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Astrium To Build Ku-band Satellite for DirecTV Latin America


Astrium is also building the DirecTV 15 satellite and the Intelsat IS-32 satellite.

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News from the 64th International Astronautical Congress | Astrium Contract Boosts Kazakhstan’s Satellite Efforts


The Kazakh government is on track to leverage its contract with Astrium of Europe into an ability to build and operate optical Earth observation satellites.

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OHB Taps Astrium To Build a German Radar Satellite and Launch it on a SpaceX Falcon 9


The contract also includes the launch of the satellite aboard a Space Exploration Technologies Corp. (SpaceX) Falcon 9 rocket as part of a longstanding launch reservation Astrium had with SpaceX.

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In Switch, Telesat Buys Satellite from Astrium


Telesat's Telstar 12 replacement satellite will be built not by SSL, but by Astrium Satellites.

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Astrium To Build Ocean-color Imager for S Korea’s GEO-Kompsat 2B Satellite
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OHB, Astrium To Share Work on German Radar Satellites


The German parliament is scheduled to meet the week of June 24 to approve a billion-dollar second-generation radar reconnaissance satellite system, with spacecraft to be provided by both of Germany’s satellite prime contractors and launches by SpaceX.

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Astrium Expanding Its Propulsion Facility in Germany


Astrium is investing 7 million euros to expand space propulsion production facilities in Lampoldshausen, Germany.

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Eutelsat and RSCC Order Satellite from Astrium


Astrium Satellites will build a Ku-/Ka-band telecommunications satellite for Russia’s RSCC and Europe’s Eutelsat to be launched in 2015 to reinforce the two operators’ broadcast lineup at 36 degrees east longitude.

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Astrium Opens Propulsion Office in North America


The Los Angeles office will market Astrium’s in-space propulsion capabilities in North America.


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