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September 3rd, 2019
 
 
General Raymond Names Two Subordinate Commands for U.S. Space Command
Combined Force Space Component Command and Joint Task Force Space Defense will focus the planning and execution of global space operations...
 
Thales Alenia Space in Belgium's New CEO and Director ... She is Moving Upward from Within
This executive move comes from within Thales Alenia Space in Belgium where she is now Chief Executive Officer and Director, effective September 1st.
 
SWISSto12 Closes Series B Financing and Partners with Tyvak for mini-GEO Smallsats
This new round will accelerate the company’s industrialization and the commercial deployment of antenna products for communication satellites...
 
Canadian Laser Aboard NASA's OSIRIS-REx Produces Bennu Asteroid Maps
The OSIRIS-REx Laser Altimeter, or OLA, is equipped with two lasers that scanned the asteroid's surface to produce detailed images of the boulders...
 
Small Business is Big Business ... USAF Awards Kleos Space SBIR Phase 1 Contract
The multi-satellite Scouting Mission system will form the foundation of a constellation that delivers a global picture of hidden maritime activity,...
 
Capella Space Partners with SpaceNet and Others for Collaborative AI-Based Geospatial Research
Capella’s addition to the partnership presents an exciting opportunity to expand SpaceNet’s existing geospatial open source research to a new data...
 
Critical $9.2 Million Series A Funding for Orbion Space Technology's Hall-Effect Plasma Thrusters for Smallsats
The financing comes at a crucial moment for Orbion and the space market. Just last year, the company announced plans to manufacture and...
 
On the IBC2019 Show Floor: Paradigm to Showcase New PIM-Enabled Terminals
SATCOM terminals on show are the new Communications-On-The-Move (COTM) MANTA® and the 'internet-in-a-backpack' SWARM®. The lates...
 
On the DSEI Show Floor: Paradigm Showcasing Their MANTA® COTM Solution
The MANTA is the complete solution for ‘anywhere’ IP data connectivity via Wi-Fi and Ethernet — just by adding power...
 
New Coverage for Northwest Passage Adventure Cruises Offered by Marlink
The rolling out of new coverage, augmented with additional satellites and overlapping beams in the Marlink VSAT network, ensures that adventure...
 
NSSLGlobal Appoints a New CTO ... He Comes From Cobham SATCOM
He will work alongside the NSSLGlobal leadership team to roll out the company’s technology roadmap and bolster the firm's R&D division as it...
 
SES' CFO to Step Down After Long History with Company Citing Personal Reasons
He is stepping down with the business in excellent shape: clear strategic direction, a strong balance sheet and a broad and talented finance organization.
 
Leidos' $159 Million Contract with NASA for Safely Storing Laptop Lithium-ion Batteries on the ISS
Leidos — in a $159 million, single-award cost-plus fixed-fee contract with NASA — is applying multiple technology innovations such as KULR’s Thermal Runaway Shield (TRS)....
 
Capella Space to Partner with SpaceNet to Develop Geospatial AI Apps
Capella joins the collaborative SpaceNet partnership alongside In-Q-Tel’s (IQT) CosmiQ Works, Maxar Technologies, Intel AI and Amazon Web...
 
China Launches Two Experimental Tech Smallsats
Kuaizhou-1A, meaning speedy vessel, is a low-cost, solid-fuel carrier rocket with high reliability and a short preparation period. The rocket, developed by...
 
The 13th Schriever Wargame to Start on Behalf of USSPACECOM
The Schriever Wargame scenario, set in the year 2029, will explore critical space issues and investigate the integration activities of multiple agencies...
 
Forrester Reports: Eutelsat Leaves the C-Band Alliance
The CBA had been dealing with the FCC over a scheme to re-allocate 180 MHz of C-band satellite spectrum over the U.S. for repurposing for 5G...