DARPA's RSGS Mission Robotic Payload
a recently completed preliminary design review showed that the robotic payload design coupled with a Space Systems Loral spacecraft bus
 
SI Imaging Services' Feasibility Study of Using KOMPSAT-5 SAR to Measure Chukchi Sea Ice
This study presented that the KOMPSAT-5 SAR images can be used to produce high-resolution sea ice maps of the Arctic Ocean. 
 
RigNet's Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Begins Immediately
As CFO, Ahlstrom will report directly to President and Chief Executive Officer, Steven Pickett.  He will be responsible for overseeing all financial...
 
Cruising for Higher Throughputs — NSR Releases New Maritime SATCOM Report
According to NSR’s Maritime SATCOM Market’s 6th Edition, commercial passenger markets will post double-digit revenue growth over the next ten...