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March 30th, 2016
China's 22nd BeiDou Navigation Satellite Is Launched
The satellite lifted off from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in China's southwest Sichuan Province on March 30, 2016.
ISRO's Seventh IRNSS Satellite To Lift Off In Late April
The official said the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV-C33 will carry the satellite with a lift-off mass of 1,425 kg from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR, in Sriharikota, India.
Argentina's Arsat III Satellite Program Cancelled
Arsat II, currently in orbit, wil also require funding from outside of the state project.
A Re-Engineered Post-Sales Relationship From Bridge Technologies
The Omega program is structured to provide intensive support for customers by guaranteeing optimum system performance and continuity of knowledge for incoming engineering staff.
Satellite Installer Training Completed In Nigeria By SES + StarTimes
ELEVATE, launched in 2012, is the SES Quality Assurance and Accreditation training program for installers across the African continent.
Keysight Technologies To Maximize Customer Technology + Migration Services
Technology advances across all industries are rapidly changing, while budgets are continuing to be constrained.
Space Weather As A Global Challenge Event To Be Presented By Secure World Foundation + US Department of State
High-impact solar events together with routine variations in solar activity pose a significant risk to critical infrastructure and facilities—from navigation satellites to the electrical power grid.
SMD Wet Tantalum Capacitor From Vishay Intertechnology Offers Small Size for Avionics + Aerospace Applications
The T22 combines a reverse voltage of 1.5 V at +85 degrees C with increased thermal shock capability of 300 cycles in a surface-mount package.
Opportunities For Wireless Backhaul Links Studied + Reported On By ABI Research
ABI Research forecasts that the market will deploy more than one million Sub-6 GHz licensed backhaul links by 2020.
A New Range Of SATCOM Amplifiers To Be Showcased @ NAB2016 By Stellar Satcom
The new range includes rack-mounted touch-screen traveling wave tube amplifiers (TWTA); Ku- and Ka-band series ultra linear, high efficiency TWTAs and a lightweight SAT-BUC.
XCOR Aerospace BOD Takes On New Additions... All Come w/Experience In Air + Space Industry                                                                           
...their insights and experience in the air and space technology industry are crucial for the pioneering sector of reusable rocket-engines and are certain of adding valuable contributions. 
BridgeSat's New Senior VP Of Operations Comes w/Worldwide Operational Experience
“Joe's leadership and experience with complex ground networks and operations makes him ideally suited to the challenges of creating our optical communications network.”