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Monthly report: August 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 138 influencers like SpaceNews and SpaceRef, discussing hashtags such as #smallsat , #NeemoNXT and #AiaaSciTech.
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Thomas Pesquet on a new underwater lunar adventure

On Aug 21, 2019
@esa shared
Splashdown! Over the next two weeks, astronauts @Thom_astro, @Astro_Feustel and @Astro_Kanai are going underwater to test tools and techniques for lunar exploration on a new @NASA_NEEMO adventure off the coast of California. #ForwardToTheMoon #NeemoNXT https://t.co/x1bRrSxcWw https://t.co/9mOoXWkp3x
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Over the next two weeks ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet, NASA astronaut Drew Feustel and Japanese astronaut Norishige Kanai will take part in a new NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO) mission off the coast of California, USA, to assess concepts for undersea training that wil…

www.esa.int
On Aug 21, 2019
@esa shared
Splashdown! Over the next two weeks, astronauts @Thom_astro, @Astro_Feustel and @Astro_Kanai are going underwater to test tools and techniques for lunar exploration on a new @NASA_NEEMO adventure off the coast of California. #ForwardToTheMoon #NeemoNXT https://t.co/x1bRrSxcWw https://t.co/9mOoXWkp3x
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Thomas Pesquet on a new underwater lunar adventure

Over the next two weeks ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet, NASA astronaut Drew Feustel and Japanese astronaut Norishige Kanai will take part in a new NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations ...

Astronaut Thomas Pesquet's New Underwater Lunar Adventure

On Aug 21, 2019
@SpaceRef shared
Thomas Pesquet's New Underwater Lunar Adventure https://t.co/A9F4YTuVDx #NEEMO #neemoNXT https://t.co/C2iesGklQi
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Over the next two weeks ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet, NASA astronaut Drew Feustel and Japanese astronaut Norishige Kanai will take part in a new NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO) mission off the coast of California, USA, to assess concepts for undersea training that will ...

spaceref.com
On Aug 21, 2019
@SpaceRef shared
Thomas Pesquet's New Underwater Lunar Adventure https://t.co/A9F4YTuVDx #NEEMO #neemoNXT https://t.co/C2iesGklQi
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Astronaut Thomas Pesquet's New Underwater Lunar Adventure

Over the next two weeks ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet, NASA astronaut Drew Feustel and Japanese astronaut Norishige Kanai will take part in a new NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations ...

OneWeb disputes Virgin Orbit lawsuit, says LauncherOne is too expensive

On Aug 8, 2019
@NASAWatch shared
OneWeb disputes Virgin Orbit lawsuit, says LauncherOne is too expensive https://t.co/iJXTZJ1jet #Oneweb #VirginOrbit
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Megaconstellation startup OneWeb asked a court to dismiss a June lawsuit by Virgin Orbit, claiming that it doesn’t accurately portray a 2015 launch contract. 

spacenews.com
On Aug 8, 2019
@NASAWatch shared
OneWeb disputes Virgin Orbit lawsuit, says LauncherOne is too expensive https://t.co/iJXTZJ1jet #Oneweb #VirginOrbit
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OneWeb disputes Virgin Orbit lawsuit, says LauncherOne is too expensive

Megaconstellation startup OneWeb asked a court to dismiss a June lawsuit by Virgin Orbit, claiming that it doesn’t accurately portray a 2015 launch contract. 

Diversity Scholars Program

On Aug 29, 2019
@nss shared
RT @aiaa: #AIAA Diversity Scholars Program – Apply Now Full-time students with an interest in aerospace have the opportunity to attend the 2020 AIAA SciTech Forum as an AIAA Diversity Scholar. The forum will be held 6–10 January 2020 in Orlando, FL. https://t.co/cS4XnIjY5c #AiaaSciTech https://t.co/fm5FB1kogN
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The AIAA Diversity Scholars Program seeks to provide opportunities for underrepresented university students pursuing a degree in aerospace to attend an AIAA forum.

www.aiaa.org
On Aug 29, 2019
@nss shared
RT @aiaa: #AIAA Diversity Scholars Program – Apply Now Full-time students with an interest in aerospace have the opportunity to attend the 2020 AIAA SciTech Forum as an AIAA Diversity Scholar. The forum will be held 6–10 January 2020 in Orlando, FL. https://t.co/cS4XnIjY5c #AiaaSciTech https://t.co/fm5FB1kogN
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Diversity Scholars Program

The AIAA Diversity Scholars Program seeks to provide opportunities for underrepresented university students pursuing a degree in aerospace to attend an AIAA forum.

Fundamental changes ahead as ground systems prepare for constellations, 5G

On Aug 12, 2019
@SpaceNews_mil shared
Fundamental changes ahead as ground systems prepare for constellations, 5G https://t.co/T13DJkIpxd https://t.co/7ZjdMuFond
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spacenews.com
On Aug 12, 2019
@SpaceNews_mil shared
Fundamental changes ahead as ground systems prepare for constellations, 5G https://t.co/T13DJkIpxd https://t.co/7ZjdMuFond
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Viasat starts ViaSat-4 development, mulls hybrid GEO-LEO-terrestrial connections

On Aug 9, 2019
@jeff_foust shared
RT @CHenry_SN: Yesterday @ViasatInc teased out some details about its next-generation satellite system. No, not ViaSat-3, but ViaSat-4. https://t.co/BcaCBKlcBA
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A ViaSat-4 series is in early development, extensively leveraging research and development on the 1-terabit-per-second or more ViaSat-3 satellites, Dankberg said during an earnings call. 

spacenews.com
On Aug 9, 2019
@jeff_foust shared
RT @CHenry_SN: Yesterday @ViasatInc teased out some details about its next-generation satellite system. No, not ViaSat-3, but ViaSat-4. https://t.co/BcaCBKlcBA
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Viasat starts ViaSat-4 development, mulls hybrid GEO-LEO-terrestrial connections

A ViaSat-4 series is in early development, extensively leveraging research and development on the 1-terabit-per-second or more ViaSat-3 satellites, Dankberg said during an earnings call. 

Analysts: ’Space Defense Force’ would be a better name, Space Development Agency will not survive

On Aug 1, 2019
@SpaceNews_Inc shared
Analysts: ’Space Defense Force’ would be a better name, Space Development Agency will not survive https://t.co/MCQYPhkh2d https://t.co/6VYdFZoC1V
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bit.ly
On Aug 1, 2019
@SpaceNews_Inc shared
Analysts: ’Space Defense Force’ would be a better name, Space Development Agency will not survive https://t.co/MCQYPhkh2d https://t.co/6VYdFZoC1V
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How SpaceX's Starship Will Help Establish a Mars Base

On Aug 15, 2019
@SPACEdotcom shared
How SpaceX's Starship Will Help Establish a Mars Base https://t.co/Z31uED0Wvy https://t.co/uxzCvIeSgZ
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SpaceX's Mars plans focus on interplanetary transportation, not building human habitats.

www.space.com
On Aug 15, 2019
@SPACEdotcom shared
How SpaceX's Starship Will Help Establish a Mars Base https://t.co/Z31uED0Wvy https://t.co/uxzCvIeSgZ
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How SpaceX's Starship Will Help Establish a Mars Base

SpaceX's Mars plans focus on interplanetary transportation, not building human habitats.

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