Weekly Top Stories
October 16th, 2017 October 22nd, 2017
ViaSat's Plans for Bizjet In-Flight Connectivity [FLYING]
The service is an upgrade to ViaSat’s already capable system, which provides Ku- and Ka-band satellite coverage. The Boeing manufactured...
SSPI's Future Leaders Dinner and Mentor of the Year Awards Announced
This inspiring and entertaining event, held on the night before the 2017 NAB New York Show, celebrated three outstanding young satellite professionals...
Fastest Electric Satellite Orbit Raising Ever Accomplished by the Airbus-Built EUTELSAT-172B
EUTELSAT 172B was launched by Ariane 5 from Kourou, in French Guiana, on June 1. The Airbus spacecraft control center in Toulouse took...
Can Tiny Satellites Help the Coast Guard with Big Jobs?
two cube satellites will be launched into low Earth orbit from a SpaceX rocket to test if the satellites can detect emergency distress beacons in the Arctic.
United Launch Alliance Selected by NASA to Push Landsat 9 to Orbit
The Landsat 9 mission is scheduled with a contract launch date of June 2021 while protecting for the ability to launch as early as December 2020...
Thales Alenia Space Measures Up to Win Contract for ESA Measuring Biomass
This latest contract reflects the “new space” strategy being applied by Thales Alenia Space.
SpaceX Files With FCC to Test Satellite Communications System in Redmond, Washington ... Soon
SpaceX’s application covers the time frame from October 24 to April 24, 2018, and refers to “antenna testing at the SpaceX Redmond Facility
DARPA Improves Their Image by Organizing Imagery with Geospatial Cloud Analytics for DoD
Just trying to organize family and event photos can be overwhelming, but what happens when a major government agency experiences ...
Bigelow Aerospace and ULA Go Low to Get to Lunar. Sooner.™
...the only commercial launch vehicle in development today with sufficient performance and a large enough payload fairing to carry the habitat.