Recent Satellite Operator News
Arianespace, ESA + CNES' VV04...Don't Break Out the Champagne...Yet
Additional flight trajectory analyses have impacted the original launch date.
Four Years Of Space Surveillance For U.S.A.F.'s SBSS
"The vehicle performs more GEO observations than any other sensor."
Space Collision Avoided for SSTL's TechDemoSat-1
The inconvenience of having to switch on the brand new propulsion system earlier than scheduled in the firm's commissioning plan was swept away with a great result...
Globalstar to Discuss SatCom Benefits for Value Added Resellers at Intermodal 2014
Satellite communications delivers new commercial opportunities for VAR’s by extending the reach of services to those areas that are beyond mobile phone signal.
Europe's IXV Getting Set For Another Flight Via Vega
November’s Vega mission with IXV is designated Flight VV04 in Arianespace’s numbering system...
A Quarter Century Of SATCOM — HISPASAT Has Made History
In her speech, the president of HISPASAT, Elena Pisonero, said that the company was born “from a shared dream” to “achieve independent space communication” and drive a project “that would propel the national space industry."
Thales Alenia Space Signs MUSIS Contract With OCCAR-EA Is All About Image
Serving as an interface between Cosmo-SkyMed and CSO observation systems...
$3b In Growth For The Satellite EO Market by 2023, According To NSR
The move to very high resolution and the onslaught of lower resolution data is the key to the generation of $5.1 billion over the next decade.
Inmarsat's IsatPhone Is Now Conducive To Operation In Brazil
These satellite phones are now Brazil ready...
Trimble is Nimble with Iridium®'s Network for M2M Connectivity in Europe + Elsewhere
"Their need for operational efficiencies has no boundaries."
SpaceQuest Signs with MISHAAL Aerospace...One Makes 'em the Other Launches 'em When They're Ready
...the objective is to provide a turn-key, and cost-effective, approach to space access making it more common place and accessible.
UPDATE: Russian Express-AM6 Satellite Is Off + Away Via A Proton-M
"With the new satellite in action, the overarching task of broadcasting nationwide television programs from Kaliningrad to Irkutsk will be addressed."
Air Force Salutes Intelsat General...Awards Study of Using Commercial Resources for TT&C
..."study to determine possible methods of transitioning this requirement to the commercial sector to achieve cost efficiencies in the new budgetary environment.”
Airbus Defence and Space + Spectrum Geo Know How to Shake Up Surveys of Croatia’s Oil Seeps + More
Results suggest a strong correlation between higher confidence slicks and structural features interpreted from a seismic survey acquired of offshore Croatia in 2013.
NASA-NOAA Suomi NPP Satellite Team Scrambles... Avoids 35,000 mph Impact of Space Debris
The rest of the monitored space debris ranges in size from the size of a softball, to massive rocket bodies, orbiting uncontrolled at speeds averaging 22,300 mph
NASA Awards Northrop Grumman to Modify ATMS Instrument on Joint Polar Satellite System-2's
This information will significantly improve short- and long-term weather forecasting.
A Collaborative Effort at 55.5 Degrees West For HISPASAT + Intelsat
The two operators will continue to co-locate Intelsat's Galaxy 11 satellite and HISPASAT's Amazonas 1 satellite at this position until the end of 2015.
In-Orbit Testing Is Successful... Optus 10 Now Drifting To 164 Degrees East
“It’s always a great feeling once a satellite completes its rigorous testing schedule and is verified to be ready for operation."
QuickSkids For Faster O&G Offshore Connectivity Developed By EMC...
Rig and vessel operators that prefer not to use the communications provided by a company owner can install their own using QuickSkid...
IRG Builds Strong STEMs.. Teaches + Learns From Kids
...to impassion youngsters about the work... who are unaware of the wealth of opportunities within the satellite industry