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October 7th, 2018
 
 
SES Networks' SATCOM Services Working with IBM Cloud Direct Link Service
With cloud adoption increasing worldwide, SES Networks is collaborating with IBM to help ensure that applications and solutions can be deployed on...
 
RBC Signals and Ecuadorian Civilian Space Agency Collaborate For LEO Optical Communication System and More
optical communication capabilities are a component of their own service offering, as more customers look for alternatives to traditional RF communication technologies, especially for deep space missions.
 
Contract Signed by RUAG Space and OHB for PLATO Mission
The European Space Agency (ESA) wants to launch the PLATO space observatory in 2026 to detect and study exoplanets that are orbiting other...
 
Pilot Smallsat Evaluation Program Launched by NASA for Supplemental Earth Observations
NASA’s Earth Science Division in Washington issued blanket purchase agreements for the “Private Sector Small Constellation Satellite Data Product Pilot” program...
 
Innovative Ideas Regarding the Orion Spacecraft are Being Solicited by Lockheed Martin
Lockheed Martin is the prime contractor for Orion, the world’s only spacecraft designed for human deep space missions that will take...
 
The SES O3b MEO Fleet to Provide Broadband Internet to the Caribbean Island of San Andrés
TV ISLA, the leading provider of payTV on the island, is using SES Networks’ high-throughput, low-latency satellite network to offer reliable...
 
ISRO Planning a New PSLV Integration Facility
Cost-effectiveness has attracted several countries, including the U.S. and the U.K., to use ISRO’s launch pad at Sriharikota, according to B.V.V.S.N. Prasad Rao...
 
A More Complete Understanding of the Saturn System, Thanks to NASA/JPL's Cassini Spacecraft
Six teams of researchers are publishing their work October 5 in the journal Science, based on findings from Cassini's Grand Finale. That's when, as...
 
The Voyager 2 Probe Detects Cosmic Rays Increasing Outside Solar System
Launched in 1977, Voyager 2 is a little less than 11 billion miles (about 17.7 billion kilometers) from Earth, or more than 118 times the distance from...