Recent Satellite Operator News
ISRO to Launch an Unprecedented 10 Earth Imaging Satellites
On a quick look, such a preponderance of the EO launches is unprecedented and includes new categories such as the first Geo Imaging Satellite, GISAT-1.
Another First for Gilat — ESA Terminal Achieves In-Flight Connectivity over NGSO
The demonstration showed high performance and instantaneous Ka-band switchovers between and operating on Telesat’s Phase 1 LEO satellite and...
New Satellite Manufacturing Facility is Opened by Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
Together with existing facilities, Mitsubishi Electric's combined annual capacity will increase to 18 satellites, up from 10 at present, which will...
Inmarsat's New Saudi Arabian Partners Provide Connectivity Solutions on Land, Sea and Air
... and high-capacity broadband, Global Xpress, services in Saudi Arabia, enabling Saudi-based businesses to deploy these services for the first time.
Arianespace Readies for Tuesday's Heavy-Lift Launch of Japan and Korea's Satellites
This mission is described as 'dedicated to space applications for telecommunications and environment monitoring, Arianespace once again contributes to the improvement of life on Earth'.
A Russian Satellite is Probably Stalking a U.S. Spy Satellite in Orbit
Back in 2017 Russia said its “inspection satellites” were for checking up on Russian satellites to closely examine damage or equipment failure with the intention of using ...
Is Iran Using Space Launches To Develop Long-Range Missiles?
Michael Elleman ... at the International Institute for Strategic Studies think tank in London, agrees that technologies and components of satellite launchers are similar to long-range ballistic missiles.
Israel Homeland Security ... Expect More Powerful GPS Signals
GPS IIIF satellites will boast regional military protection capabilities, which allow them to deliver regionally-limited high-power M-Code signals.
SpaceX's Successful Starlink Launch ... Number Five in a Series
Each of Starlink's large dinner table-size satellites weighs over 500 pounds, the largest single satellite constellation in orbit.
Four BeiDou BDS Now in Operation
The 50th and the 51st BDS satellites, launched on November 23, 2019, are operating in MEO and were developed by the Innovation Academy for ...
Blue Origin Opens Huntsville Engine Factory
...at the core of every successful launch vehicle program are the engines that power those vehicles to space.
Iran’s Satellite Carriers Have No Military Aspect ... Reports Defense Minister
“The satellite carriers have nothing to do with the subject of missiles, and constitute a completely non-defensive and non-military issue,”c
ICEYE US Acquires a CEO
In addition, he will be focused on evaluating ICEYE satellite manufacturing in the US. The ICEYE US, Inc subsidiary is evaluating locations for...
The GEO-3 Payload Aboard the EUTELSAT 5 West B Satellite Enters Service
EUTELSAT 5 West B is hosting the Eutelsat-procured EGNOS payload under a 15-year agreement that was signed in 2017 with the European ...
Rocket Lab's Announcement ... Selected by NASA to Launch Pathfinder Mission to the Moon
After launch, Rocket Lab’s high performance configurable satellite bus platform, Photon, will deliver CAPSTONE on a ballistic lunar transfer.
Forrester Reports: A Robust Eutelsat Response, Fransat Challenges and Arqiva's Portfolio Extension
Eutelsat delivered a robust response, stressing that that it is achieving “industry leading” level of profitability with an EBITDA margin of 78 percent...
SMC's $253+ Million to Northrop Grumman for Anti-jam Communications to Warfighters and More
A payload development award has been assigned to Northrop Grumman and AEHF-5 to Space Operations Command...
Lockheed Martin's AEHF-6 to Launch in March via United Launch Alliance Atlas V 551
AEHF satellites provide global, survivable, protected communications capabilities for strategic command and tactical warfighters operating on...
President Trump Issues Executive Order Regarding GPS
Because of the widespread adoption of PNT services, the disruption or manipulation of these services has the potential to adversely affect the...
$90 Million for Astranis to Support the Launch of the Company's First Satellite
The $120 billion market is growing quickly – demand for internet is rising 40% per year, every year – but until now, there has been no practical...