Current Satellite News
January 23rd, 2019
Arrow 3 Weapon System Successfully Tested by Israel's Missile Defense Organization and the U.S. Missile Defense Agency
to produce the missile interceptors that accompany the required radars, satellites, command and control systems."
U.S. Air Force Awards Comtech Telecommunications $1 Million Order for Latest L-Band Satellite Modem Board
complies with the widest range of U.S. Government and commercial standards, and is compatible with the largest number of satellite modems in the industry.
Users Enjoy Processing Larger Projects with Virtual Surveyor's New Software Enhancements
Virtual Surveyor 6.2 solves the problem of large files by offering enhanced Clipping and Mosaicking functionality. Users can now merge multiple ...
The First OneWeb Constellation's Satellites Have Shipped to Launch Site
The satellites were manufactured at the OneWeb Satellites facility on the Airbus Defence and Space Toulouse site and the first six have been...
UPDATE: Blue Origin's New Shepard Rocket Successfully Launches... and Returns
This will be the 10th New Shepard mission and is dedicated to bringing eight, NASA-sponsored, research and technology payloads into space...
Partnership Finds DOCOMO Pacific and Hawaii Pacific Teleport Committing to a Major Investment
In partnership with HPT, DOCOMO PACIFIC is growing their telecommunications footprint by expanding the firm's reach and capabilities...
AST Group Relocates to Phoenix, Arizona, and Doubles Their Space
This marks a major milestone for AST since opening their office in 2011. The move reflects AST’s success in growing their business in North and...
Integrasys Joins the Satellite Industry Association
Integrasys LLC specializes in the engineering and manufacturing of innovative satellite spectrum monitoring systems and VSAT network...
Viasat's Community WiFi Service Now Deployed Across Mexico
The Community WiFi service uses a centralized WiFi hotspot to connect to a Viasat satellite to deliver internet service to remote communities that ...
Europe and North Africa See Spots while Globalstar Stars with their SPOT X Two-Way Satellite Tracker
over 6,200 rescue callouts including over 300 in EMENA for at-risk and lone workers, forest fire fighters to NGOs, as well as outdoor enthusiasts
Canadian Astronaut's 'Photo Shoot' of Earth from ISS ... David Saint-Jacques: Dare to Explore … Earth!
Not many can take advantage of shooting photos of Earth while housed in the ISS, but that's what Canadian astronaut, David Saint-Jacques, is doing.
British In-Space Missions Plans for Carpool Satellite Launch this Year from New Zealand
The company provides access to space at an affordable entry price by launching multiple payloads on a single satellite.
Second Generation Beamformer ICs Debut from Anokiwave for SATCOM
The new IC family builds on the company's first generation of beamformer ICs, improving performance, reducing cost, and providing a host of digital...
Under 30 Satellite Companies Spire and ICEYE Team Up To Fight Crime On the High Seas
One reason for this is that ships will often turn off their AIS when they're about to engage in illegal activity.
Canadian SmallSat Launch Services Firm Now Accepting Mission Orders
According to the company, they have assembled a diverse portfolio of launch services to provide timely transportation into space, leveraging the...
Rocket Lab's Electron to Launch a Prototype Reflect Array Antenna for DARPA
The antenna, made of a tissue-thin Kapton membrane, is inside the small satellite for stowage during launch, and deploys to its full size of 2.25 meters
NASA's Flight Crew Change for Boeing’s Starliner ... Medical Issue
Crew shake-ups and reassignments do happen – though they are not “routine” by any stretch.  
China Launches Two Satellites for Multi Spectral Imaging
Loaded with a multi-spectral imager and an infrared camera, they will form a network with the 10 previously launched Jilin-1 satellites,