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The UK is Launching into a New Space Age — Lockheed Martin and Orbex Developing Launch Plans
Lockheed Martin will establish vertical launch operations in Sutherland, Scotland, and develop innovative technologies in Reading, Berkshire, with...
Analytical Space's Proof-of-Concept Mission Success from ISS Via NanoRacks CubeSat Deployer
backwards-compatible approach allows network users to offload data using existing RF hardware, minimizes barriers to adoption for customers and ...
Raytheon Receives the Call from NASA for Polar Satellite Ground System Work
The changes are necessary to launch America's next polar satellite, JPSS-2, in 2021. The project recently completed the critical design review for the work, and compatibility testing between the satellite and ground...
Airbus' Network for the Sky Gives the Military High Speed Connected Battle Space
interoperable between aircraft, satellites, command centers and mobile units on the ground or at sea, which will solve the huge dilemma of ...
FCC Makes Moves Mid-Band Spectrum to Facilitate 5G Development and Requires FSS Earth Stations Certification
The Order and Notice of Proposed Rulemaking adopted just released identifies new opportunities for flexible use in up to 500 megahertz of mid-band spectrum...
Bahrain's NSSA Ramps Up for First Satellite Launch In Two Years ... Begins Building Space Team
“The agency has so far received up to 400 applications to be part of the team”
Flann Supplying Crucial Components for NASA's SWOT Mission
The multinational Surface Water and Ocean Topology (SWOT) satellite, planned for launch in 2021, is being jointly developed and managed by...
ISRO's Vikas Rocket Engine is Successfully Tested
The test, which lasted 195 seconds, was conducted by scientists at the ISRO Propulsion Complex (IPRC) in Mahendragiri in Tirunelveli district of...
Goonhilly Makes Plans for Spending £32.4 Million From Antennas to Facilities, Deep Space Projects and More
involved in upcoming return-to-the-moon missions including the communications with spacecraft on the first Space Launch System launch.
ArianeGroup's New French Production Line Includes the World's Most Powerful Robot to Build Nozzles
has the world’s most powerful robot, capable of handling nozzles weighing in excess of 2 tons, measuring 3 meters in height and 2.2 meters in diameter.
Elbit Systems' Newest Qualifies for Both Civilian and NATO Military Missions... Unmanned Hermes 900 StarLiner
this has been the impetus of European countries to re-orient defense efforts from far-away conflicts to intense homeland and border security challenges.
Inmarsat’s Successful First Test of SwiftBroadband and General Atomics' MALE Journey Across the Pond
it eliminates the need for forward deployed ground infrastructure for command and control as well as take-off and landing operations
Telesat and Gilat's Project Will Develop Broadband Communication Modem Technology for Low Earth Orbit Satellites
the benefits that a satellite broadband experience can deliver to billions of potential users worldwide who live beyond the reach of fiber networks.
Thales Alenia Space and SwRI's MOU to Develop a Balloon Airship, the Stratobus™
Stratobus™ is a complement to satellite systems as it offers the advantage of carrying out its missions without needing an expensive launch vehicle.
Harris Contracted to Enhance the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency's Geospatial Data Services
Harris will create, manage and disseminate high-quality geospatial-intelligence (GEOINT) information for use by the U.S. intelligence...
China Launches Another Beidou Navigation Satellite that Rivals U.S.' GPS System
After the launch of the Beidou program, the United States banned exports of rubidium clocks to China.
Aerojet Rocketdyne Demos a 24 Hour Turnaround of Their AR-22 Engine
The highly anticipated test sequence was carried out as part of the collaboration between Boeing [NYSE:BA] and the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) on...
Proposal from China to Roscosmos for a Joint China-Russia, World-Encompassing, Satellite Communications System
The Chinese delegation, which arrived in Moscow to get acquainted with the new leadership of Roscosmos, presented, among other things, its...
Thermal Protection System Installed on NASA's Parker Solar Probe
A mission 60 years in the making, Parker Solar Probe will make a historic journey to the Sun’s corona, a region of the solar atmosphere. With the help...
MILSATCOM and SATCOM Global Markets to 2025 Report and Analysis Just Published by Market Forecast
The traditional focus in this market is for expanded data transfer rate capacity on demand, and the efforts are to migrate from sparse, terrestria...