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DigitalGlobe—Accelerating The Launch + A Name Change (Satellite—Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) has announced its plans to accelerate the launch of WorldView-4, previously named GeoEye-2, to mid-2016 to...
 
Radisys Services + Iridium—COTS For NEXT (Constellation—Applications Platform)
[SatNews] Iridium NEXT, the global mobile voice and data satellite communications company’s next generation global satellite constellation, is scheduled to...
 
MEASAT Satellite Systems + Pilipinas Global Network Ltd. (PGN)—Garnering 120 Country Distribution (SatBroadcasting™—Capacity)
[SatNews] MEASAT Satellite Systems Sdn. Bhd. (“MEASAT”) now has an agreement with Pilipinas Global Network Limited ("PGN Limited") for...
 
Airbus Defence and Space, Eutelsat + Arianespace—In Support Of In-Flight Connectivity (Satellite Build + Launch Planning)
[SatNews] Airbus Defence and Space is awarded a contract by Eutelsat to design and build...
 
U.S.A.F. + ULA... In Position Now To Launch Global Positioning System IIF Satellite (Launch)
[SatNews] "The GPS constellation continues to meet or exceed the performance standards to which the satellites were built."
 
Eutelsat + MultiChoice Africa Seal the Deal — DStv Pay-TV Platform Expansion to Continue
[SatNews] MultiChoice Africa will take advantage of the entire payload of 15 Ku-band transponders connected to the African service area of this satellite that will be launched next year.
 
SES—State-Of-The-Art SOC Now Operating In New Jersey (Satellites)
[SatNews] Global satellite operator SES (NYSE Paris:SESG) (SESG.PA) is now controlling nearly half of its growing fleet from a new satellite operations center (SOC) at its...
 
Surrey Satellite Technology US LLC (SST-US)—Second Orbital Test Bed Scheduled (Satellite Build)
[SatNews] Surrey Satellite Technology US LLC (SST-US) has announced plans for a second Orbital Test Bed (OTB-2) ride-share mission dedicated to carrying demonstration payloads...
 
U.S.A.F., United Launch Alliance + Boeing—GPS IIF-7 Set For Send Off (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] The U.S. Air Force is scheduled to launch the seventh Boeing built Global Positioning System (GPS) IIF satellite aboard a...
 
Space Systems/Loral (SSL), AsiaSat + SpaceX—AsiaSat 6 Arrives @ Canaveral AFS (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] Space Systems/Loral (SSL) and Asia Satellite Telecommunications Co. Ltd. (AsiaSat) have announced that AsiaSat 6 has arrived at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida...
 
U.S.A.F. Space & Missile Systems Center—An ORS-5 Awareness Initiated (Satellite Build)
[SatNews] The U.S.A.F.'s Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) ORS Office, in partnership with SMC's Space Superiority Systems Directorate and Advanced Systems and Development Directorate, is developing a...
 
Spire—Series A Success + A New Name (Business)
[SatNews] Spire has raised $25 million in Series A funding and the company is also changing...
 
Spaceflight—Smallsat Bundled Comms Offering (SATCOM)
[SatNews]  Spaceflight Inc. is expanding its services to include Spaceflight Networks, a business dedicated to cost-effective spacecraft communications and...
 
National Science Foundation + UCSD's Satellite Sensors Put New Twist On Smokey Bear's "Only You Can Prevent Fires...With WIFIRE"
[SatNews] The new cyberinfrastructure system monitors and forecasts the paths of wildfires, the number and scale of which are on the rise in the U.S.
 
ATI Present New Flash-Flood Warning System = Mass Notification + Flood Monitoring Using Wireless VHF Radio Communication
[SatNews] Having the capability to notify others of an impending emergency is invaluable, and now there is one for ...
 
Wednesday Update: ULA + U.S. Air Force...ANGELS Ride Share + Launch AFSPC-4 To Provide High-Altitude Surveillance (Launch)
[SatNews]  A successful launch, and as as the dust settles comments directly from the experts.
 
Ariane 5 Celebrates Big...Lifts The Biggest Payload Ever... Named After The Father Of The Big Bang Theory (Statements + Launch)
[SatNews] Aptly named after the scientist responsible for the Big Bang theory, this launch of 20 metric tons is the heaviest payload ever.
 
Surrey Satellite Technologies Ltd. (SSTL)—Deimos-1 + UK-DMC2 Celebrate Five Years On Orbit (Satellites)
[SatNews] A pair of hard-working SSTL satellites, Deimos-1 and UK-DMC2, have now completed...
 
Here's Looking @ Earth—Aerosol Activity (Imagery)
[SatNews] More than three decades ago, scientists began developing instruments that could monitor Earth’s ozone layer by observing how the atmosphere scattered...
 
Thaicom + NBN Co—Serving The Underserved In Australia (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Thaicom has announced that the NBN Co has selected its wholly owned subsidiary, IPSTAR Australia (IPA), for a new initiative to boost the number of...