Recent Satellite Operator News
XSAT Ties In With Yahsat
XSAT will be targeting end users, education and healthcare projects, NGOs and service providers in Africa...
Strikers Still Stopping Progress of Launch of Arianespace's Flight VA236
â€‹The evolution of the situation does not permit the restart of operations for the Ariane 5 launch scheduled for today...
The ISRO's South Asian Satellite's New Participant is Bangladesh
India will launch the satellite shortly...
Hisdesat's PAZ Partnering With SAR Constellation
PAZ will be positioned in the same orbit as the German owned TerraSAR-X and TanDEM-X satellites and form a high-resolution SAR satellite constellation with them.
MAXUS is Maximum in Every Aspect ... Ready to Go Weightless for Experiments
The samples are melted before flight and as soon microgravity is reached the different melts are set in contact with each other
EgyptSat Takes $64 Million from China for an EO Satellite... China's Ulterior Motive?
a part of a US$7 billion Chinese grant to develop infrastructure along the Suez Canal Economic Zone as part of Beijing’s One Belt One Road...
NASA's SWIFT Satellite Captures Shattered Star's Debris ... Maps Death Spiral Into a Black Hole
Astronomers call this a tidal disruption event.
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.
Es’hailSat Brings Solutions for 4K UHD Transmission to CABSAT 2017
They are also pleased to be planning the launch in 2018 of Es’hail-2 which will provide new capacity for MENA.
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.
Ongoing Launch Blockage — The Strike (A "Social Movement") Continues the Delay of an Arianespace Mission
The strike continues to hold up SGDC and KORESAT-7 departure...
Eurovision Gains C-Band Capacity on the AsiaSat 5 Satellite
The C-band transponders will be used for occasional live sports and news transmissions in the APAC region.
Capacity Agreements x2 for SES
Both companies have renewed a long-term agreement for the use of transponder capacity...
China Strives to Imitate SpaceX... Recover and Reuse Launch Rockets
China is developing a system to recover parts of rockets used in space launches to bring down costs and make its space program ...
Japan's New Satellite to Keep an Eye on North Korea
The Radar 5 unit was carried into space on Japan’s mainstay H-IIA rocket from a launch site in the country’s southwest.
University of Virginia Developing Smallsat Ground Station...
The station will allow student engineers to track and collect data from their craft, scheduled to be launched into orbit in late 2018...
Success for First On Orbit Experiments for SpacePharma's DIDO2 Smallsat
The successful experiment studied the effect of microgravity on the kinetic profile of enzymatic reactions.
L3 Telemetry and RF Products Successful Role in Iridium NEXT Satellite Constellation Launch
Each Iridium NEXT satellite currently carries the L3 T&RF CDU-100...