Latest News: 17 Feb 2017


Airbus to develop payload, ground segment for MERLIN
17 Feb 2017 - Airbus Defence and Space has signed a contract with Space Administration at the German Aerospace Center (DLR) to develop and build all components of the German contribution to the German-French Earth observation mission MERLIN. >>>

NASA's Juno mission to remain in current orbit at Jupiter
17 Feb 2017 - NASA's Juno mission to Jupiter, which has been in orbit around the gas giant since 4 July 2016, will remain in its current 53-day orbit for the remainder of the mission. This will allow Juno to accomplish its science goals, while avoiding the risk of a previously-planned engine firing that would have reduced the spacecraft's orbital period to 14 days. >>>


MDA may buy DigitalGlobe
17 Feb 2017 - MacDonald Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. is in talks to buy DigitalGlobe Inc. for about US$2 billion to US$3 billion, Dow Jones reported, citing sources. >>>





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