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May 7th, 2018
 
 
Aerojet Rocketdyne Propulsion Pushes the InSight Mission from Liftoff to Landing
Before touchdown, the engines will have to steer InSight clear of the parachute, lest it come down on top of the lander.
 
ORCAASat Being Built by University of Victoria, Canada, Students for a 2020 Launch
When a robotic arm on the International Space Station tosses the satellite into orbit in 2020, the satellite that’s no bigger than a two-liter carton of milk...
 
Fire Damages ISRO Antenna Test Facility — Law Enforcement to Probe for Sabotage
Top sources at SAC said there was no damage to satellite payloads housed at the center. However, the fire did cause serious damage to the "antenna test facility"...
 
Upcoming Cubesat Mission Could Possess Navigation Via X-Ray
Interest in this emerging capability to guide spacecraft to the far reaches of the solar system comes just months after NASA scientist Keith Gendreau and his team...
 
Expansion of B'Band Services in Uganda to use Intelsat Satellite Services and Gilat Platform
The objective of the remote connectivity project is to demonstrate the ease of deploying the satellite solution and study the commercial viability and...
 
NanoRacks Racks Up Canadian CubeSat Project Contract
The project provides funding to post-secondary institutions in Canada as part of a challenge to design, build, launch, and operate their own satellites...
 
Seven Task Orders Received by Leidos from the NGA for National Security Projects
NGA collects, analyzes and distributes geospatial intelligence in support of national security. Under the task orders, Leidos will provide a variety of ...
 
Data Device Corporation's Single Board Computers for Space to Deploy in ESA's EUCLID Satellite
DDC SCS750 space computers will be used on both the Euclid’s instruments NISP and VIS. The VIS instrument provides high-quality...
 
Kenya's First Locally-Made SmallSat Set for ISS Launch on May 11
The smallsat that was developed by students and researchers of the University of Nairobi in partnership with Japanese Space Agency (JAXA) ...
 
Lockheed Martin's Indago 3 Receives Infrared Upgrade
The Indago 3 quadrotor UAS weighs less than five pounds and can be airborne in less than three minutes. Along with a low acoustic and visual ...
 
BAE Systems and Prismatic Agree on Solar UAV Project — One Year Aloft is the Goal
Engineers from Prismatic and BAE Systems will collaborate on the development of the new solar powered High Altitude, Long Endurance (HALE) UAV known as...
 
Showcasing Their Latest Technologies @ BroadcastAsia 2018 will be Rohde & Schwarz
R&S CLIPSTER is the gold standard workstation for mastering and distributing feature films and episodic TV. R&S CLIPSTER provides a...
 
ORBCOMM Announces Their VP of Investor Relations ... He Comes from Office Depot with Much Experience
he has over 20 years of experience in investor relations, financial management, financial planning and analysis and operational finance ...
 
AVX® Introduces New MLO® Band-Pass Filters For RF/Microwave Apps
The new BP Series MLO band-pass filters incorporate high-dielectric-constant and low-loss materials that are expansion matched to most...
 
The Third MilSatCom USA Conference to Focus on Next-Generation SATCOM
The two-day conference will also feature a networking reception taking place at the Airbus Experience Centre at the end of day one where a tour...
 
First 5G Call is a Success for Nokia and SFR
The test took place on  May 3rd, 2018, at the Nokia 5G Test Network and Competence Center in Paris-Saclay, France. The 5G call used Nokia 5G NR technology...
 
JRC/Alphatron Marine Says 'Welcome to Elcome' as Their Service Rep in Egypt
extensive stock of products and parts at the Suez facility, ensuring rapid response times and eliminating customs delays for ships in the canal.
 
Media Broadcast Satellite's 'Made in Usingen' Says It All for freenet TV via Sat
Network Operation Center guarantees the 365/7/24 availability of highly qualified specialists for monitoring and flawless operation of platforms... 
 
Vishay Intertechnology Salutes CMSE 2018 With Its Military-Qualified COTS Resistors and Tantalum Capacitors
With this format in mind, at the conference, Vishay Dale will be displaying a wide range of military-qualified resistors that includes ...
 
Airbus Foundation and Autodesk Say "Heads-Up Future Astronauts" with Discovery Space's 3D Educational Portal
brings aerospace into the classroom, teaches students about space exploration, including how to survive in space and fly a mission to the moon.