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Airbus signs contract with Optus for OneSat – Satellite News Digest

Airbus Defence and Space has won a contract for a fully reconfigurable telecomunications satellite from Australia’s second largest telecommunications company and leading satellite operator Optus. The satellite will be based on Airbus’ new standard OneSat product line and is Airbus’ first contract from the Australian operator. http://www.sat-nd.com/archive/?id=2020070202

Vega Flight VV16 pushed to mid-August – Satellite News Digest

Due to the persistence of exceptionally unfavourable winds at altitude over the Guiana Space Center, Vega Flight VV16 – originally scheduled for 18 June 2020 – was repeatedly postponed, despite full availability the launcher and the 53 satellites on this Small Spacecraft Mission Service (SSMS) mission. http://www.sat-nd.com/archive/?id=2020070101

Airbus payload on Faraday 1 satellite – Satellite News Digest

An Airbus developed next generation retaskable software defined radio payload, Prometheus 1, will be launched on the Faraday-1 cubesat from New Zealand on 3 July. The Faraday-1 mission is part of In Space Missions Ltd’s in-orbit demonstration programme. http://www.sat-nd.com/archive/?id=2020070102