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  1. Radel R Polyphenylsulfone From Solvay Advanced Polymers Specified For Interior Panels On New Bombardier FLEXITY Swift U5-25 Railcars For Frankfurt U-Bahn
    9/22/2008
    Solvay Advanced Polymers, makers of more plastics with more performance, announced today that Radel® R-7700 polyphenylsulfone is being used in thermoformed interior panels in the new Bombardier FLEXITY Swift U5-25 railcars, which were developed for the Frankfurt U-Bahn (underground railway) and run there since May 2008
  2. ILS Proton Successfully Launches Telesat’s Nimiq 4 Satellite
    9/20/2008
    An International Launch Services (ILS) Proton Breeze M launch vehicle successfully carried the Nimiq 4 satellite into space for Telesat today
  3. Orbital Awarded New Minotaur IV Mission By U.S. Air Force
    9/18/2008
    Orbital Sciences Corporation (NYSE:ORB) today announced that the U.S. Air Force Space and Missiles Systems Center (SMC) recently placed an order for a new Minotaur IV launch vehicle under the company’s Orbital/Suborbital Program-2 (OSP-2) contract
  4. SpeedNews Launches First Annual Aviation Industry Finance Conference
    9/11/2008
    SpeedNews, a Penton Media publication, announced the launch of the SpeedNews Aviation Industry Finance Conference. The event will take place June 1-3, 2009 in Chicago, IL
  5. NASA To Offer Rare And High-Potential Technologies Related To Sensing, Global Positioning And Computer Systems At Ocean Tomo’s October 30th Live Intellectual Property Auction
    9/10/2008
    Ocean Tomo Auctions, LLC -- the auctions arm of Ocean Tomo, LLC, the leading Intellectual Capital Merchant Banc® firm -- today announced that The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) will be participating in its October 30th Live IP Auction in Chicago
  6. SpaceX Receives USAF Operational License For Cape Canaveral Launch Site
    9/9/2008
    Space Exploration Technologies Corp. has been granted an Operational License by the US Air Force for the use of Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on the Florida coast
  7. ICON Aircraft’s Revolutionary Sport Plane Makes Public Debut At AirVenture
    8/29/2008
    ICON Aircraft, a start-up Light Sport Aircraft manufacturer, publicly unveiled the ICON A5 consumer sport plane yesterday on the opening day of AirVenture 2008, the world’s largest aviation event taking place in Oshkosh, Wis
  8. New Flight Optimization Software Saves Fuel And Mission Time
    8/25/2008
    A new software tool that allows pilots to easily adjust altitude settings based on a visual display of wind data is helping aviators to reduce fuel use and mission time
  9. Sigma Space Delivers Main Systems For NASA's First Global Hawk Science Instrument
    8/25/2008
    Sigma Space announced today the delivery of the complete opto-mechanical system, electronics, and fuselage structure for NASA's first science instrument to be flown in the Global Hawk platform
  10. Inmarsat Selects ILS Proton To Launch S-Band Satellite For Europe
    8/22/2008
    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