Recent Europe News
Third Indonesian Satellite To Launch Next Month
The satellite is named Telkom-3 and will support voice and data services.
Departing the ISS — Six CubeSats
These smallsats were pushed out of the ISS via the Kibo airlock using the new JEM Small Satellite Orbital Deployer (J-SSOD)
Prepping and Priming By Arianespace for Launch of Sentinel-2B
This Vega mission is part of another busy year for Arianespace’s launch services...
First Launch of the Year for Arianespace is to Carry Hispasat 36W-1 to Orbit
This geostationary satellite will be driven to orbit for the Spanish operator Hispasat using a Soyuz launch vehicle.
Gomspace Signs On With Chinese Private Launch Firm For Satellite Push
Landspace will use their Landspace-1 rocket to put Gomspace's satellites into orbit in 2018.
SES' MX-1 Gains Contract Extension with Beta Film Ltd. and Sky Deutschland
This new long-term contract extends and expands the existing agreement, which began in 2009...
From France to Florida... Eurostar's SES-10 is on its Way for SpaceX Launch
SES-10 is the 45th satellite based on the Eurostar E3000 platform and the tenth to use electric propulsion for station-keeping.
Global Eagle Entertainment Plays Cricket ... Gains Worldwide Rights
Matches can (and do!) last for days, the players wear woolly jumpers, and games often break for high tea on the village green.
SES Discloses New Owner of AMC-3... GEE Now We Know
Since then the curtain has been pulled back, press releases issued and the satellite fleet operator has been identified as...
SMi's 12th Annual Military Space Situational Awareness... London in April an Early Bird Offer
...explore key situational awareness challenges in an increasingly contested, congested and competitive space.
SpaceX's Successes... Launches Iridium's NEXT Satellites and the Booster Returns
...the new satellites will be positioned near a current generation satellite, each moving at approximately 17,000 miles per hour as testing begins.
Iridium's NEXT Generation Celebrates Launch of First 10 Satellites
the new satellites will be positioned near a current generation satellite, each moving at approximately 17,000 miles per hour
SES and GEE Ink a Connectivity Deal ...Eagle 1 to Drive Mobility
"...to reach hundreds of millions of people on the move around the world with a reasonably priced, high-speed Wi-Fi experience that’s equivalent to what they get at their homes or offices."
Airbus Doesn't Want To Be the Only One Having All the Fun... Enter the SpaceDataHighway Challenge
"... is like the first optical fiber in space, but with the added advantage of mobility. Therefore, the scope of possible applications is vast”
GreDeom-Insert From RUAG Space Is A Real Winner
This is a novel kind of insert that is installed and bonded in satellite panels fully automatically.
Multi-Band Comms For Stena Line From Marlink
Marlink will also further increase available capacity to Stena Line vessels with an additional 10 to 15 percent...
SpaceX Prepares Falcon 9 for Launch and Landing... Just Read the Instructions
...valued at $492 million, it was the largest single launch deal ever engaged.
Signalhorn Drills Their Expertise Into the Harshest and Most Remote Locations
The 12 remote rig sites are located in some of the harshest and most remote locations... and will deliver a reliable, competitive service ...
Airbus Sells Shares...in Atlas Elektronik Group
Selling their shares enables the company to focus on its core business.
SES Does Some Heavy Lifting of O3b's Debt... $1.4 Billion
Since acquiring the remaining shares in O3b, SES has refinanced the entire $1.4 Billion of gross debt at a materially lower average funding rate.