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February 3rd, 2020
 
 
A SmallSat Symposium Conversation with Dave Gallaher of Orbital Micro Systems
One of OMS’ most significant value propositions is the management and validation of quickly growing volumes of EO data being beamed down from...
 
Intelsat's Intelsat 40e Satellite to be Built by Maxar
Based on Maxar’s proven 1300-class satellite platform and Intelsat Epic, Intelsat 40e will provide Intelsat customers across North and Central...
 
$100 Million Euros Garnered by Kinéis for the IoT Smallsats
This new French global connectivity provider, which already has eight operational satellites, has now become the first IoT satellite connectivity...
 
Get SAT and Hellas Sat Demo Enhanced Capabilities on Hellas Sat's Network
Using Get SAT's MilliSAT-W terminal installed at Hellas Sat’s Kofinou, Cyprus, Earth Station and the Hellas Sat 4 Ku-Band satellite located at 39°E...
 
ResponsiveAccess' "One Stop Shop" for Smallsat Launches Present @ Smallsat Symposium 2020
Responsive Access, part of a growing number of space sector start-up firms emerging throughout Scotland and the rest of the UK, is focused on...
 
Maxar to Build a SPIDER on the Restore-L Spacecraft for NASA
The award is valued at $142 million and follows a successful ground demonstration in 2017 and a review in August 2018 that validated Maxar’s ...
 
U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory and Blue Origin Establishing New Rocket Engine Test Facility
AFRL and Blue Origin signed a 15-year Cooperative Research and Development Agreement on December 11, 2019, to develop a test facility...
 
Viasat's Battlefield Awareness Targeting System Receives USAF Contract
BATS-D is the world’s first and only handheld Link 16 radio and bridges a critical gap between air and ground forces by providing warfighters at the...
 
Space Flight Laboratory and Kepler Communications Collaborate on Fully Operational Nanosatellite Constellation
to design and build Kepler's first operational nano satellite that will be the beginning of a constellation of communications satellites.
 
C-COM Satellite Systems Executive Participating in SmallSat Symposium 2020
The company manufactures their iNetVu® brand in Driveaway (vehicle mount), Flyaway (transportable), Manpack (backpack) and FMA (fixed motorized) format...
 
RUAG Space Provides Key Products to Enable the Mission of the Sun Explorer Solar Orbiter
Due to its extreme proximity to the Sun, Solar Orbiter’s heat shield will be exposed to 13 times more solar radiation than on Earth.
 
Northrop Grumman Expands Their Satellite Build Facilities
These facilities enable the site to meet projected business growth and increased customer demand for high-quality, flight-proven satellites for...
 
The NSR View: Goldilocks and SpaceX Smallsat Rideshare
SpaceX’s Smallsat Rideshare Program announced in late 2019 seems to have set the bar for lowest market prices in its class, but does it represent ...
 
In Support of NASA's Artemis Program, Aerojet Rocketdyne Delivers Four RL 10 Engines to Stennis Space Center
A single RL10 engine will provide nearly 25,000 pounds of thrust and serve as the main propulsion for the Interim Cryogenic Propulsion Stage (ICPS)...