Recent South/Central America News
How SAS' Agreement with GlobalSat Group Enables Pearls to Provide Connectivity to Latin Americans
Pearls will provide connectivity to Latin Americans.
Satellite Internet Access Expanded for Ecuador via Hughes 63 West
Operating over the Hughes 63 West High-Throughput Satellite (HTS) payload, its broadband coverage reaches more than 90 percent of the...
Wednesday Arianespace's New Updates Regarding Launch of Their Workhorse Carrying Two Satellites
ArianeGroup coordinates an industrial network of more than 600 companies in 13 European countries, and more than 350 Small and Medium Enterprises.
ISRO Finally Launched Country's Heaviest Satellite Gsat-11 From Arianespace
ISRO needed to recall the satellite as a precaution measure especially after the failure of the Gsat-6A mission around the same time.
Wednesday is the Scheduled Launch Date for South Korea's Chollian-2A Satellite
The Ministry of Science and ICT said on Sunday that the meteorological satellite Chollian-2A will be launched from the space center in French Guiana at...
Telespazio Brasil's Rio de Janeiro Teleport is Awarded the WTA's Provisional Certification
WTA’s Teleport Certification Program serves both teleport operators and their customers by creating an objective, transparent, and internationally ...
Arianespace Remains Busy in December With Launch of Two Satellites GSAT-11 and GEO-KOMPSAT-2A
Prior to Flight VA246, Arianespace has orbited 588 satellites, out of which 115 were launched for eight space agencies around the world
China and Brazil Together In Focus... Provide the Highest Precision of CBERS Satellites
It will improve the level of data collection among the medium- and high-resolution remote sensing satellites in China,
Harris Ships Their Largest Mirror, Ever, for Large Synoptic Survey Telescope
Harris is a member of the National Science Foundation team assembling the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) on the Cerro Pachón ridge...
Kingdom of Morocco's MOHAMMED VI - B Satellite Lifted to Orbit via an Arianespace VEGA Launch
Designated Flight VV13 in Arianespace’s launcher family numbering system, this was the 10th mission with an Earth Observation (EO)...
ArianeGroup to Cut 2,300 Jobs by 2022 Due to "Unprecedented Competition"
soon to be replaced by the Ariane 6 which will be an estimated 40 percent cheaper to make, under pressure in particular from Elon Musk’s SpaceX.
"Usefulness and Benefits of Satellites" is the Theme for the Research Category in HISPASAT's Apollo Space Contest
HISPASAT will sponsor the award in the research category, which this year is dedicated to the topic “Usefulness and Benefits of Satellites.” The works ...
Success as Russia's Soyuz Launches the Third EUMETSAT MetOp-C Improving Weather Forecasts ... Statements Included
ASCAT will scan two 500 kilometre wide corridors and can, therefore, provide almost global coverage within 24 hours.
Whether the Weather Improves is the Question for the Upcoming Soyuz Metop-C Launch
such as temperature and humidity, wind speed and direction over oceans, ozone and other atmospheric gases – marking major advances in
Rede Amazônica Expands HDTV Distribution to the Amazon via Intelsat-14
As part of the new, multi-year agreement, Rede Amazônica will leverage C-band satellite services via Intelsat 14, Intelsat’s newest video...
The Two Passengers for Arianespace Flight VA246 Safely Ensconced in French Guiana for Launch
The latest-delivered spacecraft, GSAT-11, was flown to South America on October 26, while the first of the two satellites, GEO-KOMPSAT-2A, arrived...
Hughes Goes High in Peru with HughesNet High-Speed Satellite Internet Service
Supervisory Agency for Private Investment in Telecommunications in Peru, internet penetration in rural areas of Peru currently hovers around 10%
Hughes Network Systems Launches HughesNet® in Peru
Operating over the Hughes 63 West High-Throughput Satellite (HTS) payload, HughesNet coverage reaches 97 percent of Peru’s population...
Arianespace’s Next Launch Approaches of the Super Weather Forecaster, Metop-C
Metop spacecraft's instruments measure a wide range of variables such as temperature and humidity, wind speed and direction over oceans, ozone and
Two Launches in the Works for Arianespace: BepiColombo for October 19 and NAOS in 2022
Performed prior to each Arianespace flight, the launch readiness review validated the “go” status of the Ariane 5 ECA launcher version,...