Recent North America News
Report Regarding U.S. Department of Defense Prepares for Conflict Expected to Take Place Above Earth ... in Space
It's a sobering thought and though some would prefer to not think about 'it', that is not what the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) is doing.
Orbital ATK to Bring Two New Weather Satellites Into Play for NOAA
The JPSS satellites will provide operational continuity of space-based weather observations, extending the successful 50 year NOAA/NASA...
Both a New Launch Window and Manifest Additions for Rocket Lab Mission
‘It’s Business Time’ will launch from Rocket Lab Launch Complex 1 in New Zealand, the world’s only private orbital launch facility. The site is licensed...
Iridium's NEXT Satellites are Tuned in and Turned On
Scott Smith, COO at Iridium said that the team at Iridium's Satellite Network Operations Center (SNOC) has only positive news to share ...
Airbus' GRACE-FO Satellites Successfully Soar From California ... Now the Work Begins
The satellites constantly measure the distance between each other to within a few microns using a microwave system built at NASA’s Jet Propulsion ...
Brown University Goes 'Cubist' and Sends Rhode Island's First Satellite Soaring
The satellite cost just $3,776 to make. The team bought the parts off the internet ... they built the solar panels from scrap pieces of larger panels.
Testing Just Completed of Sky & Space Global's Commercial M2M / IoT / Data Transfer with Globalsat Group
With this final testing phase complete, management is in advanced commercial discussions with Globalsat, with the objective to work on a...
NanoRacks Launches 15 SmallSats
The NanoRacks External Cygnus Deployer (ENRCSD) is installed on the exterior of the Cygnus service module with the capability to deploy satellites...
BAE Systems’ OpsView™ Improves Safety in Schools and Critical Infrastructures ... Translates Into Lives Saved
“We believe that a first responder will now be capable of ... communicating across response disciplines, which can translate into lives saved.”
Roccor's ROC™ FALL End of Life Solution is a Real Drag
IADC's 25-year deorbit lifetime mandate brings companies' with practical and affordable solutions to the space debris problem that often has dire outcomes.
AGI and Thoth Bringing the Algonquin Radio Observatory into SSA Realms
Unlike other commercial radars, the ARO is capable of tracking objects at Geostationary Earth Orbit (GEO) and beyond. Until now, all radars with ...
Airborne Video Downlink Solutions from IMT Vislink for the U.S.A.F.
The contract calls for the supply of transmit and receive systems, ground-based units designed to display real-time video imagery taken by aerial...
ORBCOMM Offers IoT Apps Durability and Versatility with SATCOM Terminals
With a built-in antenna, the ST 6100 is suitable for use in land and marine applications and features a built-in accelerometer, expanded memory...
Iridium's Sixth Successful Iridium® NEXT Launch With 55 in Orbit, 20 More to Go
"With every successful launch, we are one step closer to Iridium NEXT being fully operational, which officially starts a new age of satellite connectivity.
AireonSM's Celebration of Good News... System Deployment and New Member of Their Ownership Family
"The addition of NATS to our ownership group is an undeniably significant show of the importance of what Aireon is bringing to the industry,
Thales Alenia Space Builds 'em ... More of Their NEXT Satellites in Orbit for Iridium's® NEXT Constellation
“Fifty-five Iridium® NEXT satellites are now in orbit and performance is exceeding expectations."
SATCOM and Space Contracts Awarded to Kratos Defense & Security Solutions
The awards include Kratos products and services across a wide variety of technology application domains that are critical to defending space...
Aerojet Rocketdyne Heats Up for Lunar Robotic Missions With Low-Cost, High Thrust Space Engine
thrusters have propelled spacecraft to every planet in the solar system and interstellar space, and provided landing propulsion for Mars and asteroid ...
VITEC to Showcase High-Quality, Low-Bandwidth Tactical Video Solutions at Eurosatory 2018
...ISR and Homeland Security video streaming and solutions with the smallest quad-channel HEVC encoder and military-grade IPTV Portal.