spacetoday.net: space news from around the webin association with SpaceNews

Intelsat files for IPO
Posted: Tue, May 22, 2012, 5:17 AM ET (0917 GMT)
Satellite operator Intelsat has filed for an initial public offering of stock, seeking to raise $1.75 billion. The company filed to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol "I", with Goldman Sachs managing the IPO. Intelsat operates 50 communications satellites in geosynchronous orbit. The company has stable revenues in recent years at just over $2.5 billion per year, with a loss of $400 million in its most recent fiscal year. No specific date for the offering was announced.
<<previous article   next article>>
news in brief
Russia launches military satellite
Posted: Fri, Oct 31 7:37 AM ET (1137 GMT)

Atlas launches GPS satellite
Posted: Thu, Oct 30 9:07 AM ET (1307 GMT)

Progress cargo spacecraft sent to ISS
Posted: Thu, Oct 30 8:56 AM ET (1256 GMT)

news links
Friday, October 31
SpaceShipTwo crashes in Mojave desert, one dead
Las Cruces (NM) Sun-News — 10:24 pm ET (0224 GMT)
Will Virgin Galactic Crash Impact Space Tourism?
Bloomberg News — 10:21 pm ET (0221 GMT)
Virgin’s commercial spaceship crashes during test flight
PBS NewsHour — 10:20 pm ET (0220 GMT)


about spacetoday.net   ·   info@spacetoday.net   ·   mailing list