Recent North America News
An Electrifying Release to Commercial Service — ABS-2A
This is the second of the pair of all-electric satellite Boeing has delivered to ABS.
Perhaps a Move to Planet by Alphabet with Their Satellite Imagery Works
Word is that the sale is being pushed toward Planet...
The Imaginative Art Of Youngsters Unveiled for the Space Foundation's Student Art Contest
From this gathering of creative works, 25 winners from seven countries were selected...
United Launch Alliance Launches... Go SBIRS GEO Go! For US Air Force
“I can’t think of a better way to kick off the new year.”
USAF Dispatches SBIRS To Orbit For Enhanced Global Situation Awareness
The 460th Space Wing at Buckley AFB, Aurora, Colorado, operates the SBIRS system.
Aerojet Rocketdyne's Power and Thrust Sends USAF's SBIRS GEO Flight 3 Skyward
mission will provide key capabilities in the areas of missile warning, missile defense, technical intelligence and battlespace awareness,
Lockheed Martin's Success... 'Now We’re Talking' USAF's SBIRS Responds to Ground Control
detects missile launches, supports ballistic missile defense, expands technical intelligence gathering, and bolsters situational awareness on the battlefield.
Arianespace Celebrated in Hawaii at Pacific Telecommunications Council 2017
â€‹Warm climate and warmer compliments over Arianespace's jobs well done and high expectations in 2017.
TacComms Configuration and Management Improves With PacStar's® IQ-Core® Software
IQ-Core Software simplifies the setup and operation of tactical communications systems.
GeoSync Microwave Ties in with Keysight Technologies
Geosync provides the receive link from the LNA to base band and the transmit link from base band to the SATCOM HPA.
Departing the ISS — Six CubeSats
These smallsats were pushed out of the ISS via the Kibo airlock using the new JEM Small Satellite Orbital Deployer (J-SSOD)
From France to Florida... Eurostar's SES-10 is on its Way for SpaceX Launch
SES-10 is the 45th satellite based on the Eurostar E3000 platform and the tenth to use electric propulsion for station-keeping.
ULA Launch of USAF's SBIRS GEO Flight 3 Scrubbed Violation of Safety Criteria
SBIRS mission scrubbed violation of...
KVH Upgrades and Plans to Include IoT and OneWeb
initiating an upgrade to mix high-throughput capacity from geostationary and low Earth orbit satellites into its network that will triple the current speeds.
ViaSat's New Satellite ...A Step Closer to Becoming First Global Internet Service Provider
ViaSat’s crown jewel stands 25-feet high, about 10 feet wide and, once its solar panels deploy in space, it will have a wingspan of 150 feet.
NASA's Astronaut Gene Cernan Last Man to Walk on the Moon Dies "Perhaps the Brightest Moment of My Life"
"Those steps up that ladder, they were tough to make," Cernan recalled in a 2007 oral history. "I didn't want to go up. I wanted to stay a while."
NASA's Earth Observatory Reveals Cambodia's Incredibly Shrinking Forests
Cambodia has one of the fastest rates of forest loss in the world. In broad swaths of the country
eMarketer's Surprising Growth Estimates For Worldwide Video Audience
Number of digital video viewers will climb to 2.15 billion this year
Global Eagle Entertainment Plays Cricket ... Gains Worldwide Rights
Matches can (and do!) last for days, the players wear woolly jumpers, and games often break for high tea on the village green.
ULA NROL-79's Launch Date Troublesome... Working to Resolve Atlas V Booster Issue
... actively working to resolve Atlas V second stage booster issues discovered during vehicle testing.