On Tuesday, 18 February 2020 at 22:18 UTC (Universal Time Coordinates), Arianespace successfully launched two satellites using an Ariane 5 rocket from the Guiana Space Centre (CSG), Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana: JCSAT-17 for the Japanese operator SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation, and ...

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The “United States Space Force Vision for Satellite Communications” calls for an integrated network of commercial and military satcom services. WASHINGTON — The U.S. Space Force on Feb. 19 unveiled a plan to change how it acquires satellite-based communications for the ...

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WASHINGTON — Spaceflight Industries’ decision to sell its rideshare launch services company, Spaceflight, to two Japanese firms will benefit both Spaceflight and its parent company, executives of the two companies say. Spaceflight Industries announced Feb. 11 that it had an ...

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A Chinese Long March 2D rocket carried four "technology experiment satellites" into orbit Wednesday from the Xichang space center in southwestern China, according to the country's state-run media. ...

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Citing medical reasons, Russia's space agency announced Wednesday that it is replacing two cosmonauts who were scheduled to fly on the next Soyuz mission to the International Space Station in April with backup crew members. ...

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HELSINKI — China launched a Long March 2D rocket from its inland Xichang launch center Wednesday, marking a return to activity following the Chinese New Year. Liftoff of the Long March 2D, launching for the first time from Xichang, occurred ...

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Spaceflight CEO Curt Blake, and BlackSky CEO Brian O’Toole. Photos: Spaceflight Industries Last week, Spaceflight Industries — made up of launch service provider Spaceflight, and geospatial ...

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The Colorado Springs Chamber & EDC kicked off a $350,000 national public relations campaign. WASHINGTON — At President Trump’s campaign rally in Colorado Springs on Feb. 20, hundreds of people will be wearing red T-shirts emblazoned with the social media hashtag ...

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Mitsubishi Electric’s new facility at Kamakura Works. Photo: Mitsubishi Mitsubishi Electric Corporation has completed a new satellite production facility at the company’s Kamakura Works in Kamakura, Japan. Between ...

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Hughes JUPITER 1 satellite, built by SSL. Photo: SSL The National Weather Service (NWS) has selected ERT and subcontractor Hughes Network Systems to upgrade and ...

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