Recent Regulatory/Government News
Es’hailSat At Global Satshow Shows Off Es’hail-2
With Es’hail-2 and our new teleport on schedule to become operational in 2017, we are scaling up on our marketing and sales efforts
Turkey's Göktürk-1 Satellite Ready For December 5th Launch
The Göktürk-1 satellite will transfer photographs and images to the Turkish Air Force Command's Satellite Ground Station.
Day L-2...ULA Prepares For WGS-8 Launch For Enhanced Communications To US Troops
WGS satellites are important elements of a high-capacity satellite communications system providing enhanced communications capabilities to America's troops in the field for the next decade and beyond.
ISRO's RESOURCESAT-2A Has A December 7th Launch Date
The 44.4 meter tall PSLV C36 is expected to place the 1,235 kg RESOURCESAT-2A into an 827 km polar Sun Synchronous Orbit (SSO) about 18 minutes after lift off.
Orbital ATK Expands Their Arizona Facilities & Workforce Opportunities
Orbital ATK will be moving into the Allred Park Place along Chandler’s Price Corridor...
Switzerland In Stitches...Copernicus Scans Stitched Together
Kind of like putting a quilt together, except in this case it's huge photos of a country.
Virgin Galactic's Successful Spaceship Glide Flight Prepares For Future Passengers
Despite the hefty $250,000 price tag, more than 600 would-be astronauts have already signed up
Arianespace's Vega Is 'Pop Topped Off' For Turkey's GÖKTÜRK-1 Optical Satellite
Turkey’s first governmental satellite for Earth observation, providing very high-resolution images for both civilian and military applications.
China's Competitive Cost Of Commercial Launch Company Slashes Pricing
Expace announced they would charge around $10,000 per kilogram of satellite payload which is said to be less than half the prevailing commercial price.
Russia's Progress Resupply Spacecraft Falls Apart Minutes After Launch On Way To ISS
the debris of the Progress cargo spacecraft supposedly fell in Russia's Republic of Tuva in south Siberia
XCOR And Immortal Data's ShipsLog™ Data Acquisition For A Real Space Cat...The Lynx Space Plane
it is capable of affordably reading and storing data from hundreds of sensors on multiple data acquisition boxes at synchronous rates up to 3200 samples per second.
Brazil Getting Packed Heading To The Moon By 2020 With Nanosatellite Garatéa-L
The scientists plan on taking advantage of one of the most promising kinds of equipment in terms of space exploration.
United Launch Alliance Celebrates 10th Anniversary With Rockets Rather Than Candles
You're no doubt familiar with building your own burger or pizza toppings or choosing colors of a car, but how about building your own rocket?
SES Sends Smiles...Mighty M7 Group Carries More HDTV Channels For Eastern Europe
Increasing choices by offering a wider variety is generally a good thing, and in this instance it certainly is a good thing.
NASA's RapidScat Is A Sad Sat... Decommissioned After Successful Mission Aboard ISS
Job well done, and now the lights go out. Another satellite is decommissioned, but this one had a unique vantage point as it was attached to the International Space Station.
Orbital ATK's Cygnus A Performance Artist In Space... No Trapeze Necessary For These Space Experiments
“The OA-5 mission was filled with numerous accomplishments...”
These Spire Small Sats Aspire To Become A First ... Cygnus Was Raised To A New Altitude
While Cygnus vehicles have deployed cubesats after departing the station, this was the first time that the Cygnus raised its orbit above the ISS ...
Airbus Defense and Space's SpaceDataHighway is Open for Traffic...Way Faster Than The Autobahn
the SpaceDataHighway transfers high-volume data from Earth observation sats at a data rate of 1.8 gbps and can transmit up to 40 terabytes per day.
Satcom Global Has A Terrific Aura...And A VSAT Solution As Well
Aura will set new standards for military, maritime, offshore, and enterprise businesses with flexible global communications both at sea and on land.
China's Long March-3C Exerts Its Influence On Tianlian 1-04 Satellite
The satellite is going to join three predecessors to ensure global network operation for the constellation.