Current Satellite News
February 14th, 2019
Spectra Group to Engage with Attendees at IDEX 2019
Spectra’s SlingShot is a small appliqué that provides in-service tactical VHF and UHF radios with a Beyond Line of Sight Communications-On-The Move (BLOS COTM) capability...
Arianespace Closes With Open Cosmos and Seals the Deal for Launching Turnkey CubeSat's
delivers solutions for tackling global challenges and specializes in missions for small, low-cost satellites (up to 50 kg.), with short lead times less than a year.
Pentagon: China, Russia Developing Satellite-Killing Lasers
Pentagon says both countries are likely developing an arsenal of anti-satellite weaponry including missiles, cyber attacks and 'directed energy weapons,
Senior Leaders from SpaceX and Virgin Orbit Join the Relativity Space Executive Team
The company has announced that 12 former senior leaders from SpaceX, Blue Origin, Virgin Orbit, Aerojet Rocketdyne, Waymo, Zoox, and Tesla...
RS-25 Engine Testing Restarted by NASA at Stennis
Wednesday’s test was the eighth in the “Retrofit 1b” series for prime contractor Aerojet Rocketdyne’s production restart program. Four RS-25s will...
Pentagon Review Of SpaceX’s Air Force Certification is Unlikely to Keep the Company Grounded
ULA enjoyed a virtual monopoly on national security launches for over a decade prior to SpaceX’s government certification, but the joint venture faces..
SPAWAR Contracts with Comtech EF Data Corporation for Satellite Modems
The delivery order specified Comtech EF Data’s SLM-5650B Satellite Modems and firmware upgrades. The SLM-5650B Satellite Modem is...
NanoRacks Continues Their Historic Program — Sixth SmallSat Deployment from Cygnus Completed
Cygnus maneuvered to a higher-than-Space Station altitude (445 kilometers) where the NanoRacks External Cygnus Deployment mission released two...
C-Band RF Over Fiber Link Debuts from ViaLite
The link's full frequency range is 500 MHz to 7.5 GHz. By removing the requirement for an up/down converter to convert signals to an IF band, the...
Arabsat's BADR-4 Satellite Delivering TRT Arabi HD via Globecast to Viewers
TRT Arabi (Ø¹Ø±Ø¨ÙŠ TRT) is an Arabic language channel from TRT (Turkish Radio and Television Corporation), broadcasting to Arabic-speaking audiences in...
Teledyne e2v Completes Image Sensor Delivery for the Sentinel-5/UVNS Mission
The Sentinel-5/UVNS instrument onboard MetopSG-A is focused on global monitoring of key air quality trace gases and aerosols as a part of the...
Yahsat and Thuraya Specialize in Security, Services and Solutions for Military and Government at IDEX 2019
Yahsat’s wider diverse offering of integrated satellite solutions meet the most complex security requirements of governments and defense clients.
Abundant Weather and Ice Results in Ending Search in Antarctica for Shackleton's Ship Endurance
We are, however, very proud of our other achievements... surpassed our primary Expedition objective of undertaking pioneering scientific research at the Larsen C Ice Shelf.