Latest News: 25 Sep 2018


Ariane 5 ECA completes 100th flight
25 Sep 2018 - Rocket: Ariane 5 ECA; Payload: Horizons 3e, Azerspace-2/Intelsat 38 [IS 38]; Date: 25 September 2018, 2239 UTC; Launch site: Kourou, French Guiana. Horizons 3e separated from the upper stage 28 minutes after lift-off, followed by Azerspace-2/IS 38 about 14 minutes later. >>>


NASA extends Chandra operations, science support contract
25 Sep 2018 - NASA has awarded a contract extension to the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO) in Cambridge, Massachusetts, to continue operations and science support for the agency's Chandra X-ray Observatory. >>>


Airbus successfully tests stratospheric 4G/5G
25 Sep 2018 - Airbus has successfully tested stratospheric 4G/5G defence applications with a high-altitude balloon demonstration. The technology tested, an Airbus LTE AirNode, represents a key part of Airbus' secure networked airborne military communications project, Network for the Sky (NFTS). >>>


Boeing completes acquisition of Millennium Space Systems
25 Sep 2018 - Boeing has completed the acquisition of Millennium Space Systems, a provider of agile, flight-proven small-satellite solutions. >>>





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