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Maxar to Transfer Corporate HQ to Westminster, Colorado

Maxar Technologies will relocate its corporate headquarters from San Francisco, California, to DigitalGlobe’s existing facility in Westminster, Colorado. “This move represents an opportunity to bring together our executive leadership team in a common location, as well as to establish a base for our future shared-services organizations,” Howard Lance, Maxar president and …

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Maxar Wins ‘Deal of the Year’ Award; Howard Lance Comments

Maxar Technologies, formerly MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates, has received SpaceNews’ “Deal of the Year” award in recognition of the company’s acquisition of DigitalGlobe in an estimated $3.6 billion transaction. Maxar’s predecessor MDA closed the deal in October in a push to offer imagery, satellite and geospatial services across the government …

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Howard Lance: MDA Seeks to Diversify Into Earth Imagery Market Via DigitalGlobe Merger

Canada-based MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates expects its pending merger with Earth imaging services provider DigitalGlobe to help counterbalance the fluctuating revenues and profits of its commercial satellite manufacturing business, Space News reported Tuesday. MDA agreed to buy DigitalGlobe through an estimated $3.6 billion transaction in February. Howard Lance, MDA president and CEO, told investors …

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SSL, DARPA Finalize Agreement to Develop On-Orbit Spacecraft Servicing Tech

Space Systems Loral has finalized an agreement with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to develop technologies that would help service and maintain spacecraft in geostationary orbit. SSL said Wednesday its team of engineers and technicians will perform work at a company facility in Palo Alto, California. DARPA and SSL unveiled a draft version of their public-private …

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Harris’ Howard Lance Joins DC Business Roundtable

Howard Lance, chairman, president and CEO of Harris Corporation, has been chosen to join Business Roundtable, a Washington, D.C.,-based association of industry and technology business leaders. “I am excited to have the opportunity to work with other CEOs to formulate positive policy recommendations designed to help spur economic growth,” Lance …

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Harris Kicks Off Middle East Partnership

Harris Corporation will partner with Middle East technology company Atlas Telecom to provide communications intelligence services to the UAE, the companies announced this week in Abu Dhabi. The new joint venture will focus on large scale, mission-critical intelligence systems, and will take place under the name of a joint venture …

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