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ORBCOMM to Host Second Quarter 2020 Results Conference Call

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 3:30pm

ROCHELLE PARK, N.J., July 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ORBCOMM Inc. (NASDAQ: ORBC), a global provider of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, today announced that its senior management team will host a conference call to review second quarter 2020 results on Thursday, July 30, 2020, at 8:30 AM ET.

Key Points: 
  • ROCHELLE PARK, N.J., July 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ORBCOMM Inc. (NASDAQ: ORBC), a global provider of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, today announced that its senior management team will host a conference call to review second quarter 2020 results on Thursday, July 30, 2020, at 8:30 AM ET.
  • A press release with ORBCOMMs financial results will be released in advance of the conference call that same day.
  • Chief Executive Officer Marc Eisenberg and Chief Financial Officer Dean Milcos will host the conference call.
  • The audio replay will be available from approximately 11:00 AM ET on July 30, 2020 through August 13, 2020.

Space Launch Service Market Could Exceed $30 Billion by 2026

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 2:25pm

A report from Fortune Business Insights said that The global Space Launch Services Market size (which was worth USD $11.36 billion in 2018) is projected to reach USD $31.35 billion by 2026, thereby exhibiting a CAGR of 13.73% during the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • A report from Fortune Business Insights said that The global Space Launch Services Market size (which was worth USD $11.36 billion in 2018) is projected to reach USD $31.35 billion by 2026, thereby exhibiting a CAGR of 13.73% during the forecast period.
  • The market is set to gain momentum from the rising number of deep space exploration and human spacecraft projects.
  • The leading countries in space exploration, like the United States and Russia, despite their competitive rivalry, are coming together in the space sector, for venturing new space projects.
  • Moreover, the launch of new satellites into the orbits may drive the market for unmanned spacecraft in the future.

Space Launch Service Market Could Exceed $30 Billion by 2026

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 2:25pm

A report from Fortune Business Insights said that The global Space Launch Services Market size (which was worth USD $11.36 billion in 2018) is projected to reach USD $31.35 billion by 2026, thereby exhibiting a CAGR of 13.73% during the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • A report from Fortune Business Insights said that The global Space Launch Services Market size (which was worth USD $11.36 billion in 2018) is projected to reach USD $31.35 billion by 2026, thereby exhibiting a CAGR of 13.73% during the forecast period.
  • The market is set to gain momentum from the rising number of deep space exploration and human spacecraft projects.
  • The leading countries in space exploration, like the United States and Russia, despite their competitive rivalry, are coming together in the space sector, for venturing new space projects.
  • Moreover, the launch of new satellites into the orbits may drive the market for unmanned spacecraft in the future.

Jacobs Supports NASA in Hitting Major Milestone for Artemis I

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 12:45pm

Scheduled to launch in 2021, Artemis will be the first launch of SLS and Orion, the backbone of America's deep space exploration program.

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  • Scheduled to launch in 2021, Artemis will be the first launch of SLS and Orion, the backbone of America's deep space exploration program.
  • The Jacobs team, which handles final checkout and integration of all flight hardware for Artemis I, received the SRB hardware from Northrup Grumman (NG).
  • Several forward and aft SRB components are assembled at an NG facility at KSC and will also be transferred to Jacobs for integration.
  • In addition, Jacobs was recently selected by NASA as KSC's Large Business Prime Contractor of the Year for 2019.

Phoenix Technology Group Launches Portable Hand-Held Retinal Imaging Camera

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 11:00am

PLEASANTON, Calif., July 8, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Today, Phoenix Technology Group LLC (Phoenix), a leading provider of advanced ophthalmic imaging solutions, announced the release of the Phoenix ICON GO camera, a portable hand-held, wide-angle retinal imaging system.

Key Points: 
  • PLEASANTON, Calif., July 8, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Today, Phoenix Technology Group LLC (Phoenix), a leading provider of advanced ophthalmic imaging solutions, announced the release of the Phoenix ICON GO camera, a portable hand-held, wide-angle retinal imaging system.
  • In response to the launch of the Phoenix ICON GO, Phoenix Technology Group Clinical Advisory Board member Dr. R.V.
  • About Phoenix Technology Group: Phoenix Technology Group empowers people to see: we empower researchers to see more in their fight to prevent blindness; we empower clinicians to see more in their fight to save sight.
  • Founded by Bert Massie, Ph.D., inventor of the first digital camera for pediatric retinal imaging, our company created the Phoenix MICRON platform for in-vivo imaging of animals in eye research.

