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Re: Orbital: In space GEOsat servicing
« Reply #40 on: 09/11/2017 02:37 PM »
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Peter B. de Selding‏ @pbdes 2h2 hours ago

75% of components of 1st @OrbitalATK satellite Mission Extension Vehicle now built; system testing in spring; on track for late 2018 launch.

https://twitter.com/pbdes/status/907226437505167360

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Re: Orbital: In space GEOsat servicing
« Reply #41 on: 09/13/2017 08:53 AM »
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Peter B. de Selding‏ @pbdes 4m4 minutes ago

Culbertson @OrbitalATK : We're about to sign 2d customer for Mission Extension Vehicle sat servicing program. [@Intelsat's 1st, in 2019].

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Re: Orbital: In space GEOsat servicing
« Reply #42 on: 09/27/2017 09:20 AM »
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Michelle‏ @spacechelle 2m2 minutes ago

Space Logistics LLC, subsidiary of @OrbitalATK is poised to be first to launch their satellite servicing vehicle. Planned for 2018 #IAC2017

https://twitter.com/spacechelle/status/912969429436084227

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Jeff Foust‏ @jeff_foust 2m2 minutes ago

Tom Wilson, Space Logistics LLC: spending lot of time on regulatory issues for satellite life extension, but has been cooperative. #IAC2017

https://twitter.com/jeff_foust/status/912970036796465153
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