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Thales Alenia Space + Italian Space Agency—Engaged For The Next COSMO-SkyMed Phase (Satellite—Build—Business)
[SatNews] Thales Alenia Space has signed an agreement with the Italian Space Agency (ASI) for the next phase of...
 
Iridium Communications—NEXT Upgrade Completed (Satellite Constellation)
[SatNews] Iridium Communications Inc. (Nasdaq:IRDM) has announced the successful upgrade of its System Control Segment (SCS) and completion of its...
 
NASA's Landsat 8 Observes Unforgiving Region Deals With Depression, Burning Blue Lava + Earth Pulls Apart At The Seams (Earth Observation)
[SatNews] In other words, the Earth is pulling apart at the seams here.
 
UPDATE...ESA, OHB Systems + Arianespace—Continuous Efforts To Resolve Anomaly Underway @ ESOC (Post-Launch—Satellites)


[SatNews] Work at ESA’s ESOC control center continues relentlessly in attempts to resolve the anomaly that has...
 
NASA—The Decline Of TRMM (Satellite)
[SatNews] Rani Gran of NASA's Goddard Flight Center has reported that the pressure readings from the Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission's (TRMM) fuel tank in early...
 
DigitalGlobe—WorldView-3's First "Looks" (Satellite—Imagery)
[SatNews] The DigitalGlobe blog has posted information regarding the first images from the company's recently launched...
 
NASA—Drought Solutions Soon To Be Offered From Space (Satellite—Monitoring)
[SatNews] Approximately 60 percent of California is experiencing “exceptional drought,” the U.S. Drought Monitor’s most dire classification—the agency issued the same...
 
Asia Satellite Telecommunications Company Limited (AsiaSat) + SpaceX—AsiaSat-6 Launch Date Deep Six'd For Now (Launch Postponement)
[SatNews] The launch of AsiaSat 6, the newest communications satellite of Asia Satellite Telecommunications Company Limited (AsiaSat), has been...
 
ViaSat—New MSS Terminals Are Attracting More Than Just Attention (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Customers are starting to place advance orders for the nexgen Mobile Satellite Services (MSS) terminals from...
 
GVF + IRG Offer Sessions... Sharpening Your Tools To Safeguard Your Transmission Operation (Event | IBC)
[SatNews] ..."companies are striving to instill best practices across their operations, ensuring they can reduce errors and enjoy uninterrupted service. "
 
IHS Technology...Saturation Of Global Pay-TV Market To Decline While MENA Grows
[SatNews] Worldwide market revenue for pay-TV STB CA technology will decline to $1.9 billion in 2018, down from a peak of $2.2 billion in 2015...
 
Nanyang Tech University ...This ZigBee Is A BusyBee... Equipped With Inter-Satellite Comms System


[SatNews] To estimate the range of inter-satellite communication in free space, the team applied a link budget analysis based on the Friis transmission equation, deriving...
 
Asian Television Network Looks Alive With Five Channels From India + Pakistan To Canada's Rogers Cable 
[SatNews] "I am sure our subscribers will enjoy a variety of programming available on these channels from India and Pakistan."
 
Boeing + NASA's ISS Docking System...It's Important To Be Compatible In Space...Approved + Ready To Roll In 2016
[SatNews] The docking system includes a new design that will enable current and future spacecraft to latch onto the ISS at one of two International Docking Adapters...
 
NASA’s New Horizons Spacecraft... A Big Deal Regarding A Dwarf Planet, Pluto... Just Passed Neptune
[SatNews] “No country except the United States has the demonstrated capability to explore so far away”
 
O3b Networks + Our Telekom—
[SatNews] O3b Networks now has a multi-year agreement to provide trunking services to...
 
 Arianespace + Optus 10...Optimistic About Upcoming Launch...Greater Bandwidth  (Launch)
[SatNews] “This satellite will expand fleet resilience and significantly increase the fleet capacity, providing...
 
Northrop Grumman + Virgin Galactic...Demo Experimental Plan For DARPA
[SatNews] Reusable aircraft-like operations would help reduce military and commercial light spacecraft launch costs by a factor of 10 from current launch costs in this payload class.
 
Northrop Grumman Successfully Tests James Webb Space Telescope's Sun Screens... The Size Of Tennis Courts
[SatNews] This massive parasol is as long as a tennis court, but incredibly light and offers intense protection from the Sun, letting through less than a millionth of the Sun’s heat!
 
SatNews Alert — Arianespace + European Space Agency—Non-Compliant Orbit For “Doresa” and “Milena.”(Post-Launch)
[SatNews] According to some late breaking information from Arianespace, there may be an anomaly regarding the Galileo satellites' separation from the Soyuz launch vehicle.