Weekly Top Stories
January 14th, 2019 January 20th, 2019
Airbus Has the Winning Hand for Blackjack Program ... DARPA's Selection to Develop Small Constellation Satellite Bus
Constellations of inexpensive satellites permit wide scale disaggregated architectures enhancing survivability across many different mission areas.
Historic Moment as Israeli Spacecraft Lands in Florida, Then Off to the Moon
“After eight years of hard work, our dream has come true: We finally have a spacecraft,”
Boeing Invests in Isotropic Systems
By taking advantage of optical beam steering, Isotropic's innovative user terminals can simultaneously connect with several different satellites without...
Maxar's President and CEO, Howard Lance, Resigns... Daniel Jablonsky Named to the Leadership Position
Mr. Jablonsky, who most recently served as President of DigitalGlobe, a Maxar Technologies company, will also join the Maxar Board of Directors...
D-Orbit Welcomes ESA and Italian Space Agency Smallsat Development Contract
The program’s mission is to convert promising engineering concepts into mature products, bridging the gap between research laboratories and...
UPDATE: Iran's Controversial Attempt to Launch a Satellite Ends Up a Moot Point as Satellite Fails to Reach Orbit
The U.S. and its allies allege the same satellite-launching technology could be used to develop long-range missiles capable of carrying nuclear weapons.
No More What’s NEXT After Successful Launch of Iridium®'s NEXT Satellites by SpaceX's Falcon 9
Iridium is the only satellite communications network that spans the entire globe, and Iridium NEXT is one of the largest "tech upgrades" in space history.
Australia Hosts 'Space City' and Welcomes Talent from Around the World
“grow the Australian space industry,” including $26 million to help launch the agency which will “coordinate domestic space activities for Australia”.
WTA Publishes Their Top Teleport Operators of 2018 Rankings
The 2018 Top Operator rankings are based on data from the last two complete fiscal years: fiscal 2017, in whatever month it ended, and the...
Global Satellite Operator Awards Comtech EF Data with Infrastructure Equipment Order
The order specified Comtech EF Data's CDM-760 Advanced High-Speed Trunking and Broadcast Modem, which offers the user data rates of over...