Recent Satellite Operator News
Atlas Space Operations in Traverse City Tracking and Predicting Weather Through 20 Small Satellites
The satellites will collect 50,000 data points every day, measuring reflective energy to help predict hurricanes and other weather phenomena.
Sixty Launched ... 11,940 Left to Go ... as SpaceX Successfully Sends Off Their First Batch of Starlink Satellites
SpaceX remains mum about its pricing... but Musk has indicated that Starlink is designed to fund SpaceX’s ultimate goal of sending humans to Mars.
M-ARGO Mission Assigned to GomSpace by European Space Agency
Under the contract, GomSpace will be in charge of preliminary design of the mission, spacecraft and implementation planning. A “12U” cubesat...
Innovative Solutions in Space Selected to Bring their HyTI Imager to Fruition
The mission will test several novel technologies including an interferometric imaging approach for acquiring the spectral data, and NASA/JPL’s Barrier ...
SpaceX Preps Self-Driving Starlink Satellites for Launch
Elon Musk says SpaceX's Starlink satellites will autonomously avoid hazards in orbit. Experts are not so sure
Forrester Reports: OneWeb's Launch Schedule and Elon Musk Discusses Starlink Evoluton
Musk did not expand on the likely cost of the “medium-sized pizza” antennas needed on the ground, but that each launch would add Terabits of extra ...
Maxar Technologies and Team Members to Build and Demo Lunar Gateway Spacecraft for NASA
Maxar previously conducted a four-month study to develop affordable and innovative electric-propulsion-enabled concepts for the power and...
India's PSLV-C46 Launches the EO RISAT-2B to Serve Agriculture, Forestry and Disaster Management
PSLV-C46 lifted-off at 05:30 Hrs (IST) on May 22, 2019, from the First Launch Pad of SDSC SHAR, Sriharikota. PSLV-C46 was the 72nd launch...
SES Satellite Delivers AfricaXP's Bouquet for African Viewers ... Free to Air Local Channel
Delivered via SES satellites, this bouquet is supplied by AfricaXP, the leading independent African network, which is well-known for its Nollywood....
MOU Signed Between Airbus and the Hellenic Space Agency
The MOU will also look to encourage exchange of personnel between Airbus and HSA to enhance knowledge sharing and understanding. These...
Fourth BeiDou Backup Satellite Launched by China
After being sent to the geostationary earth orbit and on-orbit tests, the satellite will be connected to the BDS to provide users with more reliable...
Forrester Reports: Echostar's Broadcast Satellite Services Division Purchased by DISH Network
The Echostar BSS business provides broadcast satellite services to DISH Network and other related activity including DISH’s Mexican subsidiary...
Ball Aerospace's Green Smallsat Ready for NASA's Green Propellant Mission Arrives in Florida
The GPIM bus uses the smallest of the Ball Configurable Platform satellites, which is about the size of a mini refrigerator, and was built in just 46 days.
Kleos Space Names Kongsberg Satellite Service as the Firm's Ground Service Station Provider
The appointment marks the next milestone toward revenue generation, commencing post commissioning of the Kleos’ Scouting Mission satellites...
Earth to Sky Smallsat to Launch with Delta Satellite Solutions
The launch will occur in March 2021 to 550 km. SSO and will place 120 cubesats on-orbit.
ESA's Mar's Express Captures Never Before Seen Details of Huge Lowell Crater
The huge dent in the red planet is believed to be around 3.9 million years old and is the result of a massive asteroid collision.
CETel is Spotbeam On as It Serves an Increasing Connectivity Demand in North Africa
Chad and South of Libya have little to no terrestrial connectivity and require stable, reliable and efficient solutions for data and voice transmissions.
Coming Soon, an All-Seeing Radar Imaging Satellite
This all-weather seeing feature is what makes them special for security forces and disaster relief agencies.
Belt and Road Initiative Partners to Get Customized Weather Satellite Data
By the end of last month, 22 countries, including Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iran, Russia, Libya and Sudan, had responded to the survey.
Arianespace Signs On to Launch the Spanish EO Satellite SEOSat for ESA
SEOSat/Ingenio is a high-resolution optical imaging mission of Spain – the flagship mission of the Spanish Space Strategic Plan. The satellite will be...