Recent Agencies News
A Power Booster From The US Patent + Trademark Office For EMC
The U.S. PTO granted EMC subsidiary EMC SatCom Technologies LLC this patent in September 2015.
Blue Origin Has Competitors Green With Envy... Mission Accomplished As Rocket Returns To Earth
...soaring to 329,839 feet and then returning through 119-mph high-altitude crosswinds to make a gentle, controlled landing just four and a half feet from the center of the pad.
Orbit Logic Gets Into Scheduling To Enhance General Dynamics' SGSS For NASA
STK Scheduler will process communication service requests to produce a deconflicted schedule for NASA’s Tracking and Data Relay Satellite System (TDRSS).
Bundeswehr's Data Is Twice As Good w/ TanDEM-X Global Elevation Model
It provides the first global, consistent, single-source and high-precision Digital Elevation Model, establishing a new standard for global elevation.
KBZ Hughes JUPITER™ System... New Nationwide Satellite Network Bridges Digital Divide
...the JUPITER ground control gateways and remote terminals will operate over both Ku- and C-band satellite links to power broadband services for enterprises, consumers and cellular providers
NASA Signs On SpaceX To Deliver Astronauts To The ISS
SpaceX’s crew transportation system, including the Crew Dragon spacecraft and Falcon 9 rocket, has advanced through several development and certification phases.
Telesat's Telstar 12 VANTAGE Lined Up In Succession Of Satellite Launches
Our program of four launches in just over five weeks clearly demonstrates our ability to produce and deliver state-of-the-art satellites within a tight schedule
NASA's STEREO Resuming Normal Operations As The Spacecraft Orbits From Behind The Sun
For the previous year, STEREO-A was transmitting only a weak signal—or occasionally none at all—due to its position almost directly behind the sun.
NASA Reports That A Pathway Has Opened For TR-01 JPEG2000 Systems Use For Space-Based + Global Ground Ops
The five vendors participating in the event were Media Links, Ericsson, Evertz, Imagine Communications and Nevion.
exactEarth Joins In + Invests In Aussie Satellite 'Internet-of-Things' Technology Company
exactEarth is also receiving an exclusive license to utilize this IP in the maritime market, additionally, they have the option to make further investments in Myriota in the future to increase its shareholding. kk
USAF Selects ULA For Two Mission Launches
The launch service contracts include launch vehicle production and launch operations for the NROL-52 and NROL-71 missions.
Spacecom's AMOS-5 Goes Dark... Communications + Signals Are All Lost
The company is currently employing all of its capabilities and those of its partners to re-establish communication with the satellite and at this point, does not have further information regarding the cause of this anomaly.
Onlime To The Rescue With Solution For Amos-5's Clients... Available Capacity On AFRICASAT-1a
...offers C-band users on Amos 5, an immediate service on AFRICASAT-1a supporting IP Transit (Internet), MPLS, VPN and other corporate requirements.
Wildfire Monitoring, Space-Based Sensors To Circle The Globe
FireSat sensors would complement the fire monitoring done by NASA satellites and systems already in place.
XCOR Develops Lynx Simulator In Partnership w/Protobox + Air Force Research Lab
"This is just the beginning."
ULA's Free Ride To Universities...Compete For Free STEM CubeSat Rides On Future ULA Launches
“ULA will offer universities the chance to compete for at least six CubeSat launch slots on two Atlas V missions, with a goal to eventually add university CubeSat slots to nearly every Atlas and Vulcan launch.”
Ericsson + Inmarsat Sign Ships On + Redefine Maritime Connectivity... Ability to Capture Intelligent Data Immediately
...the Maritime ICT Cloud will ensure that trucks will spend less idle time at ports, cargo will spend less time in transit, and producers will be better able to plan their shipments.
O3b Networks Go Island Hopping + Deliver Broadband Internet To 13 Galápagos Archipelago
Offering their Galápagos subscribers support for the same cloud services and data-intensive applications used on the mainland has been a challenge.
Eutelsat Welcomes SIECAMS® ILS ONE = Advanced + Simple Geolocation Without The Need Of An Adjacent Satellite
This is especially true for satellites working in the KA-Band. In these cases, crosstalk is either not applicable or too small to be measurable.
NASA Kennedy Space Center + ViaSat Engineers Restoring SLS Tracking Antenna
The S-band portion of the microwave spectrum combines command, voice and television signals though a single antenna.