Recent Asia/Asia Pacific News
Russia's Top Military Brass Warns Nearly All Low-Orbit Satellites Within Reach of US Missiles
Russia's General Staff says practically all low orbit spacecraft will be within the missile defense’s killing zone
Talks Between the UAE's TRA and Malaysia Regarding Interference Challenges
The discussions were focused on the best ways of supporting a number of space-based services...
Arianespace Strike Grows Uglier ... Indefinite Launch Delay
“Guiana has become the most crime-ridden area in France, public services are overwhelmed and people are shut out of medical services.”
Japan's Government to Enhance Measures for Satellite Malfunctions
They will be required to consider such criteria as satellites’ resistance to collisions with space debris,
IAF's Upcoming Meetings' Revelations... Once-In-A-Lifetime Technical Visits Chinese Society of Astronautics
seven concrete priority actions geared toward stepping up the Federation’s actions in the peaceful development of space for the benefit of humanity.
Strikers Still Stopping Progress of Launch of Arianespace's Flight VA236
â€‹The evolution of the situation does not permit the restart of operations for the Ariane 5 launch scheduled for today...
The ISRO's South Asian Satellite's New Participant is Bangladesh
India will launch the satellite shortly...
EgyptSat Takes $64 Million from China for an EO Satellite... China's Ulterior Motive?
a part of a US$7 billion Chinese grant to develop infrastructure along the Suez Canal Economic Zone as part of Beijing’s One Belt One Road...
SpeedCast Opens a Shop in Papua New Guinea ... Familiar Territory
SpeedCast has acquisitions of Pactel International in 2013 and Oceanic Broadband in 2014.
Rocket Lab Raises $75 Million in Funding... Ready to Revolutionize Satellite Launches
Rocket Lab has received to date $148 million, with the company now valued in excess of $1 billion (USD).
Ongoing Launch Blockage — The Strike (A "Social Movement") Continues the Delay of an Arianespace Mission
The strike continues to hold up SGDC and KORESAT-7 departure...
Pressure Mounts on Australian Government to Launch Space Agency
South Australia has a long history in the space industry, which started when the Woomera Test Range was established in 1947 about 450km north of Adelaide.
Eurovision Gains C-Band Capacity on the AsiaSat 5 Satellite
The C-band transponders will be used for occasional live sports and news transmissions in the APAC region.
Rural Villages in Afghanistan Gain Connectivity Via SpeedCast and Wasel Telecom
SpeedCast and Wasel Telecom collaborated on a bid for an upcoming project for the Afghan government.
ScopeTel Joins the NorthTelecom Family
This agreement with ScopeTel further strengthens NorthTelecom's position in the APAC market.
China Strives to Imitate SpaceX... Recover and Reuse Launch Rockets
China is developing a system to recover parts of rockets used in space launches to bring down costs and make its space program ...
Japan's New Satellite to Keep an Eye on North Korea
The Radar 5 unit was carried into space on Japan’s mainstay H-IIA rocket from a launch site in the country’s southwest.
Cheers! to USAF On Its 70th Anniversary and Launch of WGS-9 Satellite
... Wideband constellation as it is a major milestone in a 20-year partnership with Canada, Denmark, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, and New Zealand.
Arianespace Doubles Up For Brazil and South Korea's Heavy-Lift Launch
The go-ahead was delivered at the completion of today’s Launch Readiness Review
EUMETSAT and CNSA Agree... Expand Monitoring from Space
The cooperation encompasses data exchange, scientific cooperation and coordination of respective observation systems in the context of ...