Current Satellite News
July 14th, 2015
The U.S.A.F.'s ORS-5 Launch Will Be Handled By An Orbital ATK Minotaur IV
"Launching from the Cape adds another capability to our program and brings us to four ranges from which Minotaur can launch."—Rich Straka, V.P. + GM, Launch Vehicles Division, Orbital ATK.
Are We There Yet? Yes! Nine Years After Launch NASA's Pluto New Horizons Performs Historic Flyby
“The Atlas V rocket, integrated with a Delta program third stage, launched this baby grand piano sized spacecraft at more than 36,000 miles per hour, making it the fastest object to be launched from Earth.
While FSS Faces Challenges, New NSR Report Finds HTS Is Essential
“More than 2.7 Terabits of GEO-HTS supply will be available by 2024, of which more than 80 percent will be Ka-band.”—Prashant Butani, Senior Analyst, report co-author, NSR.
Bringing Data Management Solutions To The Esri User Conference Is Airbus Defence & Space
“Data Management Solutions enables our clients to fully leverage their geospatial data while maintaining focus on their core business.”—Bernhard Brenner, Head of the Geo-Intelligence Program Line, Airbus Defence and Space.
China/Brazil's Mutual Satellite Now In Orbit... Launched In December 2014
Data from the satellite will be used in crop estimate, survey of geological disasters and other fields, and will be provided to African and Latin American countries for free...
U.S.A.F. Awards General Atomics $21.1 Million For Predator+ Reaper Simulators... Deliver Real Results
The Predator and Reaper flight simulators enable students to master the art of flying and operating the Predator and Reaper UAVs using actual flight hardware.
A Revealing Trend For Enterprise Geodatabases To Debut From Avineon @ The 2015 Esri User Conference
“Users can expect a quick return on their investment by deploying this technology.”—Joel Campbell, V.P., Commercial Systems, Avineon.
exactEarth Files Amended + Restated IPO Prospectus
The Offering contemplates a treasury offering of common shares by exactEarth, and, if the over-allotment option granted to the underwriters is exercised, a secondary offering of common shares by the Selling Shareholders.
Keysight Technologies' AcqirisMAQS Assists Scientists + Engineers See What's Never Been Seen Before...
“This version of AcqirisMAQS adds a new dimension in massively multichannel acquisition systems."—Levent Erbüke, software quality lead, Keysight Software & Modular Solutions.