Recent North America News
University Students to Send North Dakota's First Satellite to the ISS
“Just in the last week or two, we have been quickly responding to a lot of queries from NASA …"
NSR Report Delves Into the Opportunities for Land-Mobile Players
There's quite a lot of speculation on how new LEO HTS broadband constellations will affect established networks in the land-mobile via satellite markets.
A Wireless Underwater Charge from Aerojet Rocketdyne for US Navy
The Navy will be able to prioritize and schedule fielded UUVs that require remote recharging...
A Penetrating Technology from Orolia
Configured with an embedded STL receiver and a small patch antenna, the SecureSync was able to sync up with the STL signal in several challenging indoor locations.
Flat Panel Antennas and the Connected World — An NSR Report
The surge in demand for connectivity-on-the-move has been a major trend for the satellite industry this decade...
Aerojet Rocketdyne's RS-25 Engine Blasts Away at Stennis Space Center
The new controller has 20 times the processing capability of the shuttle-era controller and offers increased reliability...
Payloads from US National Laboratory Research Prepped and Ready for Orbital ATK CRS-7 Launch
The ISS US National Laboratory is chartered to facilitate research in the microgravity environment that benefits life on Earth.
Georgia Votes Yes to Build a Spaceport
Helping to absolve companies of all but gross negligence is seen as a key part of any attempt to land the project.
NASA's SWIFT Satellite Captures Shattered Star's Debris ... Maps Death Spiral Into a Black Hole
Astronomers call this a tidal disruption event.
First Images from SBIRS GEO-3 Received
The Lockheed Martin team is also working to modernize the fifth and sixth SBIRS satellites under a no-cost contract modification for the US Air Force.
Disaster Response and Connecting Affected Communities Enabled by SES
The plug-and-play modular RRV solution can easily integrate and deploy an array of communications technologies and devices aboard its mobile vehicle...
ULA's Delay of Orbital ATK's Cygnus™ Launch
ULA announces the delay of Cygnus and the measures taken to ensure the launch will be safe and productive.
Seeing Double with UHP Networks at CABSAT... New Products and New Ideas Presented at Singtel Seminar
Seeing double—UHP Networks will be seen in two places at CABSAT, March 21-23...
Application of GaN-on-Diamond Materials Foundation of New Akash SATCOM Firm
Creating this future begins with Akash’s high-performance components, which includes GaN-on-Diamond Hybrids and MMIC Power Amplifiers...
Complete Vessel Visibility Via ORBCOMM, Pole Star and Weatherdock Product Partnership
Hali combines terrestrial and satellite AIS data capability with two-way satellite M2M technology to deliver reliable vessel location data to...
Rocket Lab Raises $75 Million in Funding... Ready to Revolutionize Satellite Launches
Rocket Lab has received to date $148 million, with the company now valued in excess of $1 billion (USD).
University of Alberta's Ex-Alta 1 Smallsat to Dig Into Space Weather
Ex-Alta 1 is part of a newer generation of technologies that puts space exploration and research within reach of students and smaller startup companies.
ULA's Delay of Orbital ATK's Cygnus to Space Station... Hydraulic Issues, Again
The extra time will allow teams to work on a hydraulic issue found on ground support equipment.
Terraformation to Create a Lake for Martian Inhabitation
Inhabitation of Mars is a goal shared by many national space agencies and aerospace firms.