Recent Satellite Operator News
NOAA's JPSS-1 Instruments Have Now All Been Integrated Into The Satellite
the ATMS (Advanced Technology Microwave Sounder), an instrument critical to forecasting weather three to seven days in advance, has been integrated with the satellite.
Berliner Glas Group Has Optical Systems In Space
Optical communication allows enormously increasing amounts of data to be made available in a faster, more reliable way to customers.
NOORSAT Heading Into CABSAT 2016 To Celebrate 10th Anniversary + Their Satellites
Over the last decade, NOORSAT has helped broadcasters to embrace technological developments within the sector, enabling them to make a smooth transition from SD to HD.
KVH Celebrates Being On Track w/Record Sales Of 200,000th Mobile Antenna... TracPhone® + TracVision®
The versatility of the TracVision line means there is a choice for nearly every need—whether a boat owner, commercial vessel, patrol fleet, RV user, emergency responder, or charter bus passenger
USAF's NROL-45 Launches... Rocks 'n' Rolls It's National Reconnaissance Payload Into The Blue
A perfect launch in the early morning hours...
Aerojet Rocketdyne's Most Powerful Booster Engine Launches National Security Payload Into Orbit for US
...the rocket was boosted off the pad by the RS-68A—the world’s most powerful liquid-hydrogen/liquid-oxygen booster engine, which provides 702,000 pounds of liftoff thrust.
SSL + Busek... Feel The Electricity... Collaborate To Bring Solar Electric Propulsion Capabilities To US Government
Busek developed the first US built Hall Effect thruster to ever fly in space ...
Spaceflight Awarded First GSA Schedule Contract For Satellite Launch Services...Easy... Order CubeSats Online
US government agencies can now easily order CubeSat or MicroSat launches online, complete with pre-approved launch prices and a streamlined process
ULA Selects Tyvak Nanosatellite Systems To Support The Atlas V CubeSat Rideshare Initiative
ULA’s CubeSat Rideshare Initiative enables rideshare opportunities on its Atlas V launch vehicle and aims to tap into a growing market of small satellites with applications in education, scientific research, U.S. Government and commercial business.
Arianespace Signs On To Launch New High Capacity ViaSat Satellites
Both ViaSat-2 and ViaSat-3 class satellites are geostationary satellites and operate in the high capacity Ka-band frequencies.
Sentinel-3A Forging Ahead For February 16 Launch
The tricky task of fueling the satellite has now been ticked off the ‘to do list’ and the propulsion team is already decontaminating their equipment before returning home.
Up + Away... ULA's Atlas V Rocket Whisks USAF's GPS IIF-12 Into The Blue
It's a go! Success with USAF's GPS IIF-12 launches from the Cape.
US Air Force Launches GPS IIF-12 Satellite + The End Of An Era
"Today's launch is a significant achievement in the history of GPS, as we launch the last of the GPS IIF satellites to be delivered on-orbit."
The 45th Space Wing Supports The USAF's Twelfth + Final Launch Of GPS IIF Satellite
"This is a significant milestone for GPS, the 50th GPS satellite to be delivered on-orbit,"
North Korea Tests Their Capabilities — + The World — With Their Satellite Launch
The Kwangmyongsong-4 satellite, an Earth Observation satellite, blasted off at 9:00 local time.
Lockheed Martin Gets The Nod From SKYPerfect JSAT For Another Satellite
JCSAT-17 is an S-band satellite that will operate well in excess of 15 years.
SPIDER Wends Into Turbulences
The FFU’s will deploy probes on wire booms to measure turbulences in the auroral electrojet between 95 km and 115 km.
Boeing Completers The GPS IIF-12 Milestone...Launches The Last In The Series
Following on-orbit tests, GPS IIF-12 will be formally declared operational in approximately one month...
Eutelsat 65 West A, Telecommunications Satellite Arrives @ Arianespace... Second Flight of 2016
Based on the SSL 1300 satellite design, EUTELSAT 65 West A will be orbited on an Ariane 5 mission in early March from the Spaceport—
SSL Delivers EUTELSAT 65 West..Advanced Latin America Satellite... To Arianespace
“EUTELSAT 65 West A is an exceptional and complex satellite with advanced capabilities that will bring information, entertainment and new opportunities to Latin America and to Brazil in an Olympic year.”