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June 2nd, 2019
 
 
Maxar's Powerful All-Electric Satellite for Eutelsat Ready at Arianespace 
The satellite is based on Maxar’s 1300-class platform, which offers flexibility to support a broad range of applications and technology...
 
SSTL's Successful 'Selfie' Reveals Deployment of De-Orbit Drag Sail on TechDemoSat-1
is designed to significantly increase the spacecraft’s rate of orbital decay, in compliance with current Space Debris Mitigation best practice and guidelines. 
 
Forrester Reports: Kleos Space Gains Concession to Operate from Luxembourg
Luxembourg’s tax-friendly benefits mean that the world’s two giant satellite operators SES (which was founded in Luxembourg) and Intelsat (which is...
 
Solicitation by DARPA for Robotic Servicing of Geosynchronous Satellites (RSGS)
The objective of the RSGS program is to create a dexterous robotic operational capability in Geosynchronous Orbit (GEO) that can provide...
 
The James Webb Space Telescope Operates Well in a Vacuum and Completes Final Environmental Test
Thermal vacuum testing exposes Webb’s SCE to the extreme hot and cold temperatures it will experience in space. To test these extreme temperature ...
 
The ExoMars 2020 Rover Operations Control Center is Inaugurated
Developed as part of the ExoMars 2020 contract, the ROCC will control and monitor the Rover’s operations. Commands will be transmitted via the...
 
International Institute of Space Commerce's New Managing Director ... He Was President and a Founding Member
“It was a privilege to be a founding director of the Institute during my Presidency at ISU, and to remain connected as a Senior Fellow afterwards,”
 
SSPI has Opened Nominations for the "20 Under 35" List and the Promise & Mentor Awards
The honorees will be celebrated at the Future Leaders Dinner on October 8, as part of the Satellite Innovation event at the Computer History Museum...
 
Do You Know Where Your Reindeer Are? Globalstar and PrismaQuality Finland Know...
Since trialing its ReindeerApp and collar less than a year ago, newly-signed Globalstar Value Added Reseller PrismaQuality Finland has seen rapid...
 
Designed for Satellite Applications, Renesas Launches Rad-Hard Current Driver with Integrated Decoder
Leveraging Renesas’ proprietary silicon on insulator process, the ISL72814SEH offers twice the channel count and 54 percent less...
 
Speedcast and Contiamo Form a Strategic Partnership
The partnership strengthens Speedcast’s Internet of Things (IoT) capabilities and helps enable the company to play a prime systems...
 
Loops and Dishes ... Atlantic Microwave's Dual Channel Test Loop Translator at IMS 2019
The Dual Channel Test Loop Translator operates with the ability to introduce different transfer characteristics in each channel and can be used...
 
USAF SMC Awards $20 Million with $100 Million Ceiling to Support EGS Satellite to Braxton Technologies 
EGS was formed out of a mission need to address constraints, challenges and vulnerabilities derived from traditional isolated ground systems...