MUNICH – Iridium Communications Inc. says it will postpone the launch of its first two next-generation mobile communications satellites atop a commercial Dnepr rocket because of delays in spacecraft software development, the McLean, Virginia-based company said in its latest SEC filing. "We have delayed our first launch, originally scheduled for the first quarter of 2015, to the second half of 2015 because of delays in software development by our satellite manufacturer, and we may ...

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