Recent North America News
SpaceX's Perfect Launch + Perfect Landing... Again! As It Sends Off THAICOM-8
But the rockets landed Friday and three weeks ago have sustained more damage...That's not surprising, since their landings were considered the most difficult yet to pull off.
Russia Successfully Tests An Anti-Satellite Missile... For The Second Time
American defense officials said Russia conducted a successful flight test of a developmental anti-satellite missile on Wednesday that is capable of destroying satellites in orbit.
Orbital ATK's Thaicom 8 Satellite Enjoys A Successful Launch
Orbital ATK engineers completed the satellite’s initial post-launch health check and configuration in preparation for approximately 30 days of on orbit tests and orbit-raising procedures.
LeoSat... A New Satellite Paradigm Presents At CommunicAsia
LeoSat Enterprises, a new satellite constellation venture.
UrtheCast Receives $5 Million Canada Technology Development Program Award Towards OptiSAR™ Constellation
The 16-satellite OptiSAR™ Constellation is expected to consist of eight X- and L-band SAR satellites and eight high-resolution optical satellites, flying in a paired, tandem configuration.
On The Show Floor... C-COM @ CommunicAsia2016 + Info RegardingThe Company's Phase Shifter Technology
Among other products, on display this year at C-COM's booth will be the new iNetVu® inMotion-ka unit
UHP Networks Reveal High-Availability VSAT Hubs At CommunicAsia
UHP (Universal Hardware Platform) technology represents a breakthrough in the VSAT business by making it possible to pack very high processing capability into a small package.
Microsemi's Latest Release Accurately Synchronizes Mission Critical Instrumentation Systems
This new offering flexibly delivers "any signal, any connector" time and frequency signals to mission-critical instrumentation systems.
Talking On The Water... OC Sport Selects SpeedCast For Transat AG2R La Mondiale
SpeedCast enables two-way communication and store and forward video broadcast ...
ORBCOMM's IDP-782 Drives Out For Vehicular Tracking & Driver Monitoring
The cellular IDP-782 is ideal for vehicle tracking and driver monitoring applications in areas where cellular coverage is widely available
PCI Geomatics Brings Their GXL Technology To SkyMap Global
SkyMap Global is focused on delivering value added satellite imagery products and solutions to the South Asian market.
For Latitude Aero "I" Users, A SATCOM Replacement Is Now Available
The Latitude SkyNode S200 provides an upgrade path with enhanced features while offering substantial savings.
Moving On Up... SAS Names Palmetier As COO & General Counsel
Palmetier will oversee the SAS finance, contracts, compliance and legal functions.
HawkEye360's Pathfinder Smallsats To Be Manufactured By Deep Space Industries & UTIAS SFL
HawkEye 360 will be operating the world’s first privately-funded constellation of small satellites in Low Earth Orbit (LEO).
US + US Military As Well As Norway Will Seek Access To Secure Signal Of Galileo Constellation
At a Galileo meeting this month, those in attendance shared that Galileo's owners were uncomfortable that the largest user of the PRS signal would be the European national military forces.
GeoSync Microwave™ Has Hot Offer... A Variety Of 'Hot Swappable' Options In Their New RD Series
The two independent converter assemblies are “hot swappable” through the rear of the chassis.
The Federal Aviation Administration's Office Of Commercial Space Transportation Is Now Fully Funded
This amendment brings appropriations for this office in line with the President’s Budget Request and fully funds FAA/AST.
Production Test For RF Power Amplifiers Sped Up With New Keysight Technologies Source & Measurement Unit
The high-speed M9111A changes voltage, stabilizes and accurately measures micro-Amps, all in less than 1 ms.
Key Milestones For Apogee Thruster Celebrated By Aerojet Rocketdyne & Space Systems Loral
The 100th SSL 1300 also used Aerojet Rocketdyne’s 100th High-Performance Apogee Thruster (HiPAT™).