Important Updates for Ucore Shareholders

Halifax, Nova Scotia (March 31, 2019) – Ucore Rare Metals Inc. (TSXV: UCU) (OTCQX: UURAF) (“Ucore” or the “Company“) is pleased to provide updates on matters of significance to its shareholders, specifically:   (1) commentary regarding the novel coronavirus (or “COVID-19“) and the world’s need for diversified supply chains; and (2) updated information concerning the Company’s legal proceedings pertaining to its prospective acquisition and integration of IBC Advanced Technologies, Inc. (“IBC“).

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NASA Adds Shannon Walker to First Operational Crewed SpaceX Mission

NASA Adds Shannon Walker to First Operational Crewed SpaceX Mission

Shannon Walker looking out of the international space station's cupola at the Caribbean view beneath on November 25, 2010.
Shannon Walker looking out of the international space station’s cupola at the Caribbean view beneath on November 25, 2010.
Credits: NASA

NASA has assigned astronaut Shannon Walker to the first operational crewed flight of the SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft on a mission to the International Space Station.

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Boeing Receives $1.5 Billion P-8A Poseidon Contract From U.S. Navy

Mar 30, 2020

The U.S. Navy has awarded Boeing a $1.5 billion production contract for the next 18 P-8A Poseidon aircraft. (Boeing photo)

ARLINGTON, Va., March 30, 2020 — The U.S. Navy awarded Boeing [NYSE: BA] a $1.5 billion production contract for the next 18 P-8A Poseidon aircraft. The contract includes eight aircraft for the U.S. Navy, six aircraft for the Republic of Korea Navy and four aircraft for the Royal New Zealand Air Force.

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NASA Selects Mission to Study Causes of Giant Solar Particle Storms

NASA Selects Mission to Study Causes of Giant Solar Particle Storms

A new NASA mission called SunRISE will study what drives solar particle storms – giant surges of solar particles
A new NASA mission called SunRISE will study what drives solar particle storms – giant surges of solar particles that erupt off of the Sun – as depicted in this illustration. Understanding how such storms affect interplanetary space can help protect spacecraft and astronauts.
Credits: NASA

NASA has selected a new mission to study how the Sun generates and releases giant space weather storms – known as solar particle storms – into planetary space. Not only will such information improve understanding of how our solar system works, but it ultimately can help protect astronauts traveling to the Moon and Mars by providing better information on how the Sun’s radiation affects the space environment they must travel through.

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Announcement of the Space Vehicle for JAXA Astronaut Soichi Noguchi’s International Space Station (ISS) Expedition


March 31, 2020 (JST)

JAXA astronaut, Noguchi Soichi, currently preparing and training for 
the ISS Expedition, will start training to board the first 
operational Crew Dragon under development by Space-X.  

The flight schedule will be announced when it is determined.
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Cobham Secures DE&S Anti-Jam Satellite Signal Contract

Research Contract To Protect Satellite Signals From Interference

 30 Mar 2020: Cobham Aerospace Connectivity announces that it has been awarded a contract by the UK MOD’s Defence Equipment and Support (DE&S) to research Advanced Anti-Jam techniques for the protection of navigation signals received from the Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS). The contract will see Cobham conduct research to develop means to provide assured and resilient Position Navigation and Timing (PNT) information derived from the GNSS multi-constellation. Cobham was best placed to address the UK MOD’s needs through its extensive background in advanced antenna technology and sophisticated signal processing capabilities.

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DJI and Rosenbauer Global Partnership Advances the Digitalization of Emergency Service Response

Emergency scenarios will be able to be dealt with quicker, more safely and more efficiently thanks to a new strategic partnership between DJI, the world’s leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, and Rosenbauer International AG, the world-leading manufacturer of fire service vehicles and firefighting equipment. From today, the two companies will work together to bring the benefits of digital emergency response management to anyone involved in being called to tackle an emergency situation. Whether used by a private company at an airport or industrial facility, or a local fire department called out to an emergency even in severe weather, an aerial perspective combined with Rosenbauer’s operation management system enables the situation to be quickly assessed and informed decisions made regarding the safest and most efficient deployment of personnel.

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