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December 15th, 2017
 
 
Arianespace Plans for a Heavy Lift of Germany’s Heinrich Hertz Demonstrator Satellite
H2Sat will be used to test or flight-qualify some 20 different components or subassemblies, new technologies and transmission schemes ...
 
SpaceX Flight-Proven Falcon 9 and Dragon Successfully Head to ISS on Resupply Mission
This mission marks the first time SpaceX has flown both a flight-proven Falcon 9 and a flight-proven Dragon spacecraft in the same mission. Falcon 9’s first stage...
 
Russia Blames a Software Glitch for Failed Vostochny Cosmodrome Launch
On November 28, Russia lost contact with its Meteor-M weather satellite after its launch from the new Vostochny cosmodrome — only the second...
 
A Major Space Mystery is Solved by a University of Colorado Student's Smallsat
The team showed, during a process called “cosmic ray albedo neutron decay” (CRAND), cosmic rays entering Earth’s atmosphere collide with...
 
Space Exploration Partnerships Signed by Thales Alenia Space with Boeing, Lockheed Martin and Orbital ATK
For Thales Alenia Space, the partnering with U.S. companies in this exciting adventure is also the culmination of a unique know how developed through...
 
Harris Navigation Payload Delivered to Lockheed Martin for Inclusion on GPS III SV01
At the heart of Harris’ navigation payloads is a Mission Data Unit (MDU), featuring a unique 70-percent digital design that links atomic clocks...
 
Ground Station Duo Developed by EUMETSAT are now Above PAR
The stations form part of the ground segment of MTG, the most complex and innovative meteorological geostationary system ever built. Deployed on...
 
Serco Contracts with ESA for Delivery of a New EO Program
The Copernicus program is the world’s largest single EO program, continuously collecting satellite imagery from around the world updated on a...
 
Milestone reached by MT Aerospace in the Ariane 6 Launch Facilities Build
Composed of representatives from the European Space Agency (ESA), ArianeGroup, CNES, Apave and Socotec, the review board approved the...
 
Orbital Micro Systems and Satavia's Partnership for Predictive Weather Analytics for Airline Industry 
Satavia will use the high temporal resolution weather data provided by OMS to enhance its solutions which allow aircraft original equipment...
 
LeoSat Signs with DCS Telecom for MENA and APAC Satellite Services
DCS Telecom will use LeoSat to upgrade their existing satellite solutions, giving customers access to a unique low-latency network which is expected.../
 
GeoSLAM 3D Mobile Mapping Makes Important Move 
The Nottinghamshire-based firm, which recently celebrated five years in the industry, has moved to Innovation House, a technology hub 
 
Asian Defense Organization's US$7 Million Order for Orbit's Aeronautical Telemetry Systems 
“This order includes a unique collapsible, transportable antenna,”
 
Kymeta's KALO™ Internet Access Services Now Commercially Available...
KALO™ internet services, powered by the IntelsatOne® Flex network, deliver broad connectivity when paired with the world’s only commercially...
 
New Elara Comunicaciones Teleport Employs an iDirect Satellite Hub for Real-Time Streaming
With the expanded iDirect network, Elara can raise the customer experience for mission-critical applications, delivering enhanced network...
 
5G Satellite Demo Testbed Initiative Driven by SES with ESA
The testbed infrastructure will comprise SES's fleet of GEO and MEO satellites, which will be integrated with terrestrial networks and state-of-the-art technologies...