Current Satellite News
February 10th, 2019
SES Partners With RCN and Launches Seven New Ultra HD 4K Channels
In addition to the new 4K programming, RCN customers can utilize 4K technology through streaming apps including Netflix, Hulu, HBOGO and more
SES' New Additions... Four O3b MEO Satellites Arrive at Arianespace for March Launch
The new Ka-band satellites will join SES’s existing constellation of 16 MEO satellites manufactured by Thales Alenia Space, orbiting at approximately...
A Study of Satellite Navigation Services in Africa Underway by ASECNA
ASECNA’s SBAS is based on EGNOS (European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service). In line with the agency’s strategic plan, it aims to enhance...
Northrop Grumman Completes Acoustic and Sine Vibration Testing of NASA's James Webb Telescope
Acoustic and sine vibration testing validates the structural design and verifies the mechanical workmanship and integrity of the actual flight SCE...
Alex Fox Joins HawkEye 360 as an Executive Vice President of Business Development, Sales and Marketing
Prior to joining HawkEye 360, he was director of Space ISR Solutions for Harris Corporation, where he led new business efforts within Harris’s Space
Ecliptic Enterprises' Avionics Succeeded in Spaceflight's Successful Sun-Synchronous Orbit-A Mission
The UFF and LFF were both outfitted with a redundant suite of Ecliptic-supplied control avionics, battery packs, radio transmitters and wire...
The Guidance and Navigation Systems for the HERACLES Moon Mission to be Designed by GMV
The HERACLES mission has to meet several concurrent technological challenges: to demonstrate human-controlled subsystems, such as...
Airbus and SKY Perfect JSAT ... Node How to Communicate on the SpaceDataHighway System
This allows the observation satellites to continually downlink the information they are gathering, instead of storing it until they travel over their own ground station.