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|52 Week Range||5.10 - 49.01|
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NASA has more than 60 years of space experience to share with private industry -- and it will do so in the hopes of getting back to the moon faster.
Maxar Technologies (MAXR) (MAXR.TO), a trusted partner and innovator in Earth Intelligence and Space Infrastructure, today announced that the high-power Intelsat 39 communications satellite, built for Intelsat, successfully launched today and is performing according to plan. Intelsat 39 began receiving and sending signals following a launch aboard an Ariane 5 rocket from the Arianespace launch base in Kourou, French Guiana.
Maxar Technologies , a trusted partner and innovator in Earth Intelligence and Space Infrastructure, today announced financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2019.
TSX: MAXR), announced today that members of senior management will present at the Jefferies 2019 Global Industrials Conference on August 8 at 8 a.m. ET in New York City. As a global leader of advanced space technology solutions, Maxar is at the nexus of the new space economy, developing and sustaining the infrastructure and delivering the information, services, systems that unlock the promise of space for commercial and government markets. As a trusted partner with 5,900 employees in over 30 global locations, Maxar provides vertically integrated capabilities and expertise including satellites, Earth imagery, robotics, geospatial data and analytics to help customers anticipate and address their most complex mission-critical challenges with confidence.
TSX: MAXR), today announced the appointment of Carolyn K. Pittman as Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer, effective July 29, 2019. Pittman joins after a 23-year career at Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC) and its spin-off company, Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII), where she held numerous financial leadership positions, including Chief Financial Officer and Vice President Finance and Controller of Newport News Shipbuilding, a $4.7 billion operating division of Huntington Ingalls, Chief Financial Officer for Enterprise Shared Services at Northrop Grumman, and corporate Vice President and Chief Audit Executive at Northrop Grumman.
Maxar Technologies (MAXR) (MAXR.TO) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of one cent ($0.01) per share. As a global leader of advanced space technology solutions, Maxar is at the nexus of the new space economy, developing and sustaining the infrastructure and delivering the information, services, systems that unlock the promise of space for commercial and government markets. As a trusted partner with 5,900 employees in over 30 global locations, Maxar provides vertically integrated capabilities and expertise including satellites, Earth imagery, robotics, geospatial data and analytics to help customers anticipate and address their most complex mission-critical challenges with confidence.
U.S. satellite operators Maxar Technologies (MAXR) (MAXR.TO), Planet Labs, HawkEye 360, BlackSky Global and Spire Global today urged the U.S. Department of Commerce to revise its proposed commercial remote sensing regulations, which as drafted would put U.S. firms at a significant disadvantage in the global marketplace. Maxar, Planet, HawkEye 360, BlackSky Global and Spire Global recently submitted a joint response to the Commerce Department’s Notice of Proposed Rulemaking objecting to the newly proposed rules.
MDA, a Maxar company (MAXR) (MAXR.TO), announced today its partnership in a network team led by Alberta Innovates that was selected by the Government of Canada for a Strategic Innovation Fund (SIF) investment. The Canadian Agri-Food Automation and Intelligence Network (CAAIN) will bring technology and agri-food companies together with academic partners to create new solutions that improve competitiveness and drive growth in both the agriculture and technology sectors. The SIF investment, totalling CAD $49.5 million over five years, was announced on July 22 in Edmonton by Natural Resources Minister Amarjeet Sohi, on behalf of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Minister Navdeep Bains.
Maxar Technologies (MAXR) (MAXR.TO) today announced that it will integrate and fly NASA’s Tropospheric Emissions: Monitoring of Pollution (TEMPO) instrument on a 1300-class satellite in geostationary (GEO) orbit. TEMPO will be the first space-based instrument to provide hourly monitoring of major air pollutants during the daytime across the North American continent at high spatial resolution. TEMPO is a UV-visible spectrometer that will observe Earth from a vantage point about 22,000 miles above Earth’s equator.
Maxar Technologies plans to release its second quarter 2019 financial results after the market closes on Tuesday, August 6, 2019.
Half a century after Apollo 11, these legacy space companies and upstarts are working to return astronauts to the moon and venture onward to Mars.
