Recent Satellite Operator News
Airbus' MicroWave Radiometer is Essential ... Will Precisely Measure Atmospheric Humidity Aboard Sentinel-3B
will allow scientists to monitor sea-level changes, sea-surface temperature, manage water quality, and track marine pollution and biological productivity.
Engineering Students Get a Ride From NASA on a Sail ... Funding for CubeSail
“CubeSail is a technology demonstration; it’s basically to show you can have viable propulsion that is cheap and small in deep space.”
DigitalGlobe's SecureWatch Has Now Integrated WorldView-4 Imagery
WorldView-4’s daily imagery collections more than double SecureWatch’s daily volume of valuable 30 cm imagery, enhancing defense and....
Navarino Selected by Oldendorff Carriers for Inmarsat Fleet Xpress Implementation
Fleet Xpress seamlessly combines the power of the company's Ka-band Global Xpress network with the proven reliability of L-band FleetBroadband...
Arabsat Sponsors 19th Arab Radio and Television Festival Furthering Arab States Broadcasting Union Relationship
"We have an excellent working relationship with the Arab States Broadcasting Union and we have many common successful projects such as ...
Japan's Nod of Confidence with Arianespace to Launch BSAT-4b Satellite Adds to a Long History Since 1997
BSAT-4b will be launched by an Ariane 5 in 2020 from the Guiana Space Center, Europe’s Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, as part of a turnkey...
RUAG's New Portfolio Includes Highs and Lows ... High Performance and Low-Cost Products for Satellite Constellations
Several hundred computer units have flown on commercial and institutional missions, such as Iridium NEXT (payload interface unit) or the Galileo...
Swedish National Space Agency's New Director General ... She Comes with Impressive Experience from SSC
knowledge and experience from space technology, business, space science and national and international space projects from the early pioneering up ...
New Satellite Constellation from EarthNow to Offer Real-Time EO Video
EarthNow represents a dramatic leap forward in capability compared to other Earth Observation (EO) satellite systems which deliver pictures and...
Sentinenel-3B's Upcoming Launch Will Complete Copernicus Constellation
Carrying a suite of cutting-edge instruments, Sentinel-3 is arguably the most complex of all the Sentinel missions – offering a bigger picture for Copernicus.
South Africa Shipping the AZCube-2 Satellite to India for July Launch
The 4 kg. satellite, known as ZACube-2, was developed by the CPUT in cooperation with the French South African Institute of Technology.
AST Awarded Patent in Mighty Micron™ Low-Earth-Orbit Satellites for Government and Commercial Use
Their patented features will allow them to support a range of government and commercial space mission capabilities that have until now been impossible.
SpaceX's Triple Play Turns into a Home Run With Launch and Subsequent Deployment of TESS and Return of Rocket
telescope/camera that will hunt for undiscovered worlds around nearby stars, providing targets where future studies will assess their capacity to harbor life.
Orbital ATK's TESS Exoplanet Satellite Launch Is a First on Exciting Journey for NASA Seeking New Planets;
This successful launch marks the 31st science spacecraft they have developed and built for NASA over the last 35 years.
Inmarsat Brings SwiftBroadband-Safety (SB-S) to Market
The next-generation satellite IP platform is designed to meet the needs of aviation data communications in the digital age and offers airlines game-changing visibility...
Now Prepped for Launch — the Airbus-Built MetOp-C Satellite for EUMETSAT and the ESA
the excellent performance of the two MetOp satellites enables simultaneous operation, providing the meteorological community with increased data.
Landmark Agreement 'Tween SSTL, Goonhilly Earth Station and Astrobotic Unveiled at 34th Space Symposium
payloads will need sophisticated communication services to reach, until-now, prohibitive destinations on the Moon, including the ‘far side.’
Spaceflight SmallSats to Launch Via Arianespace Vega Rocket
Arianespace has signed a landmark agreement with Spaceflight for the launch of several small payloads. This will be the inaugural mission for...
Deep Space Industries Closes Their First Tranche of Series A Funding
Deep Space Industries plans to launch the first private deep space mission in 2020, using the firm's Xplorer spacecraft. This funding round allows the...
Rocket Lab's First Fully Commercial Electron Launch Set for April 20
The 14-day ‘It’s Business Time’ launch window will open on Friday April 20, 2018 NZT. During this time a four-hour launch window will open daily from...