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New U.S. satellite to boost weather forecasts sent into space

Business / Tech Mar 2, 2018

New U.S. satellite to boost weather forecasts sent into space

The GOES-S satellite thundered toward orbit aboard an Atlas V rocket, slicing through a hazy late afternoon sky. Dozens of meteorologists gathered for the launch, including TV crews from the Weather Channel and WeatherNation. GOES-S is the second satellite in an approximately $11 billion effort ...

SpaceX blasts off with Luxembourg military satellite

Business Feb 1, 2018

SpaceX blasts off with Luxembourg military satellite

SpaceX on Wednesday blasted off a 4-ton secure military communications satellite called GovSat-1, a partnership between the government of Luxembourg and the satellite operator SES. The prime minister and deputy prime minister of Luxembourg were in Florida for the launch, along with the prince and ...