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Vespucci, Lockheed Martin's First GPS III Satellite for the U.S.A.F. is Encapsulated into the SpaceX Payload Fairing
Encapsulation of the satellite within its payload fairing serves to protect it against the impact of dynamic pressure and aerodynamic heating during its...
 
UPDATED: Axelspace Garners Series B Funding
With this critical step, Axelspace moves closer to the realization of the new generation Earth Observation (EO) infrastructure AxelGlobe, which will...
 
SSL-Manufactured SkySats 14 and 15 Imagery Being Received by Planet
SkySats 14 and 15 were launched on December 3 from Vandenberg Air Force Base on Spaceflight’s first Sun Synchronous dedicated rideshare...
 
World's Smallest HD Camera from Medigus Incorporated by NASA into VIPIR2
The micro ScoutCam 8.0 HD, custom designed for NASA, features one module consisting of both HD camera and illumination and serves as the...
 
XipLink Acquires Sevis Systems' Base Station Assets
With the Sevis 6000 circuit-based product, which will be renamed the XS-S6000 series, XipLink will now offer standards-based optimization of voice...
 
UPDATED: Inmarsat Selects Mitsubishi Heavy Industries' H-3 Launch Vehicle for their Satellite Launch
Inmarsat’s sixth-generation fleet will be the first to feature dual-payload satellites; each supporting L- and Ka-band (Global Xpress) services. 
 
Ball Aerospace Delivers TEMPO to NASA
The TEMPO instrument will provide hourly daylight measurements of ozone, nitrogen dioxide and other key elements of air pollution across...
 
Aerojet Rocketdyne Preparing Power Pushers for ULA Delta IV Heavy NRO Payload Launch
The upcoming NRO mission marks the tenth operational launch of the Delta IV Heavy and the 38th overall for the Delta IV family, which debuted in...
 
China Launches SaudiSat-5a and -5B to Orbit
The SaudiSat-5A and SaudiSat-5B remote sensing satellites have been developed and manufactured at the King Abdulla City for Science and Technology...
 
Student-Built ESEO Smallsat Attains Space
The joint Surrey and AMSAT-UK payload transmits key information to the ground — such as vital power, temperature and speed — and is designed...
 
VORAGO Technologies CMOS Silicon Dies Live on Spaceflight's SmallSat Express Mission
In the first phase of the experiment, the same nine HARDSIL CMOS die were sent to the International Space Station where they have been...
 
The Harris HSAT Smallsat Orbiting and Communicating in Good Order
Harris Satellite (HSAT) is a briefcase-size 6U smallsat that provides an affordable solution for defense and commercial customers with very high-speed...
 
ATLAS Space Operations Makes Contact with FalconSat-6 Smallsat
The FalconSat-6 will serve the U.S. Air Force Academy’s Department of Astronautics, as a key component of the Academy’s capstone course for...
 
Contract for High-Power RF Amplifiers to be Fulfilled by Comtech PST
These amplifiers are used as part of satellite communications systems which provide commercial mobile airborne-to-satellite-to-ground...
 
Klokan's MapTiler API Wins the Airbus Multi-Data Challenge
MapTiler provides ads-free personalized maps and can run both online a...
 
RUAG Space USA Passes Muster and Begins Production on a Very Large Piece of U.S.-Made Hardware 
The process involved many participants, and understandably, it is critical to pass every test to ensure safe transport into space.
 
U.S.A.F. Academy Cadets' FalconSAT-6 Smallsat Leverages Zero-G's Weightless Lab for Testing
ZERO-G Weightless Lab provides a unique opportunity allowing researchers to conduct hands-on testing at a level matching NASA’s...
 
Vorago Technologies Microcontroller Used in TechEdSat-8
The VA10820 MCU is used in the smallsat's power management system and brings the programmability of an ARM© Cortex©-M0 CPU with...
 
SSL's Robotic Arm on NASA's InSight Lander Gets a Grip on Mars
Its job places the lander’s instruments onto the dusty Martian surface, for future landers when offloading payloads onto the surface of the Moon.
 
IEC Telecom Expands with New Office in Denmark
The new company, located close to Kastrup airport, will primarily focus on the maritime market; however, the company will also provide satellite...