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Lockheed Pens Iridium NEXT Subcontract; Matt Desch Comments

Thales Alenia Space awarded a contract to Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) to oversee payload application software for the Iridium NEXT satellites. Thales Alenia Space is the prime contractor for Iridium NEXT, the next-generation satellite constellation being designed, built and launched for Iridium (NASDAQ: IRDM). Iridium NEXT, the replacement for the …

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EMS to Provide L-Band Communications for Iridium NEXT

EMS Technologies (NASDAQ: ELMG) reached an agreement to provide L-band communications hardware for Iridium’s new constellation of low-earth orbiting cross-linked satellites, Iridium NEXT. “Iridium has enjoyed a longstanding relationship with EMS as a technology partner and reseller of Iridium to its aviation customers. We’re pleased to extend that relationship with …

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Orbital to Work on Iridium Project; Matt Desch Comments

Orbital Sciences reached a deal on a systems integration and test contract with Thales Alenia Space, the prime contractor for Iridium Next, Iridium Communications’ new fleet of satellites. “We are delighted that Thales Alenia has selected Orbital as systems integrator, which represents another major step forward in the development and …

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Iridium Present Positive Financial News; CEO Matt Desch Comments

Iridium Communications (Nasdaq:IRDM) rolled out financial results for the third quarter of 2010 and changed its 2010 financial outlook. The firm announced the following specifics: “Iridium’s third-quarter 2010 financial results reflect Iridium Communications Inc. as compared to Iridium Holdings LLC (‘predecessor’) for the comparable period in 2009. Net income was …

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News- Raytheon Delivers Radar System to Marines

ThalesRaytheonSystems announced the delivery of the first of 21 weapon locating radars to the US Marine Corps today. The system will help the Marines to detect and locate incoming enemy fire. The version sent to the Marine Corps is similar to the version that has been produced for the US …

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