Recent North America News
Gilat’s Wavestream More than $6 Million of Products to U.S. DoD
This venture is the first award for Gilat of a five-year base-period of potentially over $10M of deliveries to the U.S. DoD.
SpaceX Launches the Dragon with NASA's Supplies and Science Laboratory
... en route to the ISS with a myriad of items ranging from goodies for the astronauts this holiday season to scientific experiments that include barley ...
Will New Plasma Thrusters Keep Next-Gen Satellites Safe?
The Air Force has hired a Michigan company to see if thrusters based on plasma could help satellites evade incoming fire.
QuadSAT's Antenna Testing Solution Demo Obtains Positive Results
QuadSAT’s system uses drone technology to test, calibrate and measure the performance of VSAT antennas, specifically Comms-On-The-Move...
Spaceflight's SEOPS-2 Mission with Three Smallsats to Travel to ISS
The payloads will travel to the ISS through a NASA Commercial Resupply (CRS) mission aboard a SpaceX Dragon scheduled to launch atop a...
Hughes Selected by SES for a Proper SES-17 Grounding
The agreement calls for Hughes to supply its next-generation ground network system, including data centers and hub equipment, which will...
Helical Communications Technology's Custom Antennas Tested by Hiber Smallsats
The ground stations have begun receiving information controlling the satellites’ Internet of Things (IoT) capabilities. The first two satellites...
Blue Canyon Technologies is 2019 Best in Biz Winner
to enable a broad range of missions and technological advances for the New Space economy, further reducing the barriers of space entry.
Envistacom Awarded $47.8 Million SATCOM Contract from U.S. Army
Envistacom will provide installation, training, relocation, integration, and upgrades for new, legacy and existing DKETs, DKET LT (“Lite” version) and ...
United Launch Alliance Delays Launch of Boeing's Orbital Flight Test Starliner
Additional time was needed for the ULA and Boeing teams to complete an analysis of the issue, replace the duct and complete processing ahead of
Enhanced Polar System Recapitalization Payload Program Passes CDR
The CDR was the culmination of more than two months of review by the government and contractor team assessing the maturity of the payload...
Omnispace's Major Milestone ... Authorization for Mobile Operations in Mexico
Complementary ground component is regulatory milestone and first step towards delivering reliable ‘One Global Network' communications worldwide
Chinese Spy Blimp Spotted by Satellite Image in Disputed South China Sea
Satellite surveillance imagery captured by an Israeli satellite firm has revealed China’s deployment of a spy blimp in an apparent effort to monitor disputed portions of the South China Sea.
New COO @ Ball Aerospace as of January 1, 2020
He joined Ball Aerospace in 2000 as Senior Program and Capture Manager, National Security Space. Since 2013, he has served as VP and...
Orbit Logic Awarded FLAPPER by NASA
FLAPPER’s goal is to significantly reduce (and in time, eliminate) the human resources expended in the traditional process of detection and...
Orbion and DOD Plan to Protect Space Systems and Economy Against Threats
"The U.S. must aggressively pursue all measures that would increase its resiliency in space or risk falling far, far behind."
Ball Aerospace’s AAAS Fellow ... She is Recognized for Substantial Contributions
her distinguished record in the diverse fields of planetary science and infrared astronomy, science policy and advocacy, and aerospace industry leadership.
‘PR Disaster’: NASA Ditches Historic All-Female Spacewalk After Spacesuits Won’t Fit
‘PR disaster’: NASA ditches historic all-female spacewalk after spacesuits won’t fit. People on social networks are struggling to understand how NASA
Scientists Developing Robotic Networks to Make Smart Satellites
The team uses artificial intelligence termed genetic fuzzy logic, and they were able to get the three robots, later five, to move the token to the desired spot.
Forrester Reports: Approval for Inmarsat Acquisition Still Up in the Air
Some minority shareholders are arguing that the recommended offer fails to account for the potential value of a key Inmarsat partner in the U.S, Ligardo...