Recent Regulatory/Government News
A New Government SATCOM Platform is Established by SES and ESA
Under the Pacis-1 public-private partnership, the members of the consortium will be providing specific technological contributions, including...
Sky Perfect JSAT Corporation Agrees with KVH to New Generation Maritime Broadband Service
In order to meet ever-growing demand for maritime broadband as well as to get ready for the new era of Ship-IoT,
L3 Space & Sensors' Celebration of NASA Space Launch System Team and Astronaut Barry “Butch” Wilmore
celebrate L3’s contributions to NASA’s and Orbital ATK’s efforts on the Space Launch System that will send astronauts into deep space and later on Mars.
Spain's First ... PAZ Radar Earth Observation Satellite is Shipshape and Ready to Ship
It will be able to generate images with up to 25 cm resolution, day and night and regardless of the meteorological conditions.
Harris Takes Vacuuming to a New Frigid Level ... Thermal Vacuum Testing for NASA's Webb Telescope
Harris’ team helped safeguard the telescope in Houston during Hurricane Harvey ... monitoring more than 1,000 sensors on the telescope around the clock.
UK Hopes to Build Spaceport and to Welcome U.S. Launches
that means making sure US technology matches UK safety and environmental standards, while also reassuring the Americans that ...
DoD Awards Iridium Satellite Network Services Contract
This option is for a follow-on requirement to procure continued communication support services that may be implemented for use in...
Statements from ULA and NASA as They Finally Launch NOAA's JPSS-1... Forever Changing Weather Forecasts
provide information about atmospheric temperature and moisture, clouds, sea surface temperature, ocean color, sea ice cover, volcanic ash, and fire ...
ISRO's Lesson from Last Mission Failure Results in "Increased Robustness of Next Rocket"
While the study as to the cause of failure of the earlier rocket is on, we have increased the robustness of the next rocket,
Ready, Set, Go ... Almost as Ukraine Plans First Satellite Launch
"We expect that we would be able to complete all the works necessary for Ukraine to finally get its own communication satellite in the orbit in ...
Aye, Shetland is Not Just for Horses, as Scotland's Shetland Space Centre Works Towards Launch Facility
amazing amount of interest ... suggests that there is tremendous potential for Unst and Shetland to become part of a fast-growing, £13.7 billion sector ...
U.S. Commerce Department's Malcolm Baldrige Award Goes to... Stellar Solutions
the U.S. Secretary of Commerce named Stellar Solutions a recipient of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, the nation’s highest honor for ...
SpaceX Calls for Delay in Launch of Mysterious Zuma Spacecraft
SpaceX’s official mission overview for this one basically doesn’t even mention the Zuma...
SES' ProSiebenSat.1 Carries on ... Continues Free-to-Air Channels in SD for Germany
in Germany, 46 percent of TV viewers receive their programs via satellite – and increasingly also in the best HD quality via the SES platform HD+.
Canada's Serendipitous Spaceport's Goals are On Track
In addition to being on track with development plans, Matier says MLS has been pleasantly surprised by a couple of “serendipitous” developments.
Satellite Industry Association Commends New FCC Spectrum Rules
The organization is initially pleased and commends the FCC’s for addressing some of the significant concerns of the satellite industry by...
NASA Selects SSL in Consideration to Go Deep ... to the Moon and Deeper Into Space
The gateway will be a human crew-tended spaceport in lunar orbit that functions as an access point to the Moon and deep space
Satellite-Based Augmentation System Trial Launched by Australia
The trial will be the first in the world to test the Precise Point Positioning (PPP) technique’s integration in an SBAS service and will be managed by...
MENA’s Satellite Pay TV Market is Projected to Pass 10 Million Subscriptions by 2021
The report also provides historical KPI’s for Abu Dhabi Sports before exiting the market.
GSA Selects Hughes for Complex Commercial SATCOM Solutions
CS3 is a multiple-award, Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) multiple-award contract vehicle with a period of performance of up to 10...