Weekly Top Stories
November 5th, 2018 November 11th, 2018
Meyerson Leaves Blue Origin
In September of 2017, Meyerson was replaced as the President of the firm by Bob Smith and was transitioned into the VP role. The company employs...
Dynetics to Develop Smallsats for the U.S. Army Valued at $8.3 Million
Through the Design, Development, Demonstration and Integration (D3I), Domain 1 task order, the Gunsmoke-L contract is for two years, plus one...
Thales Alenia Space's First All-Electric Propulsion Module for Eutelsat’s KONNECT Satellite
The first all-electric propulsion module designed and built in the UK by Thales Alenia Space to serve Eutelsat’s KONNECT satellite
Forrester Reports: SpaceX Falcon Could Rise Again In January of 2019, Plus, Arqiva Drops Playout Business
Unconfirmed reports now state that the rocket’s next flight, and its first commercial effort, will happen around mid-January when it is expected to...
Airbus Selects RUAG Space for Developing Rooms by the Moon, or the Lunar Orbital Platform-Gateway
Placed farther from Earth than the current International Space Station – near the moon but not in a low lunar orbit – the gateway will offer
Forrester Reports: The FCC is About to Rule on "Mega-Constellations"
The FCC will vote on November 15th on applications from a number of would-be operators, and some which are seeking expansion approvals...
UPDATE: Launch Scrubbed... Northrop Grumman's Pegasus XL Rocket and NASA's ICON Satellite
the dynamic zone high in Earth’s atmosphere where terrestrial weather from below meets space weather above.
Mine Development in the Democratic Republic of Congo Upscaled with SES Networks
This opens an array of opportunities to all the stakeholders involved in the project, including boosting economic development of the area.
Harris Provides Lockheed Martin with the Sixth GPS III Advanced Navigation Payload
The GPS III navigation payload features a Mission Data Unit (MDU) with a unique 70-percent digital design that links atomic clocks, radiation-hardened...