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Large, Geosynchronous Satellites Continue to Play Strong Role in Satellite Market

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

By Bill Ostrove, Space Systems Analyst, Forecast International. While small satellites and CubeSats are becoming increasingly popular, large geosynchronous Earth-orbiting (GEO) communications satellites maintain an important role in the space industry. Illustrating that importance was the announcement on September 5 … Continue reading

Finmeccanica’s Reorganization Continues Apace

Monday, October 12, 2015

by Richard Pettibone, Aerospace & Defense Companies Analyst, Forecast International. Finmeccanica’s restructuring is beginning to pick up steam. In late 2014, the company initiated a landmark restructuring that will streamline operations, reduce redundancies, and possibly lead to the sale of … Continue reading

GE to Achieve Commanding Lead in Electrical Generation Market

Friday, October 9, 2015

by Ed Nebinger, Forecast International. Analysts at Forecast International have carefully reviewed the details regarding the recent acquisition of the power generation assets of Alstom of France by General Electric. Their conclusion? With the growing use of gas and steam … Continue reading

Hoping to Build Up Private Shipbuilding Sector, India Moves Forward on Project 75I Submarine Program

Thursday, October 8, 2015

by Dan Darling, International Military Markets Analyst, Forecast International. The Indian government is exploring its options as it seeks to move forward on the Indian Navy’s Project 75I program involving a new six-ship class of nuclear-powered attack submarines (SSNs). These new SSNs … Continue reading

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PSLV Shows Strength in Competitive Market

Date: October 13, 2015

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NEWTOWN, Conn. - The PSLV primarily carries payloads into low-Earth orbit; however, it has successfully carried payloads, such as the GSAT-12, into geosynchronous orbit. This will make it useful for carrying smaller communications satellites, which a ... Read more

Orbital ATK Ships Cygnus Service Module for December Launch

Date: October 13, 2015

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DULLES, Va. - Orbital ATK, Inc. has shipped the Cygnus spacecraft’s service module to NASA’s Kennedy Space Center for the next International Space Station (ISS) cargo mission, scheduled to launch on Thursday, December 3. The OA-4 mission milestone ma ... Read more

Strong Demand for Saab's Line of Missile Countermeasure Systems

Date: October 13, 2015

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NEWTOWN, Conn. - Saab’s line of BOL chaff-dispensing missile countermeasures systems and its many variants should be produced in steady numbers over the next several years for some major international tactical aircraft programs. In March 2015 Saab ... Read more

Patriot AMD Radar with 360-Degree GaN AESA Tech Moving Toward Readiness

Date: October 13, 2015

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WASHINGTON - Threats such as drones, aircraft, and cruise and ballistic missiles may simultaneously attack deployed U.S. forces or America's allies from multiple directions in the future. Using in-house Raytheon funding, an upgrade to the combat-pro ... Read more

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Jeff Bezos to take on Elon Musk and Richard Branson with Cape Canaveral rocket launches

By: Samantha Masunaga and James F. Peltz
Date: 09/18/2015

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Future Vertical Lift Could Be Shot in the Arm for Industry

By: Yasmin Tadjdeh
Date: 09/17/2015

The Army's forthcoming future vertical lift program - which would replace thousands of aging helicopters - will rejuvenate the United States' stagnant military helicopter market, experts and executives said. .... Read more

Rich Russians are significantly cutting back on private jet travel

By: Alanna Petroff
Date: 09/12/2015

Rich Russians are significantly cutting back on private jet travel as the slumping Russian economy and weaker currency force them to stick to a budget. .... Read more

The Eagle Flies

By: Robert W. Moorman
Date: 09/01/2015

Growth has always been a solid barometer for success and Eagle Technologies LLC has growth in spades. Eighteen years ago, this veteranowned business started with two employees, one of which was the company founder. Today, Eagle employs 70 people and has moved five times to accommodate its growth. The company will soon move from its 59,000 ft2 (5500 m2) facility in Hampton, Virginia up the road to a sprawling 220,000 ft2 (20,440 m2) manufacturing center in Newport News. .... Read more


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