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Launch of New US Spy Satellite Delayed to Early 2019

Space.com-5 hours ago
The launch of an oft-delayed U.S. spy satellite has been pushed back again, this time to no earlier than Jan. 6, according to the United Launch Alliance.

Delta 4-Heavy launch with spy satellite pushed back to January

Spaceflight Now-17 hours ago
19, United Launch Alliance said Friday that the company's powerful Delta 4-Heavy launcher and a U.S. government spy satellite will remain grounded in ...

Spacewatch: new generation of GPS satellite lifts off

The Guardian-Dec 27, 2018
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifted off from Cape Canaveral air force station in Florida at 1351 GMT (05.51am PST) and the satellite was deployed into its intended ...

China Launches Test Satellite for LEO Broadband System

Via Satellite-13 hours ago
China launched a test satellite as part of its Hongyun Project, a low-orbit broadband communication satellite system, on Dec. 22. A Long March-11 rocket ...

SpaceX launches next-gen GPS satellite

WatertownDailyTimes.com-14 hours ago
The satellite is one in a series of 10 third-generation satellites ordered by the Air Force with three times better accuracy, eight times improved anti-jamming ...

China ramps up global coverage for domestic Beidou satellite ...

South China Morning Post-Dec 27, 2018
Beidou, China's home-developed satellite navigation system, has launched its global service ahead of schedule as the country looks to challenge the ...

USAF's Next-Gen GPS Satellites Will Be a Huge Upgrade...Eventually

Popular Mechanics-Dec 26, 2018
Of all the modern miracles enabled by spaceflight, global positioning satellites are among the most useful and ubiquitous. Military and civilian users across the ...

Air Force to accelerate deployment of anti-jam satellite ...

SpaceNews-Dec 26, 2018
WASHINGTON — The Air Force is cyber hardening military satellite communications equipment amid worries that foreign hackers could infiltrate U.S. networks.

STF-1, West Virginia's first satellite, successfully launches into space ...

WV News-Dec 23, 2018
“We were able to simulate hardware on the ground and prove that you can write software on those simulators and actually put it on the CubeSat flight,” TMC ...

 

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Soyuz launches cluster of 28 satellites

Spaceflight Now-Dec 26, 2018
A Russian Soyuz rocket lifted off from the Vostochny Cosmodrome in Russia's Far East on Thursday carrying 28 satellites, including a pair of Russian mapping ...

Mission accomplished for ESA's butane-propelled CubeSat

Phys.Org-Dec 28, 2018
The cereal-box sized GomX-4B – ESA's biggest small CubeSat yet flown – has completed its mission for the Agency, testing out new miniaturised technologies ...

What's Next For Tiny Satellites?

NPR-Dec 26, 2018
The cubesat model first appeared in 1999, as part of a program aimed at making it ... The MarCOs are the size of six of the original cubesats stacked together.

ESA accelerates cubesat program to defend Europe's smallsat sector ...

Space Intel Report-Dec 27, 2018
CARBONDALE, Colorado – The European Space Agency is moving into higher gear in the development of smallsat/cubesats, with a special focus on ...

Russian Soyuz 2-1A Successfully Lofts Multiple Satellites From ...

SpaceWatch.Global (press release) (blog)-Dec 27, 2018
12 Flock-3K CubeSats for U.S. company Planet, built by the Dutch company ... iSat ADS-B CubeSat built by German Orbital Systems for Czech company iSky ...

26 satellites ready for launch under the contracts of Glavkosmos and ...

Geospatial World (press release) (blog)-Dec 26, 2018
The Flock 3k Payload consisting of twelve 3U Dove CubeSats was designed and built by Planet Labs Inc. (“Planet”), headquartered in San Francisco, USA.

ZACube-2 satellite is orbiting Earth

Independent Online-Dec 28, 2018
ZACube-2, a miniaturised satellite called a CubeSat, is orbiting Earth and monitoring natural and man-made disasters in real-time. Minister of Science and ...

Startup fined $900k for launching illegal satellites, points to future ...

Teslarati-Dec 27, 2018
The satellites in question were Swarm's SpaceBEE vehicles, which measure one quarter the size of a traditional CubeSat, a class of small satellites measuring ...

 

 

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