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2008-10-29 15:00:22

DULLES, Va., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GeoEye, Inc. , a premier provider of satellite and aerial imagery and geospatial information, announced today that on October 15, it signed a multi-year agreement with Rome-based Telespazio S.p.A.

2008-10-17 06:00:16

Thales has won a $36.7m contract from the Abu Dhabi Airports Company to integrate communications at Abu Dhabi International Airport's new air traffic control center tower.

2008-10-13 09:00:13

Thales today announces that its acquisition of nCipher PLC (NCH.L), purchased for GBP 50.7 million in cash, became effective on Friday 10 October. nCipher is a leading supplier of encryption products for organizations that need to protect sensitive data.

2008-10-09 09:00:13

Thales, leader in information systems and communications security and E-Band Communications, the leading developer of multi-gigabit capacity wireless communication systems today announced an alliance to provide secure high-bandwidth wireless solutions for use by government entities and financial institutions.

2008-09-04 10:10:00

As preparations for the launch of GOCE on 10 September continue on schedule, an important milestone has just been achieved as engineers at the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in northern Russia say farewell to the satellite as it is encapsulated in the two half-shells of the launcher's fairing.

2008-08-15 03:00:25

SES S.A. (Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG), today announced that its AMC-21 satellite, procured by SES' leasing company, SES Satellite Leasing Limited in the Isle of Man, roared into space onboard an Arianespace Ariane 5 ECA launch vehicle from the French Guiana Spaceport in Kourou August 14 at 5:44 p.m.

2008-07-30 06:00:44

THE departure of Alcatel-Lucent chairman Serge Tchuruk may speed up efforts to sell the group's stake in Thales, Europe's largest defence electronics firm, which he helped take public.

2008-07-11 18:00:00

By TOM MCTAGUE THE Irish Aviation Authority had to shut down the radar it uses to guide planes safely in and out of Dublin Airport after two glitches.

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