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  1. Inmarsat Selects ILS Proton To Launch S-Band Satellite For Europe
    International Launch Services (ILS) announced a contract today with Inmarsat for the launch of an S-band satellite to provide mobile broadcast and two-way telecommunications services throughout Europe
  2. Orbital Awarded Contract For IS-18 Commercial Communications Satellite By Intelsat
    Orbital Sciences Corporation today announced that it has been selected by Intelsat, Ltd., the world’s leading provider of commercial satellite services, to design, build and deliver the Intelsat-18 (IS-18) commercial communications satellite
  3. Pratt & Whitney PurePower PW1000G Engine Completes Successful Test Flight
    Pratt & Whitney’s PurePower PW1000G demonstrator engine successfully completed its first flights on July 11, launching a flight test program that will run through the end of 2008
  4. ILS Proton Successfully Launches Inmarsat-4 F3 Satellite
    A Proton Breeze M launch vehicle successfully lifted the Inmarsat-4 F3 satellite into orbit today, marking the third mission of the year for International Launch Services (ILS)
  5. L-3 Awarded United Kingdom C-130 Contract
    L-3 Communications announced today that its SPAR subsidiary has been awarded an $18 million contract by the U.K. Ministry of Defence, Royal Air Force to perform outer wing replacements on three C-130K aircraft
  6. GE Ultrasonic Flaw Detectors Provide Flexible Solution Platform
    GE Sensing & Inspection Technologies introduces a new family of ultrasonic flaw detectors, providing inspectors with a flexible platform, as inspection needs change
  7. SpaceX Sets August 2 For Falcon 1 launch
    Space Exploration Technologies Corp. (SpaceX) has scheduled the launch of the Falcon 1 Flight 3 mission for Saturday, August 2nd. The launch window will open at 4:00 p.m. (PDT) / 7:00 p.m. (EDT) and remain open for five hours. If launch is delayed for any reason, SpaceX has range availability to resume countdown through August 5
  8. Praxair Surface Technologies Expands Its Coatings Services To GE-Aviation
    Praxair Surface Technologies, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Praxair, Inc. (NYSE: PX), today announced the completion of a major expansion in its Indianapolis-based ceramic coating facility, which is used to coat aircraft engine components for General Electric
  9. ICON Aircraft Successfully Flies ICON A5 Sport Plane Prototype
    ICON Aircraft, a new light-sport aircraft manufacturer, achieved an important milestone with a successful maiden test flight of the ICON A5 amphibious (land and sea capable) sport plane
  10. Endwave Awarded Production Contract From Boeing
    Endwave Corporation (Nasdaq:ENWV), a leading provider of high-frequency RF modules for telecommunications networks, defense electronics and homeland security systems, today announced the award of an 18-month production contract from The Boeing Company to supply broadband frequency converters used in the modernization of the United States Air Force's Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) 3035 system.