Current Satellite News
January 24th, 2018
Rocket Lab's Founder Took 'Star in His Eyes' Idea to Brightest Star in the Sky Satellite
understanding everyone is in this together as one species, collectively responsible for innovating and solving the challenges facing us all.
Shotwell, Hart and Hoernig to be Inducted into SSPI's Space & Satellite Hall of Fame
Space & Satellite Professionals International (SSPI) on March 13 will induct three new members into the prestigious Space & Satellite Hall of Fame.
Laser Comms for China's Shijian-13 Successfully Passes Tests
The high-orbit satellite successfully completed a two-way high-speed laser communication test between the satellite and ground, the first of its kind in...
Static Fire Test of SpaceX's Falcon Heavy Rocket Successful
The rocket fired the engines in the vehicle's three core boosters ... with the test lasting about 10 seconds, according to...
China's Fifth Space Launch of 2018 Scheduled for January 25
A Long March 2C rocket is scheduled to liftoff from Launch Complex 3 at the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in the hills of Sichuan Province in...
NSR's Meaningful Smallsat M&As ...Their Ups and Downs and Haphazard Starts
The smallsat manufacturing and components market has developed somewhat haphazardly – a combination of post-university projects ...
Free Space Optical Modem Under Development by LGS Innovations for NASA's LCRD Mission
For this pathfinder program, LGS will develop a free space optical modem that will fly aboard the International Space Station as the first demonstration...
Comtech Telecommunications' Two Announcements...Will Support Critical NASA Program and U.S. Army Contract Modification
The Command & Control Technologies group is a leading provider of mission-critical, highly-mobile C4ISR solutions from the desktop to the edge...
No Amos-8 Satellite Unless Israel Finds Funds ... Causing Strong Reactions
“The state has decided to destroy the satellite communications industry, even though it’s a national need,” said Likud MK Yoav Kisch
NSR's the Good and the Bad About the Future Development of V-Band
In this first-of-its-kind study, NSR delves into the ins and outs of V-band from a technological, CAPEX, and capacity perspective,