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Harris Navigation Payload Delivered to Lockheed Martin for Inclusion on GPS III SV01
At the heart of Harris’ navigation payloads is a Mission Data Unit (MDU), featuring a unique 70-percent digital design that links atomic clocks...
 
Ground Station Duo Developed by EUMETSAT are now Above PAR
The stations form part of the ground segment of MTG, the most complex and innovative meteorological geostationary system ever built. Deployed on...
 
Milestone reached by MT Aerospace in the Ariane 6 Launch Facilities Build
Composed of representatives from the European Space Agency (ESA), ArianeGroup, CNES, Apave and Socotec, the review board approved the...
 
A Major Space Mystery is Solved by University of Colorado Students' Smallsat
The team showed, during a process called “cosmic ray albedo neutron decay” (CRAND), cosmic rays entering Earth’s atmosphere collide with...
 
Space Exploration Partnerships Signed by Thales Alenia Space with Boeing, Lockheed Martin and Orbital ATK
For Thales Alenia Space, the partnering with U.S. companies in this exciting adventure is also the culmination of a unique know how developed through...
 
Kymeta's KALO™ Internet Access Services Now Commercially Available...
KALO™ internet services, powered by the IntelsatOne® Flex network, deliver broad connectivity when paired with the world’s only commercially...
 
New Elara Comunicaciones Teleport Employs an iDirect Satellite Hub for Real-Time Streaming
With the expanded iDirect network, Elara can raise the customer experience for mission-critical applications, delivering enhanced network...
 
5G Satellite Demo Testbed Initiative Driven by SES with ESA
The testbed infrastructure will comprise SES's fleet of GEO and MEO satellites, which will be integrated with terrestrial networks and state-of-the-art technologies...
 
GomSpace's Two Announcements... Subsidiary Signs Smallsat Propulsion System with ESA and General Meeting Info
The objective of this contract is to develop a propulsion system that can give nanosatellites “6 degrees of freedom” control with high accuracy and...
 
Astrocast's $4.1 Million in Seed Funding to Grow Sixty-Four Satellites
The additional capital was provided by investiere.ch, one of Switzerland’s leading start-up investors, and comes in addition to the current seed...
 
OHB Reports the Target Orbit for Four Galileo Satellites has been Attained
The satellites will now enter a test phase lasting around six months. For the first 11 days, they will be managed by the control center of the French...
 
Airbus Sends the GRACE-FO Satellites Packing... to Vandenberg AFB for Launch
GRACE-FO is a joint project between NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) based in Pasadena, California, and the German Research Center...
 
Lockheed Martin's GPS III SV01 and Raytheon's OCX Complete Factory Mission Readiness Testing
During this end-to-end system demonstration, command signals were sent from the latest OCX LCS software installed at Lockheed Martin’s Launch...
 
General Dynamics Mission Systems' Award of $198,082,976 to Continue Procurement of Digital Modular Radio
DMR is a modular, software reprogrammable radio system with embedded cryptography that provides all radio frequency (RF) to-baseboard and...
 
Aerojet Rocketdyne's 3-D Printed Pogo in RS-25 Rocket Engine Hot Fire Test
During the 400 second test at NASA’s Stennis Space Center, Aerojet Rocketdyne was able to evaluate the performance of a 3-D printed vibration...
 
Blue Origin's New Shepard Flies Again... with Crew Capsule 2.0's First Flight...
Known as Mission 7 (M7), the mission featured the next-generation booster and the first flight of Crew Capsule 2.0. Crew Capsule 2.0 features large...
 
Orbital Micro Systems' Miniature Weather Observation System to Send in Smallsat
The IOD space mission, scheduled for the autumn of 2018, will deliver the first OMS satellite to orbit and is expected to immediately change the global...
 
Rocket Lab Aborts 'Still Testing' Launch that Reveals Issues with Chilldown Bleed
The slight LOx temperature increase was a result of a LOx chilldown bleed schedule that was not compatible with the warm conditions of the day.
 
Israel's SpaceIL Google Lunar XPRIZE Moon Race Mission Requesting Assistance...
To win the $20 million grand prize, a privately funded team must be the first to successfully place a spacecraft on the moon’s surface, travel 500 meters...
 
Marlink's Sealink VSAT Network Provides New MSC Cruises Seaside Luxury Ship with Connectivity
MSC Seaside is the 14th addition to the Swiss-based Company’s state-of-the-art fleet and the second new MSC Cruises ship to come into service this...