Current Satellite News
January 24th, 2017
A GOES-16 Satellite Sending — The First Images of Earth
The release of the first images is the latest step in a new age of weather satellites—HD from the heavens.
Sky and Space Global's 3 Diamonds Smallsats Head Into Testing Phases
The 3 Diamonds nanosatellites recently completed the Assembly testing stage and have now proceeded to the Integration and Verification phase.
An Electrifying Release to Commercial Service — ABS-2A
This is the second of the pair of all-electric satellite Boeing has delivered to ABS.
Notables Come Out to Celebrate OHB's and Germany's SmallGEO Satellite 
“The SmallGEO platform has restored system capabilities for German telecommunications satellites after a hiatus of a good 20 years,”
Big Data and the Future of Space to be Discussed at the 33rd Space Symposium
The panel is one of several at this four-day international conference focusing on the future of the business of space.
First All-Electric Satellite EUTLESAT 172B Travels from France to French Guiana
This highly innovative satellite will host three distinct payloads that will strengthen Eutelsat’s capability to serving Asia-Pacific markets...
Thuraya and Indosat Ooredoo to Improve Indonesian Comms
The agreement has created a framework for collaboration in three main areas.
US Government and Military Satellite Market 2017, Forecast to 2022, from Research and Markets
The US government is the single largest purchaser of commercial satellite services in the world...
Av-Comm Antennas to Upgrade Australia's Bureau of Meteorology
The contract includes refurbishment of the existing 3.7 meter parabolic antennas and feedhorns...