Advertisement
YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollectionsRocket System Corp
IN THE NEWS

Rocket System Corp

MORE STORIES ABOUT:
FEATURED ARTICLES
BUSINESS
July 5, 1996 | Times Staff and Wire Reports
Japan to Enter Satellite Business: A Japanese consortium has reached agreement with a unit of Hughes Electronics Corp. to launch commercial satellites starting in 2000, a consortium official said. The move marks the first entry by a Japanese company into the satellite-launch business. Rocket System Corp., Japan's sole satellite-launch firm, will use a remodeled version of the H-2 rocket to launch the satellites.
ARTICLES BY DATE
BUSINESS
July 5, 1996 | Times Staff and Wire Reports
Japan to Enter Satellite Business: A Japanese consortium has reached agreement with a unit of Hughes Electronics Corp. to launch commercial satellites starting in 2000, a consortium official said. The move marks the first entry by a Japanese company into the satellite-launch business. Rocket System Corp., Japan's sole satellite-launch firm, will use a remodeled version of the H-2 rocket to launch the satellites.
Advertisement
BUSINESS
November 28, 1996 | Times Staff and Wire Reports
Loral Space & Communications Ltd. said it signed a contract for 10 satellite launches with Rocket System Corp. of Japan. The sale is the second in two days for Rocket Systems, which signed a deal Tuesday with a unit of Los Angeles-based Hughes Electronics Corp. The Loral contract calls for Rocket System, a consortium that includes Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd., Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd., Mitsubishi Corp. and NEC Corp., to launch the satellites from 2000 to 2005.
Los Angeles Times Articles
|