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- SES Moves AMC-21 From Land Launch To Arianespace. // Satellite News;2/26/2007, Vol. 30 Issue 8, p1
The article reports on the plan of Arianespace to launch the AMC-21 satellite aboard an Ariane 5 rocket for SES Americom in the second quarter of 2008. The AMC-21 satellite, based on a Star-2 platform from Orbital Sciences Corp., is being manufactured by Alcatel Alenia Space. The satellite will...
- Critical Mass. Warwick, Graham // Aviation Week & Space Technology;1/24/2011, Vol. 173 Issue 4, p168
The article focuses on Iridium Satellite LLC, an aerospace industry firm which operates a network of artificial satellites used in telecommunication. The company's plan to replace its existing network of satellites in 2015-2017 with new communication satellites constructed by the firm Thales...
- Airborne Satcom. Toensmeier, Pat // Defense Technology International;Jul2011, Vol. 5 Issue 7, p50
The article previews an airborne satellite communication system by Thales Alenia Space and Thales Defense and Security C4I Systems.
- Ariane 5 ECA sets new launch record. // Interavia Business & Technology;Summer2006, Issue 684, p41
The article reports that Arianespace in Europe has set a new record on May 27, 2006 for placing two satellites into geostationary transfer orbit including Satmex 6 and Thaicom 5. The 27th Ariane 5 launch and the 13th successful launching distinguished a new record for satellite mass delivered in...
- Short Transmissions. // Satellite News;10/3/2005, Vol. 28 Issue 38, p7
Presents news briefs on the satellite communication sector as of October 2005. Contract received by Alcatel Alenia Space from Israel Aircraft Industries; Launch of a GPS Block 2R satellite into orbit in Florida; Distribution agreement entered by Satelinx with Car-Tel Distribution Inc.
- 5 out of 5 for A5 in 05. // Interavia Business & Technology;Spring2006, Issue 683, p38
The article reports on the launching activities of Arianespace. Arianespace had launched a dual satellite mission last 2005 for Europe and India and has started the year 2006 with the launching of Hot Bird 7A for Eutelsat and the Spainsat aircraft for Hisdesat using the Ariane 5 ECA version....
- Dream Deflated. Taverna, Michael A.; Wall, Robert // Aviation Week & Space Technology;1/7/2008, Vol. 168 Issue 1, p26
The article reports that Thales Alenia Space engineers are struggling to fix a helium leak that is jeopardizing the first indigenous pan-African fixed satellite service telecommunications mission. The leak was revealed on December 29, 2007, barely a week after the 3.2-metric-ton, 6.4-kw....
- Alcatel Alenia Space To Build Turksat 3A. // Satellite News;2/27/2006, Vol. 29 Issue 9, p1
The article reports that Alcatel Alenia Space has received a contract from Turksat AS for the manufacture and in-orbit delivery of the Turksat 3A satellite in 2008. Details about the satellite are given.
- Thales Alenia to Build ATHENA-FIDUS. // Military Technology;2010, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p102
The article reports on the contract signed by Thales Alenia Space with Italian and French space agencies for the construction and design of ATHENA-FIDUS broadband telecommunication satellite programme.