Upcoming Launches
AFSPC 4 | GPS 2F 7 | ATV |  WorldView 3 | AsiaSat 8 |
Thales U.K. mini-GEO

Thales UK to Introduce ‘Mini-GEO’ Satellite Bus

[Via Satellite 07-29-2014] Thales Alenia Space’s recently created subsidiary Thales U.K. is preparing to take on a major company project, according to CEO Martin Gee. Roughly three months after forming, the subsidiary is planning to take a lead role in the creation of a new “mini” geostationary satellite bus. “Thales Alenia Space has made of [...]

Read Story
O3b SES GS

GSA Approves SES GS to Sell O3b Service to US Government

[Via Satellite 07-29-2014] SES Government
 Solutions (SES GS) reports that as of July 8, 2014, the company has received approval from the General Services Administration (GSA) to
 offer O3b Networks services on the agency’s schedule. The approval makes SES GS the first distribution partner offering services from O3b’s Medium Earth Orbiting (MEO) constellation to U.S.
government [...]

Read Story
Rocket Lab Electron

Rocket Lab Announces Electron SmallSat Launcher, First 30 Launches Booked

[Via Satellite 07-29-2014] Rocket Lab revealed plans to build a carbon-composite dedicated small satellite launch vehicle named Electron. Currently under construction in New Zealand, the company anticipates launching payloads of up to 100-kg to Low Earth Orbit (LEO) for less than $5 million. Silicon Valley venture firm Khosla Ventures is the principal funder. The Electron [...]

Read Story
ULA Air Force GSSAP

ULA Completes 85th Launch with Three-Satellite Mission

[Via Satellite 07-29-2014] United Launch Alliance (ULA), a joint venture between Boeing and Lockheed Martin, launched three Air Force satellites on July 28, 2014. Using a Delta 4 rocket, the company carried two Geosynchronous Space Situational Awareness Program (GSSAP) satellites and the Automated Activation and Guidance Experiment for Local Space (ANGELS) satellite to near-Geostationary Orbits [...]

Read Story

Satellite Store Go to Store

SID_180x120Instant online access to comprehensive information on global satellite operators and suppliers. Details
The Satellite Transponder Guide is the most comprehensive resource on North American Transponders available. Details
ST_Webinar_logoOn-Demand: Oil and Gas Companies: Will High Throughput Satellites Change the Equation? Registration req. Details

INTERACTIVE FEATURES Explore

ArianespaceCellBackhaul_Promo

Events See All

SATELLITE 2015 180x120March 16 – 19, 2015 - Convention Center, Washington D.C. Learn More
Excellence-Awards-2014-180x120-2Call for Submissions! Deadline: October 31st Learn More
GCA Summit 2015 180x120June 8-10, 2015 - Chantilly, Virginia Learn More

Latest Jobs Looking for a job? Looking for talent?

Live chat by BoldChat