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January 20th, 2020
 
 
Gilat Satellite Approaching NIS 2 Billion Acquisition by Unnamed Multinational
The deal’s value reflects a 25% premium on Gilat’s market capitalization on market open Sunday
 
Iran Says Getting Ready for Satellite Launch 
Iranian officials did not acknowledge the mishap until satellite imagery showed the explosion, which officials blamed on a technical malfunction.
 
Strategic Partnership Formed Between HawkEye 360 and Airbus
This partnership enables HawkEye 360 and Airbus to fuse complementary data sets to maximize value to customers. Airbus will distribute HawkEye...
 
Rocket Lab Gets their Ducks in a Row for National Reconnaissance Office's 'Birds of a Feather' Mission 
has delivered 47 satellites to orbit on the Electron launch vehicle, enabling operations in space debris mitigation, Earth observation, ship and airplane tracking, and radio comm
 
Egypt is Set to Launch a Program for the Manufacturing of Small Satellites in Universities
nine satellites launched into space from 1998 to 2019 by Egypt’s Nilesat and the Egyptian government, Egypt currently tops the chart for the highest number of satellites launched by an African nation.
 
NSR Publishes Their Commercial Satellite Ground Segment, 4th Edition, Analysis and Report
This is the first and only report to segment equipment shipments and revenues into STB, modems, antennas and RF Equipment...
 
Transformation of the EO Industry Focus of Frost & Sullivan's Global Earth Observation Market Analysis
While surveillance and analytics solutions are being derived from massive data mines delivering diverse solutions across markets, multiple start-ups...
 
Iran's Home-Made Satellite Zafar Ready for Launch
Zafar is a 90 kg remote-sensing satellite equipped with colour cameras and can be used for surveying oil reserves, mines, jungles and natural disasters ...
 
Florida's Governor Welcomes New Headquarters forwMade In Space to Jacksonville
 The headquarters relocation is part of a multi-year expansion program that has generated over 50 new positions in Jacksonville since January 2019. 
 
Kleos Space Geollect as a Channel Partner and Data Integrator
Geollect will procure and integrate data from Kleos’ satellites as it becomes a global leader in dark vessel tracking capability whereas Kleos data will be...
 
A Bridge to Somewhere ... Australian-UK Space Bridge Webinar
...influence an emerging mechanism that provides the framework for effective collaboration and co-development of the space industry between two nations; the UK and Australia.
 
TCarta Developing ICESat-2 Bathymetric Product
In 2018, NSF awarded TCarta a Phase 1 Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant to commercialize new satellite-derived bathymetric ...