Recent Regulatory/Government News
Space Foundation—The Intersection of Cyber 1.4 + the 30th Space Symposium (Event)
[SatNews] Space and cyberspace intersect at the Space Foundation's Cyber 1.4 conference on Monday, May 19, at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA—the conference provides...
Lockheed Martin—Designed To Investigate The Weather In Space (Satellite—Instrument)
[SatNews] Lockheed Martin [NYSE:LMT] has delivered a new solar analysis payload that will help scientists measure and forecast space weather, which can damage ...
NASA's Kepler Seeks Earth Twin...Possible Match! (Kepler Space Telescope)
[SatNews] The next steps in the search for distant life include looking for true Earth-twins—
NASA + SpaceX...Undaunted By Their Delay Earlier, The Game Plan Is 'Go For Friday' (Launch)
[SatNews] A last minute launch cancellation earlier this week, now finds everything ready to go tomorrow, Friday.
Here's Looking @ Earth—Five Decide To Erupt Simultaneously (Imagery—NASA)
[SatNews] Remote—Cold—Rugged—those three adjectives capture the essence of Russia’s Kamchatka Peninsula. Another word...
McMurdo's...Second Webinar...No Need To Search Any Further For Answers To Search + Rescue Systems
[SatNews] technological advancements will enhance distress beacon detection rates, improve location accuracy and reduce emergency response times to potentially save even more lives.
Department of Defense (DoD)—SARs Summarization For Major Defense Acquisition Programs (Government—Finance)
[SatNews] The Department of Defense has publicly released details on major defense acquisition program cost, schedule, and performance changes since the...
SkyWave Creates Waves By Joining Global M2M Alliance
[SatNews] The M2M sector has seen tremendous growth and is expected to continue this trend well into the coming decade.
Department of Defense (DoD)—Gambling With National Security, Big Time (Sequestration—Report)
[SatNews] Defense Department officials have released a report that documents the cuts to military forces, modernization and readiness that will be required if defense budgets are held...
Space Foundation's Cyber 1.4...Distinguished Panel Discusses Challenges In Cyberspace (Event)
[SatNews] The remarkable panel of experts that gather for this event is amazing.
AUVSI’s Unmanned Systems 2014...Integral Role In Saving Lives...Priceless (Event)
[SatNews] How does this technology play an integral role in saving lives and cutting costs?
DARPA—For Remote Warfighters, High Speed Wireless Nets, Courtesy Of UAVs (Comms)
[SatNews] Missions in remote, forward operating locations often suffer from a lack of connectivity to tactical operation centers...
Cyprus...One Of A Trilogy Of Earth Stations Readies For Testing
[SatNews] "Currently we are investigating the possibility of taking our cooperation in the next level and becoming a member of European Space Agency…"
NASA+ SpaceX... Sign To Really Take Off From This Historic Launch Pad
[SatNews] "...we're preparing for our deep space missions to an asteroid and eventually Mars.
DARPA's Phoenix Steps Up To New Terrestrial Paradigm ...New Challenges + More
[SatNews] ..."but also validated the concept that we could build new satellites on orbit by physically aggregating satlets in space...”
ASD Reports...A Global Forecast That Covers Ten Years ...Changes For Military + Commercial Services
[SatNews] ...analyze factors that influence demand for military satellites, key market trends and challenges faced by industry participants.
Egypt + Russia—Partnership To Bring Aerospace Technology To Nation (Satellite Manufacturing)
[SatNews] Hussein al-Shafei, an advisor to the Russian Space Agency in Egypt, "The Egyptian satellite Egy SAT will be launched from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan...
UPDATE: NO GO....SpaceX A Bird Will Fly A Dragon Bringing Goods To The Space Station (Launch)
[SatNews] It's a long trip to bring supplies, but they've done it successfully before...
Emirates Institution for Advanced Science and Technology (EIAST)—DubaiSat-2 Commissioned + Ready For Work (Satellite)
[SatNews] The Emirates Institution for Advanced Science and Technology (EIAST) has announced that DubaiSat-2’s in orbit commissioning is complete and...
UK Space Agency (UKSA) + National Physical Laboratory—The TRUTHS Will Soon Be Out There (Satellite)
[SatNews] A proposed satellite mission—that will improve our understanding of the consequences of climate change and could save the global economy up to $30 trillion—has ...