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'A Dream Come True' for the 30th Space Wing Change of Command at Vandenberg Air Force Base
30th Space Wing is a dream come true. As an ROTC cadet he saw an Atlas II launch and knew he wanted to be part of the space enterprise, and space lift 
 
UPDATED Info — Dire Straits ... Technical Incident Results in Interruption of Galileo Navigation Satellite System + Questions Raised
users may experience service degradation on all Galileo satellites meaning that the signals may not be available nor meet the minimum performance levels
 
Ten Companies Join Techstars Starburst Space Accelerator ... World-Class Entrepreneurs 
Over the next three months, these companies will rapidly accelerate their businesses by working closely with Techstars Starburst, the organization's...
 
ETL Systems and Atlantic Microwave Enlist With the Military ...  to Provide Satellite and RF Tech Equipment
The companies will be demonstrating satellite communication products and test equipment for the first time together at the Three Counties Defence...
 
Headed to the Moon this Weekend as ISRO Prepares to Launch Chandrayaan-2 
Have you got plans for the weekend? How about heading to the moon?
ISRO will launch Chandrayaan-2 on board the GSLV MK-III vehicle from 
 
Russia Launches Four Military Satellites
This was the second launch of the Soyuz-2 carrier rocket from the Plesetsk cosmodrome in 2019...
 
UPDATE: Russia Launches The Spektr-RG Space Observatory
The satellite, aboard a Proton-M rocket, was lifted to orbit from the Baikonur Cosmodrome. This is a joint Russian-German mission, with the telescope...
 
Arianespace's Fatal Anomaly ... Ends Vega Liftoff of FalconEye1
Data analyses are in progress to clarify the reasons for this failure. An independent inquiry commission will be established during the coming hours...
 
Successful Rocket Drop Test for Virgin Orbit
LauncherOne was released from a height of 35,000 feet — that is a typical cruising altitude for commercial aeroplanes, which is where it would be...
 
U.S. Air Force Pitch Day Upcoming in Early November
The Air Force Pitch Day is modeled after commercial investment pitch competitions to deliver a faster, smarter approach to compete for ideas in...
 
Satellite SAR Measurement Techniques Developed by JPL and Team Detects Subtle Structural Changes
Using a new process, they were able to detect millimeter-size changes to the bridge over time that would not have been detected by the standard...
 
Virgin Galactic and Social Capital Hedosophia Agree to a Merger
The merged company will have an anticipated initial enterprise value of $1.5 billion implying a 2.5x multiple of 2023 projected revenue and a 5.5x multiple...
 
Naval Postgraduate School's NPSAT-1 On-Orbit
On board NPSAT-1 are experiments developed by the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) to investigate space weather and support space...
 
UPDATE: Arianespace Flight VV15 Launch is Delayed Again
With high-altitude winds above the Spaceport in French Guiana remaining unfavorable, Arianespace has taken the decision not to attempt a launch of...
 
The Second Lockheed Martin-Built GPS III Satellite is Now Ready for a July 25 Liftoff
In the coming days, the enclosed GPS III SV02 satellite will be mounted to a ULA Delta IV rocket for launch. The current window for launch on July 25...
 
Wishing Everyone a Happy July 4th ... Independence Day, U.S.A.
The entire Satnews team wishes everyone who celebrates Independence Day a most enjoyable holiday.
 
Quantum Theory to be Advanced Through Joint R&D Programs of Ben-Gurion University, USAF and USN
Defense organizations are currently driving the quantum technology field, but many civilian applications will eventually be developed. This may...
 
ThinKom's Phased-Array Antenna Completes the First Live Tests with Telesat's Phase 1 LEO Satellite
The test was performed using a production model of ThinKom’s Ka2517 aeronautical SATCOM antenna, designed for business aviation, commercial...
 
Ten Years in the Making... Cambridge Consultants Completes a Multi-Disciplnary Project with Iridium
Cambridge Consultants has been Iridium’s partner for the development of its core technology fueling the ground-based devices and infrastructure ...
 
Lucky Seven ... Rocket Lab's Seventh Electron Launch Successfully Lifts-Off and Delivers Seven Satellites
At approximately 56 minutes after lift-off, the Make It Rain payloads were successfully delivered to their precise individual orbits by Electron’s Kick Stage...