Category Archives: Angosat-1

The Taiwanese Fabless IC Industry, 1Q 2019: By ELAN, ESMT, Focaltech, Global Unichip, Himax, Ilitek, Mediatek, Mstar, Novatek, Orisetech, Phison, Raydium, Realtek, Richtek, Silicon Motion, Sitronix

The report finds that the Taiwanese Fabless IC Industry’s shipment value continued to witness year-on-year growth in the fourth quarter of 2018. In anticipation of the increasingly stable shipment of smartphone ICs and continued steady IoT-related applications that are expected to drive the demand for wireless communications ICs, the industry’s shipment value is anticipated to reach USD…
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Communication with Angosat-1 restored!

RSC Energia announced officially on December 29, 2017 that they managed to resume communications with recently launched Angosat-1 satellite. Satellite was launched from Site 45/1 at Baikonur Cosmodrome on December 26,2017 on the top of the Zenit-3F rocket. Communication with satellite was lost shortly after deploying it by Fregat upper stage on 36000 km GEO…
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Troubles of Angosat-1 after launch

After successful launch Angosat-1, first satellite owned by Angola, lost contact with ground. Satellite was launched on the top of the Zenit-3F rocket from Site 45/1 at Baikonur Cosmodrome on December 26 at 19:00 UTC. Ukrainian rocket was one of the last rockets from batch delivered before Crimea crisis and start of embargo for Ukrainian…
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