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August 7th, 2018
 
 
Spaceflight's First Rideshare Mission of 70+ Smallsats Set for SpaceX's Launch Later This Year 
Spaceflight has contracted with more than 70 spacecraft from approximately 35 different organizations to launch from a SpaceX Falcon 9...
 
Uniwise Offshore is Wise to Select Thaicom's Nava™ for Their Entire Fleet
Thanks to the flexibility and scalability of the Nava broadband service, their operation can remain future-proof and competitive in the future.
 
Thermal Management Technologies Receive a NASA Smallsat Technology License
The patented technology — Diminutive Assembly for Nanosatellite deploYables (DANY) — provides a reliable mechanism to secure...
 
Trimble's New GNSS Corrections Technology Achieves Horizontal Accuracies of Better than 2 Centimeters
Start-up times, commonly referred to as convergence, have also improved. Users can now achieve full accuracy in less than 15 minutes, and as fast as...
 
Empower Space Alliance Formed by Xenesis, ATLAS Space Operations and Laser Light Communications
Empower Space will provide a turnkey direct optical data distribution service from spacecraft to customer locations, worldwide. Empower Space intends...
 
Viasat's VISION Software Passes Critical NATO Test
Under a contract awarded in January 2018, NATO will upgrade its legacy UHF communications network to Viasat's VISION planning and network...
 
Gilat Telecom Keeps 'em Connected On the Go, Anywhere with Iridium's CertusSM
They recognize that businesses are expanding operations to the most remote and rugged locations on Earth, and with Iridium Certus there will be ...
 
Bright Ascension Develops Software in Support of VORAGO's RH-OBC-1 Plug-and-Play Components for Smallsats
The Onboard Computer (OBC) has been designed as a plug-and-play component for cubesats orbiting in high radiation environments. Radiation...
 
The SSL-Built Merah Putih Satellite Performing Post Launch Maneuvers Successfully After SpaceX Falcon 9 Launch
Merah Putih, a name which represents the red and white of the Indonesian flag, deployed its solar arrays shortly after launch and will begin firing its...
 
Aerojet Rocketdyne's Boosters Endure Extreme Cold and Hot Soak for Simulated Air-Launch Tests
The solid rocket motor will be used to accelerate a vehicle during its initial phase of flight. The motors were tested at extreme temperatures to verify ...
 
Honeywell Selected by Lockheed Martin for Their Control Actuation System
An actuator is a type of motor that is responsible for moving or controlling a mechanism or system, typically operated by electric current, hydraulic fluid ...