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UK Spaceflight Program Partnership with Orbital Micro Systems for Initial Launch Payload
Orbital Micro Systems, in partnership with Lockheed Martin and other UK-based firms, will create and fly a UK-built pathfinder spacecraft for an initial...
 
Raytheon Receives the Call from NASA for Polar Satellite Ground System Work
The changes are necessary to launch America's next polar satellite, JPSS-2, in 2021. The project recently completed the critical design review for the work, and compatibility testing between the satellite and ground...
 
The ESA's "Wind Satellite" Disembarks in French Guiana for an Upcoming Arianespace Vega Mission
While most spacecraft are delivered to the South American launch site via cargo aircraft, Aeolus — a “wind satellite” carrying one of the most ...
 
Airbus' Network for the Sky Gives the Military High Speed Connected Battle Space
interoperable between aircraft, satellites, command centers and mobile units on the ground or at sea, which will solve the huge dilemma of ...
 
NanoRacks Completes Their 14th SmallSat Deployment Mission from ISS
Having released nine cubesats into LEO, this mission marks NanoRacks’ 185th CubeSat released from ISS and the 217th smallsat deployed by...
 
Boeing's US$5 Million Contributes to a Strong European STEM Program
Boeing established three Newton concepts and non-profit FIRST Scandinavia successfully operates an additional 40 Newton Rooms in Norway.
 
The First Abu Dhabi Satellite to be Launched in November
This satellite is the first to be built at the Yahsat Space Lab in Masdar City, a collaboration between the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, part...
 
Agreement Between GomSpace and AISTECH Signed for SmallSat Platforms
The first part of the contract, for six, standard smallsat platforms is a follow-on order of four platforms ordered in September of 2017, according to the...
 
iDirect and Inmarsat Have Velocity on Their Side for EMEA Comms Consumption
The iDirect Velocity® platform and iQ Series remotes support Inmarsat in delivering the high-speed broadband capabilities of GX-5 at a very low cost...
 
New Airbus-Led Consortium to Produce Seamless Satellite-Based Coverage of Europe
As part of the contract, six million square kilometers over 39 countries will be covered in 2018 with freshly acquired, very high-resolution, optical...
 
Propulsion Systems from GomSpace to Empower Astrocast SmallSats
Astrocast a pioneer in deploying smallsats to create a global Internet of Things (IoT) network. This will be the first propulsion system operating on a...
 
Goonhilly Makes Plans for Spending £32.4 Million From Antennas to Facilities, Deep Space Projects and More
involved in upcoming return-to-the-moon missions including the communications with spacecraft on the first Space Launch System launch.
 
IntelsatOne FlexAir Coming This Summer for Government Aircraft Ops
Unlike wide-beam satellites, these new HTS platforms use power-concentrated spot beams to deliver signals reaching small mobility terminals...
 
Internet Continuity Service is Launched by Hughes Network Systems
The service, which switches users automatically to satellite broadband any time their terrestrial Internet connection goes down, provides businesses...
 
Inmarsat’s Successful First Test of SwiftBroadband and General Atomics' MALE Journey Across the Pond
it eliminates the need for forward deployed ground infrastructure for command and control as well as take-off and landing operations
 
RBC Signals to Provide Space Communication Services for ANTRIX Via New Agreement
The relationship enables RBC Signals to support an extended range of satellite communication bands, while significantly expanding RBC Signals’ global ground station network...
 
GomSpace Signs Contract with ESA for First Phase of the RACE Project
The Rendezvous Autonomous CubeSats Experiment (RACE) Mission was conceived by ESA to contribute to system concepts such as autonomous on...
 
Rocket Lab Plans for a U.S. Launch Site ... Will Support Monthly Orbital Launches
Launch Complex 2 will be designed to support monthly orbital launches.
 
mu Space Assists with the Rescue of the Wild Boars from the Tham Luang Cave in Thailand
Last Saturday, Thailand-based satellite and space company mu Space had sent five of the firm's staff engineers to assist in the rescue mission of 12...
 
The Development of Narrowband Satellite Services for IoT Products Brings Kepler Into the IOD 5 Mission
The partnership with the Catapult will allow Kepler to deliver a final prototype satellite before the company starts launching their constellation of...