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A Big Job from MIT Lincoln Laboratory for Small Satellite Experts Blue Canyon Technologies 
Blue Canyon Technologies Selected for MIT Lincoln Laboratory Agile MicroSatellite Mission
 
World Teleport Association Opens the Top Teleport Operators Survey
The Top Operators announcement receives press coverage within the industry and provides valuable exposure to the operators included in the...
 
U.S. Naval Research Laboratory Space Weather Instrument Launched with NASA's ICON Satellite
NRL’s MIGHTI (Michelson Interferometer for Global High-Resolution Thermospheric Imaging) will measure wind and temperature profiles and...
 
Vice President Mike Pence to Participate at the Opening Ceremony of IAC 2019 
IAF and AIAA are honored that Vice President Pence will be participating in IAC 2019. As with any high-ranking government official speaking at an IAC...
 
NSR Looks at Non-Imagery EO
One of the most recent, fastest-growing, opportunities in the satellite-based Earth Observation (EO) market does not involve imagery, at all.
 
Launched from Northrop Grumman's Pegasus® XL Rocket ... NASA's ICON Satellite 
This launched marked the 44th overall flight of the world’s first, privately-developed, commercial space launch vehicle, and ICON marks the ninth...
 
USAF Says "Go" Times Eight ... Selects Eight Commercial Firms for Launch Services
Contracts must be flexible and responsive to meet the challenges facing the warfighter. The program balances technology, mission risk, and...
 
Airbus' New Capabilities for OceanFinder ... Life Saving Features, Monitoring Illegal Maritime Activities
automated analytics, to support a broad range of critical applications across defense and security, shipping, oil and gas, and insurance markets.
 
Anokiwave Expands Their SATCOM Beamformer IC Family
The two (2) new ICs enable Ku-Band phased array active antennas that can auto-align and auto-position to support ground and aviation-based use...
 
Maxar's New St. Louis Facility with 48 New Hires Supports U.S. National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency Programs
due to its proximity to the National Geospatial and Intelligence Center West  facility, the T-REX Geospatial Resource and Innovation Center and several
 
DARPA Awards SEAKR Engineering with Blackjack LEO Demo Program Contract
DARPA's Blackjack program focuses on integrating commercial satellite technologies into a constellation of affordable, small, secure, and resilient ...
 
Satelles Inc. Receives Millions in Series C Round Financing Led by C5 Capital for Proprietary System
Satelles’ Satellite Time and Location (STL) signals are available anywhere on Earth, without the need for local infrastructure, providing a service for...
 
VuWall's VuScape Processor to Monitor Canadian Space Agency Satellites
VuWall's VuScape processor shares the incoming information on the video wall in both mission control rooms and meeting rooms. Control room...
 
U.S. Air Force Space Command Achieves PDR Milestone for NexGen OPIR Constellation
Next Generation OPIR will provide a capable, resilient, and defensible space-based global missile warning capability against emerging threats.
 
UPDATED: International Launch Services Launches EUTELSAT 5 West B Satellite and Mission Extension Vehicle-1 
The EUTELSAT 5 West B satellite and the Mission Extension Vehicle-1 spacecraft were launched aboard a Proton-M launch vehicle by...
 
S7 Space's Sea Launch Platform, Stripped of Foreign Equipment, Moves to Russia
The Sea Launch maritime Odyssey launch platform has been prepared to be moved from the U.S. to Russia's Far East, with all of the platform's U.S. ...
 
It's About Time as New Antennas Roll Out from L-com
L-com’s new GPS/GLNSS antennas provide accurate reception of satellite timing signals and reference frequencies for use in advanced network ...
 
Space is Open for Business ... and Cybersecurity Risks as Kubos Joins Orbital Security Alliance
Now that space is the latest frontier open for business, there are cautions that need to be taken to ensure the safety of orbital assets. To that end...
 
FlexMaritime from Intelsat to Empower KVH Elite® VSAT Streaming Service
KVH Elite is a global, high-performing, resilient network with multi-layered satellite coverage powered by Intelsat’s FlexMaritime service...
 
Novel Rocket Engine Technology to be Developed by Aerojet Rocketdyne and NASA
Aerojet Rocketdyne will use a unique combination of 3D printing technologies – including solid state deposition and laser deposition – to...