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March 19th, 2019
 
 
Northrop Grumman’s Technologies Protect the Warfighter on Both the Rocket and the Satellite
This exemplifies the breadth of our capabilities to protect the warfighter by contributing key technologies on both the rocket and the satellite.
 
The Ariane 6 Launch Vehicle's Maiden Flight will Carry OneWeb Satellites
The Ariane 6 will be available to OneWeb from the second half of 2020 to provide launch capacity that supports the full deployment and replenishment...
 
OneWeb's Latest Fundraising Musters $1.25 Billion
The new funds, following the successful first launch of OneWeb’s satellites, enable the company to accelerate the development of the first truly global...
 
UPDATE #7: SpaceIL's and IAI's Beresheet Spacecraft Accomplishes Another Maneuver
Beresheet is now in an elliptical orbit where it is expected to leave Earth's orbit and join the moon's orbit at 405,000 km (251,655 miles) from Earth...
 
The Canadian Armed Forces Selects Viasat and MDA to Modernize Comms
Through the award, Viasat and MDA will support the Canadian Armed Forces’ efforts to modernize computer suite and data link radios. Viasat’s...
 
Globecast's Globecast Live Brings Any Event to Any Screen
turnkey live content solution for media takes any event to any screen from major sporting competitions to smaller-scale B2B events ...
 
FMC Globalsat Employs Kymeta's Flat Panel VSAT Aboard "Bad Daddy"
Through the onboard FMC GlobalSat Customer Portal application, the vessel has real-time internet access to view maps and reports that include...
 
MOU Signed Between Firefly and Airbus for Space Launch Solutions Development
This MOU will formulate an integrated market offering that will provide Airbus customers rapid deployment of Airbus manufactured satellites and...
 
Forrester Reports: The SpaceX Liftoff of Arabsat-6A Lift is Scheduled for Early April
Arabsat-6A had initially been expected to launch during Q4 2018. SpaceX has yet to carry out a pre-launch static engine firing test which usually takes...
 
Customized VSAT Solutions to be Provided by Marlink to Fairfield Geotechnologies for Their O&G Clients
Marlink and Fairfield Geotechnologies have worked closely together on a solution that will power new efficiencies through digital operations, with...
 
Creating Robots for Space is the Foundation of a New Alliance Between GITAI and SKY Perfect JSAT
GITAI aims to replace astronauts with robots that can work for a long time while being remotely controlled from Earth while in LEO space stations such...
 
Astrobotic Commends the Additional Funding for NASA's Lunar Exploration Campaign
Astrobotic also supports the proposed Lunar Future program that makes important investments in public-private partnerships and innovative...
 
NSR Publishes Their In-Orbit Servicing Markets, 2nd Edition
While growth is anticipated across all applications in all orbits, GEO satellite life extension will yield the largest share of revenues. As more LEO...
 
Marlink to Supply O.A.T. Small Ships with Global Connectivity Services
Marlink’s  dual-band antenna system switches between frequencies wherever they sail, in compliance with local authorities when close to shore.
 
USAF Awards Saber Astronautics with Contract for VR Space Ops Center
Space Cockpit is a world first virtual reality space operations center that enables operators across U.S. services and allied partners to visualize the...