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January 21st, 2018
 
 
ULA's Success for National Security as Atlas V Launches SBIRS GEO Flight 4
And it's a go for SBIRS GEO launch. Two launches from two coasts in just one week.
 
Rocket Lab Celebrates Kiwi's Second Successful Launch with a Smile and Still Testing
...expects to launch more than 50 times a year, and is regulated to launch up to 120 times a year, more than any other commercial or government launch provider in history.
 
Aerojet Rocketdyne Contributes to ULA's Launch of SBIRS and Minimizes Debris  
SBIRS GEO Flight-4 satellite has 18 Aerojet Rocketdyne hydrazine thrusters that maintain its orbit and orientation for a mission of 12 or more years.
 
China Sends Long March 11 Off with Five Chinese SmallSats and Canadian CubeSat
CGST is building a large constellation of satellites to offer high-res imaging, video, multispectral and wide swath coverage of the ground from LEO
 
Arabsat's BADR-4 is Good ... Broadcasts mtv Lebanon HD and Musical One TV
mtv Lebanon HD started the new year broadcasting on Arabsat BADR-4 satellite at 26 degrees East, expanding its viewer from MENA to Europe.