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Nov 15, 2017, 11:43 ET SSL selected to conduct power and propulsion study for NASA's deep space gateway concept

Continuing a legacy of bringing benefits of commercial capabilities to its missions, SSL proven systems considered for lunar orbiting spaceport PALO...


Nov 01, 2017, 09:00 ET Initial signals received from six small satellites built by SSL for Planet

PALO ALTO, CA, Nov. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - SSL, a business unit of Maxar Technologies (formerly MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.) (NYSE:...


Oct 30, 2017, 08:00 ET SSL wins contract to provide powerful multi-mission satellite to Embratel Star One

SAN FRANCISCO and VANCOUVER, Oct. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Maxar Technologies ("Company" formerly MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.), (NYSE:...


May 12, 2017, 06:00 ET SSL Satellite Built for Bulgaria Sat Arrives at Cape Canaveral Launch Base for Falcon 9 Launch

PALO ALTO, CA, May 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems, today...


Apr 04, 2017, 09:00 ET SSL and NASA successfully complete first Restore-L milestone

PALO ALTO, CA, April 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems, today...


Mar 15, 2017, 09:00 ET MDA Recognized by NASA for Robotic Servicing of International Space Station

PALO ALTO, CA, March 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems, today...


Mar 07, 2017, 12:27 ET SSL Demonstrates Innovative Use of Advanced Technologies

Attains roughly 50 percent reductions in mass and schedule for large structures PALO ALTO, CA, March 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Space Systems Loral...


Feb 28, 2017, 08:00 ET SSL equipment for NASA spacecraft servicing demonstration reaches the International Space Station

PALO ALTO, CA, Feb. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems, today...


Jan 05, 2017, 09:26 ET SSL to provide spacecraft for NASA asteroid exploration mission

PALO ALTO, CA, Jan. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems, today...


Dec 22, 2016, 09:06 ET SSL-built multi-mission satellite for Embratel Star One begins post-launch maneuvers according to plan

PALO ALTO, CA, Dec. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems, today...


Dec 22, 2016, 09:05 ET SSL-built communications satellite for SKY Perfect JSAT begins post-launch maneuvers according to plan

PALO ALTO, CA, Dec. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems, today...


Dec 08, 2016, 09:00 ET SSL Selected to Provide LEO Spacecraft for NASA Servicing Mission

PALO ALTO, CA, Dec. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems, today...


Nov 23, 2016, 09:00 ET SSL built satellite for EchoStar arrives at launch base

EchoStar XXI to Provide Mobile Satellite Capacity for Europe PALO ALTO, CA, Nov. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading...


Nov 07, 2016, 09:00 ET SSL delivers powerful, high capacity broadband satellite for Hughes to Cape Canaveral launch base

PALO ALTO, CA and GERMANTOWN, MD, Nov. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft...


Nov 03, 2016, 09:00 ET SSL President Honored at World Space Risk Forum

Outstanding Service to Industry Award recognizes John Celli's many contributions to the satellite industry PALO ALTO, CA, Nov. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - ...


Oct 28, 2016, 09:00 ET SSL delivers communications satellite for SKY Perfect JSAT to launch base in Kourou

PALO ALTO, CA, Oct. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems, today...


Oct 27, 2016, 06:39 ET SSL Names Seasoned Professional as Senior Vice President of U.S. Government Business

PALO ALTO, CA, Oct. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems, today...


Oct 06, 2016, 09:00 ET SSL-built satellite for Australia's national broadband network is performing post-launch maneuvers according to plan

PALO ALTO, CA, Oct. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems, today...


Sep 28, 2016, 09:00 ET SSL congratulates Terra Bella for successful launch of four SkySats

PALO ALTO, CA, Sept. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems,...


Sep 27, 2016, 01:00 ET SSL engineer honored with SSPI award for young professionals that promise to be the satellite industry's future leaders

PALO ALTO, CA, Sept. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems, today...


Aug 31, 2016, 09:00 ET SSL delivers high performance broadband satellite for Australia's national broadband network

PALO ALTO, CA, Aug. 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems, today...


Aug 25, 2016, 09:00 ET SSL-built satellite for Intelsat begins post-launch maneuvers according to plan

PALO ALTO, CA, Aug. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems, today...


Aug 15, 2016, 09:00 ET SSL-built communications satellite for SKY Perfect JSAT is performing post-launch maneuvers according to plan

PALO ALTO, CA, Aug. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems, today...


Aug 12, 2016, 09:18 ET Ixion Initiative Team wins NASA award to study the conversion of rocket upper stages into habitats for use in LEO and beyond

PALO ALTO, CA, Aug. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - NASA has selected the Ixion Initiative Team, comprised of NanoRacks, LLC ("NanoRacks"), Space Systems...


Jul 28, 2016, 05:00 ET SSL Selected to Provide Two Powerful Satellites to SiriusXM

PALO ALTO, CA, July 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems, today...