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With no budget deal in sight to avert a Friday government shutdown, a visibly frustrated Mac Thornberry, chairman of the House Armed Services Committee — and a vocal champion of bigger military budgets — called out his congressional colleagues for putting political agendas ahead of national security
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 12:12:59 +0000
Effective Space, a U.K.-headquartered company developing spacecraft to extend the life of communications satellites, announced Jan. 17 that it has signed its first contract with an undisclosed customer.
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The Air Force will establish a three-star vice commander of Air Force Space Command to be located in the national capital region.
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 22:38:34 +0000
Virgin Orbit, which expects to debut the air-launched LauncherOne rocket by summer, signed a contract Jan. 16 with GomSpace to send eight nanosatellites into orbit next year to track airplanes and ships.
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 22:11:26 +0000
European launch provider Arianespace expects to conduct just 23 more Ariane 5 launches before the next-generation Ariane 6 becomes its primary rocket.
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The new president of Canadian space technology company MDA says he sees opportunities for growth both within the country and beyond, while maintaining the company’s Canadian roots as part of a larger, and increasingly American, company.
Mon, 15 Jan 2018 20:44:32 +0000
The SBIRS satellites are equipped with powerful scanning and staring infrared sensors that collect data for use by the U.S. military to detect missile launches.
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The plan is to shift the current ground software architecture to an open-systems platform that the Air Force would own and update with new technology as it becomes available.
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The successful launch of an Indian Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) Jan. 11 marked not just the return to flight of the rocket but also major achievements for several of the companies with payloads on board the vehicle.
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 21:37:32 +0000
China Great Wall Industry Corp. landed a new satellite order Jan. 11 on the back of a bilateral meeting between Chinese and Cambodian officials that included an agreement to increase trade between the countries.
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 20:43:46 +0000
An independent safety panel recommended NASA not certify SpaceX’s commercial crew system until the agency better understands the behavior of pressure vessels linked to a Falcon 9 failure in 2016.
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 15:58:11 +0000
Virgin Galactic conducted its first test flight of its SpaceShipTwo suborbital vehicle in more than five months Jan. 11 as the company prepares to begin powered test flights of the vehicle.
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 14:55:04 +0000
The PSLV lifted off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at 10:59 p.m. Eastern and placed into orbit a Cartosat 2 imaging satellite and 30 secondary payloads.
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 12:09:38 +0000
Rocket Lab announced Jan. 11 it plans to make another attempt to launch its Electron small rocket on its second mission later this month.
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 22:59:37 +0000
Pentagon officials on the Zuma space mission: 'We're not going to be able to give you any more information'
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 19:31:37 +0000
The U.S. Air Force is focused on information technology, cybersecurity and small satellites to enhance weather capabilities in the near term rather than a new generation of large, sophisticated spacecraft to replace the Defense Meteorological Satellite Program.
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 17:39:01 +0000
SpaceX has delayed its two commercial crew test flights by four months, according to a new NASA schedule released Jan. 11, raising questions about whether it or Boeing will be able to send astronauts to the International Space Station by the end of the year as previously planned.
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 16:35:22 +0000
NOAA's future constellation could include a mix of large government-owned and government-operated satellites, imaging instruments hosted on commercial satellites, small satellites in low Earth orbit and data purchased from commercial firms.
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 09:36:21 +0000
NASA announced Jan. 10 that it was renaming the Swift astronomy spacecraft after its former principal investigator, who passed away last year.
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 04:26:35 +0000
Spanish rocket startup PLD Space received 2 million euros ($2.4 million) from a European Commission grant program to further the development of a pair of launchers designed for small satellites.
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    Job Description
    TitleElectrical AIT/AIV Engineer
    Job codeRT-C TEC-308
    Job posted on24/06/2016
    Contract typePermanent
    Start datewithin 2 months
    Job Description

    *    Specific Tasks


    The Contractor will be part of TEC-SWM (System Modelling & Functional Verification Section, Software Systems Division, System, Software &In-Orbit Demonstration Department) and support the Sentinel 3 Project. 
    The Contractor will support the ESA Sentinel-3 project for all the aspect relevant to the implementation of the Assembly, Integration and Test of the Sentinel-3 B, C&D Spacecraft. These activities will be performed in close cooperation with the project Team, and under supervision of the Sentinel-3 Spacecraft Engineering & AIV Manager.
    In particular the tasks include: 
    • Ensuring a proper definition and implementation of the Assembly, Integration and Test activities at all Spacecraft levels, including definition of test documentation; 
    • Supporting the coordination of all AIT related matters, including payloads, subsystem and equipment related tasks; 
    • Supporting the Sentinel-3 Team in the realisation of the Verification control process, including requirements traceability, allocation of verification methods, definition of verification documentation and final verification close-out; 
    • Supporting the Sentinel-3 Team in the definition of an AIT Programme consistent with the imposed constraints and the required testing to achieve system requirements verification, qualification and acceptance; 
    • Supporting the maintenance and evolutions of Ground Support Equipment, including system databases, required to support of the AIT programme; 
    • Supporting the optimized definition of environmental tests and the selection of adequate test facilities; 
    • Supporting the monitoring of integration and test activities at industrial premises;
    • Supporting the relevant test reviews at all levels; 
    • Contributing to the control of integration and test activities at all levels, in particular identifying schedule criticality and supporting problem solving activities; 
    • Supporting the NCR discussions and the related NRB as appropriate. 

    *     Specific Competence Requirements


    • Practical experience of working in spacecraft AIT. 
    • Master’s degree in Physics, Electrical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or equivalent. 
    • Ability to work both autonomously and as part of a team within the boundaries of assigned tasks and a stringent schedule; 
    • Experience in Assembly, Integration, Test of Flight Hardware, in particular Satellite AIT; 
    • Good knowledge of GSE operations and infrastructure. 
    • Experience in using DOORS for requirements traceability, allocation of verification methods and requirement verification; 
    • Experience relevant to verification through simulation models, will also be considered;
    • Proficient in the English language (spoken and written). 
    • Extensive experience of system level functional and performance testing. 
    • Experience in test result exploitation (Electrical signal verification, analysis of test results generated by automated test scripts, etc.) and anomaly investigation. 
    • Experience with ESA projects is an asset. 
    • At least 4 years of previous relevant working experience in the field
    Ability to travel to the satellite prime contractors premises frequently and to act as on-site support where appropriate during the satellite test and launch campaigns.

    Contact information
    CompanyVITROCISET Belgium Sprl
    Contact nameMassimiliano Mazza
    AddressRue Devant les Hêtres,2
    Phone+32 61 23 00 04
    Fax+32 61 23 02 69
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