Recent South/Central America News
Sentinel-2B Prep'd for Flight (Arianespace Ensures Satellite Stays on Schedule)
Vega has undergone this buildup on the pad during activity at the Spaceport’s ZLV launch site...
Russia and Uruguay Warn About Risks of Arms' Race in Space
Russia and Uruguay adopted a joint statement on Thursday warning about risks of an arms race in outer space...
Arianespace Incoming and Outgoing... Receives Two New Sats and Successfully Launches VA235
This is Arianespace's second launch of 2017, and first launch of Ariane 5 this year to send off SKY Brasil-1 and Telkom 3S.
Airbus Safran Launchers' Ariane 5's 77th Successful Launch
The launch performance achieved by this Ariane 5 ECA was 10,450 kg in GTO...
Arianespace is One Busy Place... More Arriving on Same Day of Scheduled Launch
Thales Alenia Space services the broad range of satellites for different missions, while simultaneously launching for different customers.
Thales Alenia Space's Telkom 3S Launches Bringing HD TV and Internet Services to Indonesia
In a turnkey contract for the Indonesian operator Telkom Indonesia, Thales Alenia Space's responsibilities include...
Airbus' SKY Brasil-1 Satellite Successfully Soars
Airbus Defence and Space can count another successful launch today of their SKY Brasil-1 telecommunications satellite ...
Curtiss-Wright has Got the COTS Italy’s ELV SpA Needs for the New Mid-Size Vega-C
Curtiss-Wright’s cost-effective COTS electronics systems approach was selected to support this challenging performance/cost target.
Fueled for Flight — SKY Brasil-1 and Telkom 3S
This flight will be the initial Ariane 5 mission in 2017 and the second of as many as 12 Arianespace launches during the year...
Thales Alenia Space... Heading to Kourou Next Month for Brazilian Satellite Interests
Thales Alenia Space signed the SGDC contract with Visiona (a joint venture between Embraer and Telebras) at the end of 2013.
Thales Alenia Spain Launches Hispasat 36W-1 with RedSAT Regenerative Payload
RedSAT, the H36W-1 satellite embarks the most advanced technology in space communications, providing great flexibility and efficiency.
The Hispasat 36W-1 Satellite Gains A Great Deal of Altitude via Arianespace' Soyuz
Soyuz flew a 32-minute profile to release the satellite passenger into geostationary transfer orbit (GTO.
SmallGEO Hispasat 36W-1 Is Integrated By Arianespace
All is now ready for the final checkout and the Launch Readiness Review,...
A First ...Hispasat 36W-1 Satellite to Use Active Ku-Band Antennas
This mechanism allows, for the first time, the delivery of a complete antenna system that includes deployable reflector, hold-down and release...
Dual Passenger Launch Being Processed By Arianespace for Mid-February Launch
February’s mission with Ariane 5 is designated Flight VA235, signifying the 235th launch of an Ariane-series vehicle from French Guiana.
It's a "Go" for Hispasat 36W-1
The authorization for this mission, designated Flight VS16 in Arianespace’s numbering system...
Airbus Safran Launchers 2016 a Year to Remember
However, this is just the beginning of the adventure and, in 2017, we will be kicking off the production of Ariane 6, to ensure that we are ready in 2020.
Brazilian Smallsat Nudged Out of ISS
The satellite will help study how plasma forms in the atmosphere.
Arianespace Celebrated in Hawaii at Pacific Telecommunications Council 2017
â€‹Warm climate and warmer compliments over Arianespace's jobs well done and high expectations in 2017.
Third Indonesian Satellite To Launch Next Month
The satellite is named Telkom-3 and will support voice and data services.