IHS Markit Extends Contract With ORBCOMM for Satellite AIS Data

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 2:34pm

IHS Markits new, multi-year contract was the result of a competitive procurement evaluation among providers of space-based AIS data services .

Key Points: 
  • IHS Markits new, multi-year contract was the result of a competitive procurement evaluation among providers of space-based AIS data services .
  • IHS Markit, which has been an ORBCOMM partner since ORBCOMMs inception of commercial space-based AIS data in 2009, will continue to provide ORBCOMMs AIS data services to their government and commercial customers, enabling maritime domain awareness, sanctions compliance and commodity trading applications.
  • In addition, IHS Markit is using ORBCOMMs AIS data to support their web-based maritime and trade solutions, including Maritime Portal Gold/MIRS, AISLive Premium, Trade Compliance Service, MINT and Commodities@Sea.
  • We are pleased to extend our long-standing partnership with IHS Markit, who has been instrumental in working with ORBCOMM to develop and expand the global satellite AIS market over the past decade, said Greg Flessate, ORBCOMMs Senior Vice President and General Manager, Government and AIS.

NASA Provides Update on Commercial Crew Program, Close Call Review of Boeing's Orbital Flight Test

Monday, July 6, 2020 - 8:57pm

WASHINGTON, July 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- NASA will host a media teleconference at 2:30 p.m. EDTTuesday, July 7, to discussthe outcome of its High Visibility Close Call review of the December 2019 uncrewed Orbital Flight Test of Boeing's Starliner spacecraft.

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, July 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- NASA will host a media teleconference at 2:30 p.m. EDTTuesday, July 7, to discussthe outcome of its High Visibility Close Call review of the December 2019 uncrewed Orbital Flight Test of Boeing's Starliner spacecraft.
  • Boeing was able to complete a number of test objectives during the December flight, but was unable to reach its planned orbit and dock to the International Space Station.
  • An investigation team was established in March to develop recommendations that could be used to prevent similar scenarios from occurring in the future.
  • In March, NASA and Boeing completed a joint independent review of the anomalies experienced during the flight test.

OneWeb Announces HMG and Bharti Global Limited Consortium as Winning Bidders in Court-supervised Sale Process

Friday, July 3, 2020 - 1:49pm

- OneWeb will look to resume operations as soon as possible and continue with progress towards providing global high-speed, low latency connectivity via its state-of-the-art satellite constellation.

Key Points: 
  • - OneWeb will look to resume operations as soon as possible and continue with progress towards providing global high-speed, low latency connectivity via its state-of-the-art satellite constellation.
  • The bid is designed to capitalise the company sufficiently as a going concern to effectuate the full end-to-end deployment of the OneWeb system.
  • Bharti, through Bharti Airtel, is the third largest mobile operator in the world, with over 425 million customers.
  • The combination of HMG and Bharti will bring immediate value as we develop as a global leader in low latency connectivity.

2020 Insights on the Worldwide Satellite Data Services Market to 2026 - Key Companies Profiled Include Airbus, Maxar Technologies & Trimble Among Others

Friday, July 3, 2020 - 12:45pm

The Global Satellite Data Services Market size is expected to reach $16.2 billion by 2026, rising at a market growth of 25% CAGR during the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • The Global Satellite Data Services Market size is expected to reach $16.2 billion by 2026, rising at a market growth of 25% CAGR during the forecast period.
  • Satellite data services provide the supply of earth information and data which is generated and captured by man-made satellites that travel around the orbit of the earth.
  • In an emerging economy, the global satellite data market is expected to grow at substantial rates over the forecast period.
  • Based on the Analysis presented in the Cardinal matrix, L3Harris Technologies, Inc. and Trimble, Inc. are the forerunners in the Satellite Data Services Market.

Akari Therapeutics Enters into a Securities Purchase Agreement for up to $30 Million with Aspire Capital Fund, LLC

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 2:16pm

Akari will control the timing and amount of all sales of its ADSs to Aspire Capital.

Key Points: 
  • Akari will control the timing and amount of all sales of its ADSs to Aspire Capital.
  • Akari is very pleased to announce a second facility with Aspire Capital, a long-term and supportive shareholder.
  • During the second quarter 2020, Akari raised an additional $9.3 million from Aspire thereby completing our initial $20 million agreement.
  • Were delighted to extend this additional commitment to Akari during such an important and exciting transition period for the company.