Maxar Technologies (MAXR) (MAXR.TO) today announced that it has begun production on a Legion-class geostationary satellite for Ovzon, a company located in the United States and Sweden dedicated to meeting the demand for increased mobile broadband connectivity in underserved regions. Ovzon selected Maxar in December 2018 to build its first satellite, Ovzon 3, which will provide extremely versatile mobile broadband communications for small vehicles, aircraft and users on-the-move. Now that Ovzon has secured financing to build the satellite, Maxar will begin building it in its Palo Alto, California manufacturing facility.
Maxar Technologies (MAXR) (MAXR.TO) today announced that it has signed a teaming agreement with Huntsville, Alabama-based Dynetics to support Maxar in building and demonstrating the power and propulsion element for the Gateway − an essential component of NASA’s Artemis lunar exploration program and future expeditions to Mars. The teaming agreement establishes a framework for the companies to work together on the mission, with substantive work being executed by Dynetics in Huntsville, Alabama.
Maxar Technologies (MAXR) (MAXR.TO) today announced that it signed a three-year contract to continue providing its Vivid and Metro satellite imagery mosaics to Esri’s ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World. This new contract builds upon Esri and Maxar’s long-term partnership and demonstrates Esri’s commitment to providing ArcGIS users with the highest quality satellite imagery foundation available. Esri’s ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World is a collection of geographic information from around the world, including maps, apps and data layers.
Italian aerospace and defence firm Leonardo SpA and France's Thales SA are considering the joint acquisition of a space business from U.S. firm Maxar Technologies Inc, Leonardo's CEO said on Tuesday. The sale of the business - dubbed MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates (MDA) - could fetch more than $1 billion and help address concerns about Maxar's $3.2 billion debt pile, people familiar with the matter told Reuters last month. "We are considering that with our partner Thales," Leonardo CEO Alessandro Profumo said in a phone interview from Jakarta, where he is looking to boost sales of maritime patrol equipment and helicopters in Asia to help diversify revenue.
Maxar Technologies (MAXR) (MAXR.TO) today announced that the all-electric EUTELSAT 7C communications satellite, built for Eutelsat, one of the world’s leading satellite operators, is performing according to plan. EUTELSAT 7C deployed its solar arrays on schedule and began firing its SPT-140 electric propulsion thrusters to propel toward its final orbit at 7 degrees East longitude, where it is designed to provide service for a minimum of 15 years. Once in service, EUTELSAT 7C will deliver high-quality broadcast services to multiple regions, including Africa, the Middle East and Turkey.
The sale of the business, dubbed MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates (MDA), would help address concerns about Maxar's $3.2 billion debt pile. MDA, which has helped construct part of the International Space Station, has about C$170 million ($127 million) in 12-month earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization, the people said, asking for anonymity because the matter is confidential. "As a matter of company policy, Maxar does not comment on market rumors or speculation.
MDA, a Maxar company (MAXR) (MAXR.TO), announced today that the three RADARSAT Constellation Mission (RCM) satellites developed by MDA for the Canadian Space Agency are performing according to plan. The satellites launched this morning aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from the Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, and began sending and receiving signals from space. The satellites will now go through a series of in-orbit manoeuvres and tests before entering service later this year.
Maxar Technologies (MAXR) (MAXR.TO) today announced that it has been awarded a study contract with the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) that will enable the U.S. Government to gain a greater understanding of Maxar’s current and future commercial imagery capabilities. The one-year contract will support the NRO’s efforts to further research and assess the U.S. commercial electro-optical (EO) imagery industrial base’s ability to task, collect, process and deliver satellite imagery. As previously announced, Maxar signed a three-year extension of its existing EnhancedView Service Level Agreement (SLA) with the NRO in November 2018, reinforcing the U.S. Government's continuing demand for commercial imagery and confidence in Maxar’s current and future capabilities.
Maxar Technologies (MAXR) (MAXR.TO) today announced that it was awarded multiple contracts in the first quarter of 2019 to provide innovative Earth intelligence solutions to U.S. government agencies, with a total value of more than $95 million. As announced in January, Maxar is now fully domesticated in the U.S. and has a combined team of over 1,550 cleared professionals. U.S. domestication has made it easier for Maxar to bring its integrated capabilities to bear for national security customers seeking to apply commercial innovation to support classified mission requirements.