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September 12th, 2017
 
 
Post-Launch Maneuvers by HISPASAT's AMAZONAS-5 Are Picture Perfect, According to Builder SSL
Amazonas 5 is the third satellite that SSL has provided to HISPASAT and the company is also building HISPASAT 30W-6, which is expected to launch...
 
UNOOSA and JAXA Select Team for KiboCUBE Program
KiboCUBE is an initiative that offers educational and research institutions from developing countries the opportunity to deploy smallsats (CubeSats) from...
 
DigitalGlobe's Satellites' Before and After Captures of Irma's Caribbean Havoc
Imaging in the Caribbean became possible over the weekend as the clouds moved out of the area. The before-and-after imagery below was captured between...
 
Kudos to Arianespace ... EUMETSAT Signs Them to Launch a Minimum of Two Metop-SG Satellites  
..."it also enables them, through this project to contribute to the sustainable development of the planet, which is one of the greatest challenges of our time.”
 
The Build of Four New Satellites for Pléiades Neo Constellation Well Underway by Airbus
They will join the already world leading Airbus constellation of optical and radar satellites and will offer enhanced performance and the highest...
 
SES Goes with Arianespace for a Soyuz Launch of Four O3b Satellites
The mission on a Soyuz rocket will be conducted from the Guiana Space Center in Kourou, French Guiana, in 2019. The 12 satellites of the existing...
 
New Smallsat Platform Debuts from OHB SE's LuxSpace Subsidiary
Triton-X will be opening up new perspectives for the OHB Group in the “new space market” and generating scope for commercial applications...
 
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Signed to Launch Inmarsat-6 F1 Satellite
The satellite, which is under construction by Airbus Defence and Space, is scheduled for launch in 2020 using MHI’s H-IIA launch vehicle...
 
Quintech's RF Mastery On Display — On the IBC2017 Show Floor
The first product on display is the company's XTREME 256 Matrix Switch that possesses 256 configurable ports in 12 RU and is expandable to...
 
ThrustMe Thrusts this Space Startup Into Spotlight With Prizes Formerly Awarded to Traditional Actors
their first miniaturized thruster is only 40 percent the size of a classical miniaturized electric thruster, with double the thrust and only half the ...
 
Lockheed Martin Stays Grounded and Funded with $45.5M from U.S Air Force to Upgrade GPS Ground System
M-Code is an advanced, new signal designed to improve anti-jamming and protection from spoofing, increase secure access to military GPS signals ... 
 
SKY News International Says 'Carry On' to SES' Video Pan-European Distribution 
With four satellites at this orbital slot, SES Video broadcasts more than 900 channels to 116 million TV households.
 
Supernet Selects LeoSat to Offer Full Portfolio for High-Speed Data Network 
LeoSat offers advantages as its latency, timing and transport are in compliance with the network standards of the newer 4G, 5G and LTE cellular systems.