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August 6th, 2018
 
 
The Glonass Navigation Signal Now Accessible by Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan has been granted access to a high-precision Glonass navigation signal, an official with the Kazakhstan Defense Ministry’s Aerospace Committee, Kazcosmos, said...
 
UPDATE: Austrian Institute of Technology and SES to Work on Satellite-Based QKD Security System
Over the coming three years, the Australian Institute of Technology (AIT) experts of the optical quantum technologies research group will create next...
 
A New, Launch Unit Standard for Smallsats Introduced by Aerospace Corporation
This standard provides major benefits to the smallsat industry — manufacturers, launch providers, and satellite users — by increasing...
 
Yahsat Acquires Thuraya
The acquisition of the UAE's first home grown satellite operator, Thuraya, is set to expand Yahsat's current satellite solutions portfolio on commercial ..
 
Terran Orbital's Successful Series "B" Financing Round
Proceeds from the financing will be used to purchase additional manufacturing equipment for Terran Orbital’s new, 40,000 square foot...
 
Lockheed Martin Ships AEHF's Fourth Satellite for MILSATCOM to Canaveral for Launch
AEHF communications are jam-proof and offer low probability of detection or interception, and the four-satellite constellation will be able to deliver that...
 
Euroconsult's Latest Executive Report — Prospects for the Small Satellite Market
About 7,000 smallsats are due to be launched over the next ten years, i.e., a six-fold increase from the 1,200 units launched over the past decade...
 
Alta Devices Debuts Their Gen4 Solar Cell for Smallsats
The company is exhibiting and discussing the technology, materials and business issues surrounding smallsats and solar technology. This will ...
 
PLD Space Obtains Necessary Space at Tureual Airport in Spain for Launcher Technology Projects
PLD Space started their activity on October 6, 2014, at Teruel Airport facilities through a public property authorization of use that was initially...
 
Comtech EF Data Expands Their WANOp and Also Receives Satellite Modem Order
The new Release 7 of the FX Series WANOp appliance solution delivers unparalleled performance of up to 5 Gbps throughput and 1,000,000 TCP...
 
Loft Orbital Develops inSpace Mission Partner Program as Space Access is Standardized
inSpace partners are companies across the space value chain with whom Loft Orbital will collaborate for their end-to-end space mission offering...
 
Newtec's Dialog® with Milano Teleport Results in Smooth Sailing at Sea
vessels already in service with Milano Teleport enjoy significantly reduced cost as a result of the Newtec Dialog hub located at its teleport in Italy.
 
NASA to Launch 'Cubes in Space' Satellite Contestant That's as Light as an Egg  
3D-printed polylactic acid exterior, it weighs as much as a chicken's egg might, 33 grams, and was a contestant in the ‘Cubes in Space’ competition