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Made in Space Receives NASA Demo Contract for On-Orbit Manufacturing
This flight demonstration contract award follows a successful ground-based testing campaign of Archinaut's core additive manufacturing and robotic...
 
PlanetIQ Closes Series B Financing
The investment brings PlanetiQ’s total funding to $23.9 million. The additional funds will help the company aggressively accelerate the launch of...
 
Akash Systems Makes Diamonds Thanks to New Capital 
hottest part of a transistor is brought to within tens of nanometers of synthetic diamond, the most thermally conductive material ever made by humans.
 
Blue Canyon Technologies' Smallsats Support Two NASA Ames/MIT CLICK Flight Demo Missions
The new communication capabilities demonstrated by CLICK will enable new classes of smallsat missions, such as swarms for remote sensing or...
 
Ball Aerospace Sees Green in the Sky ... Successful Small Sat On-Orbit Testing of Green Fuel
The propellant, called AF-M315E, is a Hydroxyl Ammonium Nitrate fuel and oxidizer monopropellant developed by the Air Force Research Laboratory. 
 
China Planning to Launch an EO Constellation
China Central Television, a state broadcaster, revealed that the AI-controlled constellation is set to be realized by 2021. A total of 192...
 
Naval Postgraduate School's NPSAT-1 On-Orbit
On board NPSAT-1 are experiments developed by the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) to investigate space weather and support space...
 
Forrester Reports: Amazon's True Plethora of Satellites
Amazon's ‘Project Kuiper’ has already received plenty of speculation, but now the Jeff Bezos-backed business has formally asked...
 
Space Development Agency Seeks Industry Information for Space-Based Systems
To further the agency's mission, SDA requests information from industry related to satellite bus, payload, applique, and launch concepts that can...
 
Orbital Micro Systems and Georgia Tech Partner Up for MMIC Development for EO Instruments
The GEMS constellation is planned to incorporate some 48 satellites operating in LEO gathering global temperature, humidity, and precipitation...
 
NSLSat-1 is Launched to Orbit by a Soyuz-2.1b from Vostochny With New Cloth High Speed Antenna
The company is pioneering privately-backed spaceflight and has designed fabric-like, flexible dish antennas that expand in space to offer high-throughput...
 
Khalifa University's Second CubeSat ... Students Celebrate as MYSAT-2 Passes Key Milestone 
will test student developed algorithms to determine the CubeSat’s orientation in space; estimated to be 15 percent to 20 percent more power-efficient. 
 
Exolaunch Completes 28 Satellite Payload Integration ... Gettin' Ready for July Soyuz Launch 
In total, Exolaunch has contracted and integrated to launch 28 commercial and educational satellites from Germany, France, the USA, Israel, the...
 
Lucky Seven ... Rocket Lab's Seventh Electron Launch Successfully Lifts-Off and Delivers Seven Satellites
At approximately 56 minutes after lift-off, the Make It Rain payloads were successfully delivered to their precise individual orbits by Electron’s Kick Stage...
 
Environmental Impact Studies in Scottish Highlands for a Spaceport That Will Bring Hundreds of Jobs
40 high quality jobs will be created locally, part of a total of more than 400 across the wider Highlands and Islands. 
 
Airbus Enhances their Vision-1 Imagery Capabilities via the SSTL S1-4 Satellite
Vision-1 provides 0.9 meter resolution imagery in the panchromatic band and 3.5 meter in the multi-spectral bands (NIR, RGB), with a 20.8 km...
 
Plasma Propulsion for Smallsats Launched by Phase Four
Maxwell eliminates bulky, high voltage components and electrodes, simultaneously reducing cost and removing supply chain barriers that have...
 
SSTL's Staff Celebrates at the SpaceX Launch in Florida as the FORMOSAT-7 Heads to Orbit
hot on the heels of TeleSat LEO Phase 1 satellites’ first ever demo of 5G connectivity, SSTL is delighted that the firm's smallsats expertise has...
 
Smallsat Partnership Agreement Between Thales Alenia Space and HEMERIA
HEMERIA will offer its range of smallsats in the size segment from 8 to 27U and will benefit from the expertise of Thales Alenia Space to co-develop a...
 
United Launch Alliance Announces the K-12 Student Rocket Launch Payloads
The event, sponsored by ULA and Ball Aerospace, offers a unique, hands-on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) experience centered...