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April 18th, 2018
 
 
South Africa Shipping the AZCube-2 Satellite to India for July Launch
The 4 kg. satellite, known as ZACube-2, was developed by the CPUT in cooperation with the French South African Institute of Technology. 
 
AST Awarded Patent in Mighty Micron™ Low-Earth-Orbit Satellites for Government and Commercial Use
Their patented features will allow them to support a range of government and commercial space mission capabilities that have until now been impossible.
 
SSPI's Future Leaders Dinner Travels West to a New Home — Satellite Innovation 2018
The Future Leaders Dinner honors three recipients for outstanding achievement by space and satellite professionals age 35 or under...
 
SpaceX's Triple Play Turns into a Home Run With Launch and Subsequent Deployment of TESS and Return of Rocket 
telescope/camera that will hunt for undiscovered worlds around nearby stars, providing targets where future studies will assess their capacity to harbor life.
 
Orbital ATK's TESS Exoplanet Satellite Launch Is a First on Exciting Journey for NASA Seeking New Planets;
This successful launch marks the 31st science spacecraft they have developed and built for NASA over the last 35 years.
 
York Space Systems and RUAG Space Partner for a Complete Space Deployment Solution
The partnership, unveiled at the 34th Space Symposium in Colorado Springs, Colorado, will further enable York to offer commercial companies a turnkey solution for...
 
Business Development Partnership Involves NanoRacks, ALTEC and Thales Alenia Space
The companies will build together a directory of end-to-end solutions to lower the barriers for European and Asian customers to access LEO. This directory...
 
Cobham Contracted for Life Support and Propulsion Systems for Lockheed Martin's Orion Crew Module
The components will fly on the Exploration Mission-2 crew module, the first flight of Orion with astronauts onboard.  Components for the Environmental...
 
Engility Gains Three Sole-Source Awards with U.S. Intelligence Community
In addition to intelligence analysis, systems engineering and integration, and cybersecurity, Engility will assist in core activities like modeling and ...
 
Training for UN Delegations in Cybersecurity Results in Kudelski Security and UNITAR Partnership
The number of major breaches continues to rise globally, driven by range of cyber threats ranging from phishing attacks and advanced malware, to...
 
The 2018 Fortress Cyber Security Award Issued to Code42 in the Threat Detection Category
The awards program, run by the Business Intelligence Group, seeks to identify and reward the world’s leading companies and products that are...
 
ResearchandMarkets Now Offering "The Global Space-Based C4ISR Market" Report and Analysis
Currently, the U.S. is the pioneer and leader in space-based platforms; however, other countries, such as South Korea and Japan, are also...