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April 17th, 2019
 
 
SpaceX Raising $500 Million from Investors
The company run by Elon Musk has agreed on financing terms with existing shareholders and new investor Baillie Gifford & Co., who will pay...
 
India’s DRDO Head Suggests Test Was Not a 'One-Off' and Outlines Counterspace Capability Ambitions
Reddy’s comments suggest that its March 2019 ASAT test was not a one-off, at least under the leadership of current Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
 
University of Texas Students Develop Software to Help Satellites Seek Objects
part of a NASA project to design small spacecrafts that can fly around larger ones carrying humans to conduct damage inspections or provide servicing 
 
Now Coming to the Maritime Comms Market is NSSLGlobal's FusionIP-LITE
FusionIP-LITE is specifically engineered for the Asian seas. For a single monthly service fee, FusionIP-LITE allows users to benefit from seamless...
 
ESA Opening Up to New Ideas for Addressing Space-Related Challenges
The Agency’s new Open Space Innovation Platform website is a streamlined entry point for novel ideas, both in response to specific...
 
Forrester Reports: SpaceX Rocket Tips Into the Atlantic Ocean
The rocket had formed the central portion of a three rocket assembly which launched Arabsat 6A last week and had landed on the barge in a textbook...
 
Kepler Communications and Magellan Aerospace Sign to Keep Kepler Satellite's Temp Stable with Smart Radiator
With the SRD, Kepler will be able to keep the spacecraft in the “Goldilocks Zone”: not too hot, not too cold. 
 
Breakthrough Directional Coupler Debuts from KRYTAR
KRYTAR’s new directional coupler, Model 1100110010, offers some of widest frequency coverage using on the market. This new directional...
 
Newtec Dialog® Hub Goes to New Heights Connecting Thousands of Bolivians 
will now enjoy access to broadband as part of the government’s National Broadband Plan, which will serve the currently unserved Bolivian population
 
An Errant Command is Responsible for Beresheet's Crash into the Moon
SpaceIL and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) teams continue to investigate further into the error that resulted in the spacecraft crashing into...
 
Orbital Micro Systems' IOD-1 GEMS Satellite is Launched
The IOD-1 GEMS satellite was aboard the International Space Station resupply mission NG-11. The mission is part of the In-Orbit Demonstration (IOD) Program...