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Blending Their Smallsat Expertise — Orbital Transports + Innovative Solutions in Space (ISISPACE)
Orbital Transports provides turnkey satellite solutions to companies who want access to space and yet have little-to-no prior experience with space...
 
A Fire at Firefly When Test Engines Were Fired Anomaly Under Investigation
Upon firing up the stage’s engines a fire broke out in the engine bay at the base of the rocket’s stage. The five-second test was immediately aborted and the test facility’s fire ...
 
Independent Analysis ...Near-Zero Drag for ThinKom Satellite Antenna Radome on Regional Jets
"The smaller, lower profile antennas of the Ka2517 have enabled achievement of a new high-water mark in radome design,” David Lednicer, VP Eng. Aeromechanical Solutions.
 
Boeing Exits DARPA Experimental Spaceplane Program
Boeing confirmed there decision by stating that the company would redirect their investment from XSP to other Boeing programs that span the sea, air ...
 
KRYTAR's New Directional Coupler Makes Market Entrance
The Model 106040020 is uniquely designed for systems applications where external leveling, precise monitoring, signal mixing or swept transmission ...
 
Globalsat Group to Ride the Rails in Brazil
Globalsat Group will provide a solution leveraging satellite connectivity from Inmarsat and Cobham connectivity terminals. This solution will connect ...
 
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...
 
Speedcast to Deploy Newtec's Dialog® Platform
The deployment will enable Speedcast to respond to the exponential demand for high-speed connectivity on board cruise ships and may also be...
 
Dawn Aerospace Signs MOU for Suborbital Flights
The company has signed an MOU with the Waitaki District Council for suborbital flights out of Oamaru Airport, New Zealand...
 
Collaboration Between Kymeta and Isotropic Networks for Next Generation Flat Panel Antennas
Kymeta Testing occurred last week in the Seattle area on Isotropic's E115 network. Previous testing took place on the AM2 and G28 satellites on the...
 
BAE Systems to Acquire Collins Aerospace's Military GPS and Raytheon's ATR Businesses
The asset purchase agreement for the Collins military GPS business calls for cash of $1.925 billion, with an expected tax benefit of approximately $365 million.
 
Kratos Defense & Security to Work on U.S. Army Advanced Comms Systems
The GTACS II contract will provide an acquisition vehicle for Kratos’ broad array of communications technology, including satellite solutions for signal ...
 
RUAG Space Amps Up Eutelsat's KONNECT Satellite for a New Gen of All-Electric Satellites
The electric propulsion is necessary to bring the satellite exactly into its position and to maintain this position over the lifetime of several years.
 
Collins Aerospace Assists Lockheed Martin to Achieve NASA's 'Boots on the Moon' Goal
Valued at $320 million, the systems being provided by Collins Aerospace will play an important role in enabling NASA’s goal of 'boots on the Moon'...
 
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.
 
Florida's Governor Welcomes New Headquarters forwMade In Space to Jacksonville
 The headquarters relocation is part of a multi-year expansion program that has generated over 50 new positions in Jacksonville since January 2019. 
 
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...