Current Satellite News
April 18th, 2014
NASA—LADEE Loses It + Greets The Moon (Spacecraft)
[SatNews] Ground controllers at NASA's Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, California, have confirmed that NASA's Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer (LADEE) spacecraft impacted...
Arianespace—Vega Primed With Build-Up + Anticipation (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] The third Vega has completed its build-up at the Spaceport in French Guiana, allowing final checkout to begin ahead of this lightweight launcher's...
Lockheed Martin—Designed To Investigate The Weather In Space (Satellite—Instrument)
[SatNews] Lockheed Martin [NYSE:LMT] has delivered a new solar analysis payload that will help scientists measure and forecast space weather, which can damage ...
NASA's Kepler Seeks Earth Twin...Possible Match!  (Kepler Space Telescope)
[SatNews] The next steps in the search for distant life include looking for true Earth-twins—
NASA + SpaceX...Undaunted By Their Delay Earlier, The Game Plan Is 'Go For Friday' (Launch)
[SatNews] A last minute launch cancellation earlier this week, now finds everything ready to go tomorrow, Friday.
Space Foundation—The Intersection of Cyber 1.4 + the 30th Space Symposium (Event)
[SatNews] Space and cyberspace intersect at the Space Foundation's Cyber 1.4 conference on Monday, May 19, at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA—the conference provides...
Mercury Systems—Digital Signal Processing Momentum (UAV | UAS — SAR)
[SatNews] Mercury Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY) has received a $3.2 million follow-on order from a leading defense prime contractor for high-performance digital signal...
McMurdo's...Second Webinar...No Need To Search Any Further For Answers To Search + Rescue Systems
[SatNews] technological advancements will enhance distress beacon detection rates, improve location accuracy and reduce emergency response times to potentially save even more lives.
KVH Industries + Geodetics—Precision Perfection Planned (Navigation)
[SatNews] KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq: KVHI) has entered into a strategic partnership with Geodetics Inc., a leader in the...
EMCORE...  Terahertz Systems Lauded ...Receives Compound Semiconductor's 2014 Industry Award
SatNews] Recognition by your peers of a job well done is meaningful validation ...and so it was for this Company with the award presentation of...
TE Connectivity + SEACON—Acquiring Minds Wish To Know (Business)
[SatNews] TE Connectivity (TE) has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the SEACON group for $490 million in cash—the SEACON group serves the...
SkyWave Creates Waves By Joining Global M2M Alliance
[SatNews] The M2M sector has seen tremendous growth and is expected to continue this trend well into the coming decade.
IsoTropic Networks Hires Chief Revenue Officer (Executive Move)
[SatNews] ...he was reassigned to the Western U.S. and Canadian Region where he increased revenue 500 percent in just three years.