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U.S. Space Development Agency Soliciting Pitches for Surveillance Satellite Constellation Builds
The SDA is responsible for unifying and integrating next-generation space capabilities to deliver the National Defense Space Architecture (NDSA), a...
 
New SAR Smallsat Platform Debuts from Capella Space
According to the company, the enhanced technology package will deliver the most advanced offering for small satellite SAR imagery on the market....
 
The First All-Iodine Electric Propulsion Systems Delivered by Busek Company
The compact, low power thruster system is a key enabling technology for a number of upcoming smallsat missions, including Lunar IceCube program...
 
Firefly Aerospace and ISILAUNCH Sign Smallsat Launch Services Agreement 
Under the agreement, ISILAUNCH will offer to its customers multiple dedicated and rideshare launch opportunities on the Firefly’s Alpha launch...
 
Strategic Partnership Formed Between HawkEye 360 and Airbus
This partnership enables HawkEye 360 and Airbus to fuse complementary data sets to maximize value to customers. Airbus will distribute HawkEye...
 
Rocket Lab Gets their Ducks in a Row for National Reconnaissance Office's 'Birds of a Feather' Mission 
has delivered 47 satellites to orbit on the Electron launch vehicle, enabling operations in space debris mitigation, Earth observation, ship and airplane tracking, and radio comm
 
Egypt is Set to Launch a Program for the Manufacturing of Small Satellites in Universities
nine satellites launched into space from 1998 to 2019 by Egypt’s Nilesat and the Egyptian government, Egypt currently tops the chart for the highest number of satellites launched by an African nation.
 
Kleos Space Geollect as a Channel Partner and Data Integrator
Geollect will procure and integrate data from Kleos’ satellites as it becomes a global leader in dark vessel tracking capability whereas Kleos data will be...
 
TriSept Rideshare Mission to Climb Aboard an Orbex Prime Smallsat Launch Vehicle
With its expansion into the UK space market already underway, TriSept is building a multiple spacecraft manifest for a dedicated rideshare mission...
 
Smart Smallsat Pony Express 1 Developed by Lockheed Martin Now On-Orbit and Performing Well
Recently, Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) launched the Pony Express 1 mission as a hosted payload on Tyvak-0129, a next-generation Tyvak 6U smallsat.
 
Beam Hopping Tech to be Included in Upcoming Smallsat Launch Set for 2021
This new technology will pave the way for satellites with a higher level of flexibility to efficiently support peaks in demand without oversizing the...
 
Global Smallsat Market Forecast to 2024 Published by ResearchAndMarkets
The global nanosatellite and microsatellite (smallsat) market size is expected to grow from $1.5 billion in 2019 to $3.6 billion by 2024, at a...
 
Two Satellogic Smallsats Engage in Trip to LEO Placements
This launch is but the first of many planned such events scheduled for 2020. Satellogic is excited by how the company has grown alongside the...
 
In-Space Missions Service and a 10 Million Euros ESA Program
In-Space has had commercial success with the Faraday 1st Generation (F1G) service that has attracted large space primes, start-ups and...
 
Smallsat Expertise: The SmallSat Symposium's Exceptional Speaker Lineup
This comprehensive assembly of industry leaders will present keynotes, technical briefs as well as market briefs in an engaging and balanced...
 
OneWeb's Comms Services to Cover Alaska via Agreement with Pacific Dataport
The collaboration will enable delivery of OneWeb’s high speed, low latency, communications services across Alaska. This agreement marks a key...
 
SpinLaunch Receives $35 Million Investment
The responsive launch system uses a large mass accelerator to provide on demand launches of smallsats in virtually any weather at an order of...
 
Plant-e and Lacuna Space Provide Plant Power as Energy Source for Smallsats
Combining the innovative energy harvesting technology developed by Plant-e with the extremely power efficient devices from Lacuna Space...
 
China Lofts Remote Sensing Satellite and Two Argentinian Smallsats
The satellite, belonging to the Jilin-1 satellite family (also named Red Flag-1 H9) was launched by a Long March-2D carrier rocket at 10:53 a.m., Beijing...
 
TriSept's Full Manifest for 2022 Aboard Orbex Prime's Reusable Small Satellite Launcher
... up to 30 percent lighter than other small launch vehicles, utilizes bio-propane, a clean-burning, renewable fuel that cuts carbon emissions by 90% compared to traditional fuels.