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A GOES-16 Satellite Sending — The First Images of Earth
The release of the first images is the latest step in a new age of weather satellites—HD from the heavens.
Sky and Space Global's 3 Diamonds Smallsats Head Into Testing Phases
The 3 Diamonds nanosatellites recently completed the Assembly testing stage and have now proceeded to the Integration and Verification phase.
Big Data and the Future of Space to be Discussed at the 33rd Space Symposium
The panel is one of several at this four-day international conference focusing on the future of the business of space.
An Electrifying Release to Commercial Service — ABS-2A
This is the second of the pair of all-electric satellite Boeing has delivered to ABS.
Moving Time for Aeolus' Final Testing
The 1.7 ton spacecraft, primed by Airbus Defence and Space, features the LIDAR (Light Detection And Ranging) instrument called Aladin...
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...
USAF Dispatches SBIRS To Orbit For Enhanced Global Situation Awareness
The 460th Space Wing at Buckley AFB, Aurora, Colorado, operates the SBIRS system.
All Powered Up and Rarin' To Go, EUTELSAT 117 West B Enters Full Service
EUTELSAT 117 West B is the second all-electric satellite in Eutelsat’s fleet...
Coming Up... MilSatCom Asia Pacific Event from SMi
This event focuses on developing strategic space programs and space security.
An ABS First in Papua New Guinea
ABS is the first international satellite operator to incorporate a company in PNG to provide ICT services.
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.
Third Indonesian Satellite To Launch Next Month
The satellite is named Telkom-3 and will support voice and data services.
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)
Prepping and Priming By Arianespace for Launch of Sentinel-2B
This Vega mission is part of another busy year for Arianespace’s launch services...
First Launch of the Year for Arianespace is to Carry Hispasat 36W-1 to Orbit
This geostationary satellite will be driven to orbit for the Spanish operator Hispasat using a Soyuz launch vehicle.
Thailand's Digital Economy and Society Ministry Studies Satellite Service Industry Reform
The deputy permanent secretary of the ministry, said that the committee would then forward its final decision to the nation's Cabinet in March.
Japan's First Missile Defense Satellite Set For Launch
The goal of this satellite is to detect and then track missiles that are launched from North Korea...
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.
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.
SMi's 12th Annual Military Space Situational Awareness... London in April an Early Bird Offer
...explore key situational awareness challenges in an increasingly contested, congested and competitive space.