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April 5th, 2018
 
 
Leidos Realizes FAA Contract for GEO-7 Satellite for the FAA's WAAS
The task order supports the WAAS, a safety-critical system that augments Global Positioning System (GPS) Standard Positioning Service (SPS)...
 
Leo Aerospace Offers SmallSat Owners Space Access Using a Modernized 1950s Launch Technique
Leo Aerospace LLC plans to use "rockoons," or high-altitude balloons, that launch rockets into suborbital and orbital flights. Suborbital launches are...
 
Northrop Grumman-Developed WGS Training System for SATCOM Operators Unveiled by U.S. Army
The WGS constellation of military satellites delivers secure, reliable, resilient communications worldwide for the United States and partner ...
 
It's a Go as Workhorse Ariane 5 Launches SKY Perfect JSAT and HYLAS 4 Satellites
The launch went smoothly and exceeded the 200-mark in the number of satellites launched during its operational career.
 
Successful Supersonic, Rocket Powered Flight for Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo VSS Unity
After two years of extensive ground and atmospheric testing, the passing of this milestone marks the start of the final portion of Unity’s...
 
Eutelsat Orders Their KONNECT VHTS Satellites from Thales Alenia Space
The project will be launched with firm multi-year distribution commitments from Orange and Thales, two key European players and leaders in their...
 
Orion Span Aims to Develop a Luxury Hotel in LEO
Aurora Station will operate as the first luxury hotel in space. The exclusive hotel will host six people at a time — including two crew members. Space...
 
North Korea May Be Preparing a Satellite Launch in Violation of UN Security Council Resolution 2087
According to a U.S. government source who spoke with The Diplomat on condition of anonymity, North Korea shipped components associated...
 
NSR's Wireless Backhaul via Satellite, 12th Edition, Now Available
Satellite capacity pricing is going through a painful readjustment with steep declines across the board. This edition of the report  studies how the...
 
Modular Devices Showcasing Product at Space Symposium
Look for the company at booth # 1327 and come explore as the company introduces a variety of products to show attendees as well as discuss what ...
 
NAB 2018 Showcase by Skyline Communications of their AI-Powered Augmented DataMiner
Based on sophisticated and fully integrated real-time AI technology, DataMiner is now set to be the industry’s very first end-to-end network...