Current Satellite News
September 2nd, 2015
The FCube For Fregat—Arianespace New Soyuz Facility
Fregat is an autonomous and flexible upper stage that extends the Russian-built Soyuz’ capability to perform a full range of missions.
ULA Sends U.S. Navy's MUOS-4 To A Family Reunion... Four Satellites Enable Global Military Coverage ... One More To Go
“Today’s successful launch will enable the MUOS constellation to reach global coverage."
Ensuring Secure TacComms For Mobile Military Forces With The Launch Of The U.S. Navy's MUOS-4, Built By Lockheed Martin
MUOS-4 is the latest addition to a network of orbiting satellites and relay ground stations that is revolutionizing secure communications for mobile military forces.
NASA Celebrates Soyuz TMA-18M Launch ... Astronauts Arrive To Relieve One Year Crew Of ISS Service
One year of service aboard the ISS reveals much about the human psyche, and the medical and psychological challenges astronauts face during long duration spaceflight.
Airbus Defence And Space Is On The Right Path Testing LISA Pathfinder's Space Worthiness
The interferometer can measure ... to an accuracy of less than one millionth of the width of a human hair, which is less than 0.01 nanometer.
Decontamination, Analysis + New DFA Testing Now Being Attended To By Lockheed Martin On Orion Crew Module
The evaluation of DFA testing will determine if the method can produce enough energy to simulate the acoustic loads Orion will experience during launch and ascent on the Space Launch System (SLS) rocket.
ST Teleport Expands Capacity + Partnership Services w/AsiaSat = Acceleration Of Growth Opportunities
Access to more AsiaSat capacity will enable ST Teleport to efficiently expand our services geographically and to serve more diverse industries and businesses.
Mission Microwave Technologies Pushes Envelope For U.S.A.F.... SSPAs Achieve Same Power Levels As TWT Amplifiers
"By pushing the envelope of what is currently thought to be possible, we can extend the usefulness of Solid State Power Amplifiers into power levels previously only achievable using TWT Amplifiers.”
A Fashionable Entry For MEASAT
"This collaboration continues MEASAT’s track record of working with partners to pioneer the distribution of next generation video content in Asia.”—Paul Brown-Kenyon, CEO, MEASAT.
Kratos' RT Logic Receives $49 Million Contract To Support U.S. Government Satellite Communications
"This technology supports the new, next-generation wideband digital SATCOM payloads that are now coming on line and will dominate the growth of SATCOM for years to come."
Northrop Grumman Partners w/ViaSat + Optus = WGS Solution For Australian Defense Force
"Australia has invested approximately AU$1billion in WGS communications capabilities. Northrop Grumman's offering will give Australia the ability to fully utilize this capability...
WORK Microwave Preps For Their IBC2015 Attendance
WORK Microwave will be demo'ing a wide range of technologies at the show.
Telestream's Wirecast Go Dispensing News In The Palm Of Your Hand ... iPhone Switches To Broadcast Studio
Wirecast Go supports the rapidly growing community of both professional and amateur iPhone users that want to disseminate breaking news and live events.
Mighty Minotaur Team Hosts Comprehensive Training Mission ... The Minotaur IV Pathfinder
"This training is unique because the personnel who transport the Minotaur are the only personnel in the Air Force who do this job—the only personnel in the world for that matter."