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Alaska Aerospace Corp. floats idea of privatization

...system, he said. One step toward diversifying was a contract for distribution of Alaska geospatial imaging data from orbiting satellites.The corporation also sees potential in helping provide support for programs like unmanned aircraft systems and long-range...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-11/alaska-aerospace-corp-floats-idea-of
News
What others say: Americans still reaching for the stars?

...the Soviet Union (now Russia) to the moon. We've sent unmanned crafts to Mars. We've sent craft toward Jupiter. Our satellites roam the nightly skies.So when there's an accident involving a rocket, such as the one involving an unmanned Orbital...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-11-05/what-others-say-americans-still-r
Opinion
Unhinged Alaska: DISH doldrums

...heat of his tirade.He has been a DISH satellite user for years and was apoplectic that...I suggested that he chill because the satellite company had the same situation with the...We hadn't used the antenna since the satellite receiver was installed years ago but...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-01-17/unhinged-alaska-dish-doldrums
Community

...If true, the finding, which is based on recent commercial satellite imagery, will be an added worry for the United States and...agreement. It has been offline since August. Possible signs in satellite imagery from Dec. 24 through Jan. 11 show that the reactor...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/foster-klug/2015-01-28

...sentenced to 15 years in prison after a U.S. Agency for International Development contractor sent him to Cuba to set up satellite Internet connections. He was freed after five years as part of the deal last month that paved the way for Obama's new Cuba...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/michael-weissenstein/2015-01-26
Dish dispute leaves many without regular programming

...not been available on Dish Network due to a contract dispute between Coastal Television, the channel's operator, and the satellite provider. Scott Centers, general manager of Coastal Television based in Anchorage, said that Dish Network is responsible...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-05/dish-dispute-leaves-many-without-reg
News
What others say: Waking up from Alaska's aerospace dream

...launch complex would welcome rockets and satellites bound for polar orbits.The companies that launch satellites need contractors, and they would turn...and it's best suited for delivering satellites to polar orbits, ones that go north...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-09-08/what-others-say-waking-up-from-al
Opinion
Additions can make the yard a winter hangout too

...out there with snow on the ground," the Chicago-area resident says. "Regardless of the season, we stargaze and watch satellites travel across the sky."Refusing to become shut-ins during the winter, many homeowners are making their outdoor spaces...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2014-10-01/additions-can-make-the
Arts & Entertainment

...debris from an old, wrecked Russian satellite would have come dangerously close to...weekend. It is wreckage from a Kosmos satellite that was launched in 1993 and collided...for NASA, including 32 mini research satellites, a meteor tracker, and a tank of high-pressure...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/marcia-dunn/2014-10-27
Redoubt watch

According to the Alaska Volcano Observatory the eruption of Redoubt continues. Clear weather allows web cameras and satellites to view a vigorous steam plume, possibly containing minor ash, and rising up to 16,000 feet according to pilot reports...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/041709/new_288015139.shtml

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