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PSSI Global Services' Lamb Wins Influential Leader Award
Under Lamb’s leadership, PSSI Global Services has grown from a small satellite transmission services company with a single uplink truck into an...
 
Fourth Iridium NEXT Launch Scheduled
This launch signifies the mid-way point of the Iridium NEXT launch program and will deliver another 10 satellites to orbit, bringing the total number...
 
Fastest Electric Satellite Orbit Raising Ever Accomplished by the Airbus-Built  EUTELSAT-172B
EUTELSAT 172B was launched by Ariane 5 from Kourou, in French Guiana, on June 1. The Airbus spacecraft control center in Toulouse took...
 
United Launch Alliance Selected by NASA to Push Landsat 9 to Orbit
The Landsat 9 mission is scheduled with a contract launch date of June 2021 while protecting for the ability to launch as early as December 2020...
 
Global MilSatCom Hosts HPA as They Collaborate on Hosted Payload Workshop
a broad range of officials continue to see the urgency in addressing the many evolving issues regarding hosted payloads.
 
SSPI's Future Leaders Dinner and Mentor of the Year Awards Announced
This inspiring and entertaining event, held on the night before the 2017 NAB New York Show, celebrated three outstanding young satellite professionals...
 
When Natural Disasters Strike, OuterLink Brings IRIS to the Rescue
The IRIS PTT coverage has been actively available to civilian and first responders in Puerto Rico and the entire Florida and Caribbean region...
 
Satellite System Integration Key Focus of Committee on Earth Observation Satellites Plenary Assembly
CEOS brings space and other related agencies from across the world together to integrate their satellite systems. Their goal is to get the most...
 
Hot Fire Test of RS-25 Engine for NASA's EM-2 Mission is Successful
The RS-25 engines fire nonstop for 8.5 minutes and provide more than two million pounds of thrust. Aerojet Rocketdyne assembled engine E2063 in...
 
iDirect Government (iDirectGov) Celebrates 10 Years of Service to Customers
In 2007, iDirect Government (iDirectGov) was established as a wholly owned subsidiary of VT iDirect, which set the groundwork for the...
 
SIA's Keynote Speaker's Strong Opinions Will Keep Things Interesting at Commercial SATCOM Workshop
His presentation should be interesting considering his tenure on the the Strategic Forces Subcommittee, part of the House Armed Services ... 
 
DVB-S2X Implemented by Advantech Wireless with their ASAT-II™ System
Using the high MODCOD (32APSK, rate 3/4 with a 5% Roll-off) of the latest DVB-S2X standard, which is unmatched and significantly outstanding...
 
Moon Cave Located by Japan's Lunar Orbiter — Possibly Suitable for Human Shelter Use
The cave could protect astronauts from radiation from the sun and cosmic rays when they build a base for exploration, the agency said. The cave...
 
Apposite Technologies' Plans for Product Perspectives at Two Events
Network emulation is a critical testing method used to validate application performance prior to deployment. The success of the Network-Centric Battlespace...
 
ESA's Sentinel-5P joins Copernicus Satellite Family — Pollution Prosecutor Successfully Launched
Sentinel-5 Precursor will provide essential atmospheric chemistry data to the Copernicus program before the Sentinel-5 instrument becomes...
 
ViaSat's Plans for Bizjet In-Flight Connectivity [FLYING]
The service is an upgrade to ViaSat’s already capable system, which provides Ku- and Ka-band satellite coverage. The Boeing manufactured...
 
Cambodia Planning for the Nation's First Satellite
It will take the country much less time than it took other countries because of Cambodia's partnership with China Great Wall Industry Corporation, a...
 
ULA Classified Satellite Launch Receives Propulsion Support from Aerojet Rocketdyne
Aerojet Rocketdyne’s role in the launch began during liftoff when two SRBs ignited to provide 750,000 pounds of total increased thrust to launch the...
 
The First of the GPS III Satellites from Lockheed Martin Are Accepted by U.S.A.F.
The U.S. Air Force's "AFL" declaration is the final acceptance of Lockheed Martin's first GPS III Space Vehicle (GPS III SV01) prior to its expected...
 
Air Force Space Command's 11th Schriever Wargame Underway
The Schriever Wargame, set in the year 2027, will explore critical space issues and investigate the integration activities of multiple agencies...