Weekly Top Stories
February 13th, 2017 February 19th, 2017
Arianespace Incoming and Outgoing... Receives Two New Sats and Successfully Launches VA235
This is Arianespace's second launch of 2017, and first launch of Ariane 5 this year to send off SKY Brasil-1 and Telkom 3S.
Rocket Lab Milestone Successfully Completed — Electron Arrives at Rocket Lab Launch Complex 1
Over the coming weeks, a series of tests and checkouts will be conducted at the site before the rocket, named It’s a Test, is signed-off to fly.
Final Testing of NASA's TDRS-M Satellite has Started
The network consists of TDRS satellites that transmit data to and from ground stations on Earth for NASA missions and expendable launch vehicles.
Orbital ATK's New Involvement with USAF's STPSat-6
The multipurpose satellite will operationally demonstrate advanced communication capabilities, collect space weather data and...
China to Launch Satellite to Detect Lighted Structures at Night... Photos Clearer than US Satellites
A professor at the Chinese Academy of Sciences, said that images taken by Luojia-1A will be clearer than those by US-developed satellites.
Polish Firm to Have First Smallsats Ready for Orbit by 2018
The company was founded in 2016 and totally owned by Polish concerns
Bringing HD Video via SATCOM to Rotary Aircraft is a Hughes DISD Tech Advancement
This new advancement in SATCOM technology integrates the Hughes HM200 airborne modem and two lightweight antennas mounted on top...
Internet of Things Services Using Space Capabilities... A Funding Opportunity
IoT is already used in many parts of daily life: human-centered applications related to...
Electric Propulsion for OBH's SmallGeo Satellite Platform
“Electra” is based on the SmallGEO program developed with the European Space Agency (ESA) and the German Aerospace Center (DLR).