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NOAA's New, Sophisticated Weather Satellite Was Successfully Launched
NOAA's New, Sophisticated Weather Satellite Was Successfully Launched

2 Mar 2022, 12:04 UTC / NOAA's new weather satellite, GOES-T, was successfully launched from Florida. It uses sophisticated technology and was developed to monitor climate phenomena

 
SpinLaunch Is a Big Slingshot Shooting Stuff Into Space, an Idea So Simple It’s Genius
SpinLaunch Is a Big Slingshot Shooting Stuff Into Space, an Idea So Simple It’s Genius

20 Feb 2022, 06:46 UTC / SpinLaunch is working on the "world's first kinetic space launch system" that will spin satellites fast enough to be launched into orbit

 
USAF Backs a Groundbreaking Satellite Project, Proving the Impact of Weather Security
USAF Backs a Groundbreaking Satellite Project, Proving the Impact of Weather Security

9 Feb 2022, 07:05 UTC / It might not seem so, but weather can have a major impact on military operations, and these innovative radar satellites have a strategic importance for USAF

 
Astra's First Launch for NASA Gets Delayed, Again
Astra's First Launch for NASA Gets Delayed, Again

7 Feb 2022, 21:12 UTC / Startup Astra delayed the launch of its first operational satellite payload for NASA. This is the second time the company decided to scrub off the launch

 
U.S. Spy Satellites Successfully Launched for the First Time This Year by SpaceX
U.S. Spy Satellites Successfully Launched for the First Time This Year by SpaceX

4 Feb 2022, 06:23 UTC / SpaceX has thousands of satellites to deploy this year, but this recent launch was a particularly important one for the nation's space security

 
Watch a Virgin Orbit Satellite Launch From a RAF Pilot’s Amazing Perspective
Watch a Virgin Orbit Satellite Launch From a RAF Pilot’s Amazing Perspective

2 Feb 2022, 07:12 UTC / A Royal Air Force Flight Lieutenant shares his awe-inspiring experiences as part of the flight crew that launched the latest satellites form Cosmic Girl

 
Astra Rocket 3.3 Comes to Life Ahead Satellite Launch
Astra Rocket 3.3 Comes to Life Ahead Satellite Launch

24 Jan 2022, 02:40 UTC / Astra has successfully completed the static fire test of its rocket engines. Preparationa are underway for the upcoming satellite launch for NASA's ELaNA 41

 
UK Gearing Up for Historic Satellite Launch From Spaceport Cornwall This Summer
UK Gearing Up for Historic Satellite Launch From Spaceport Cornwall This Summer

17 Jan 2022, 08:42 UTC / Britain will write history as it gears up to become the first European country to launch a satellite from its territory, as soon as this summer

 
Cosmic Girl Airplane Cuts Through the Clouds, Performs Mid-Air Rocket Launch
Cosmic Girl Airplane Cuts Through the Clouds, Performs Mid-Air Rocket Launch

14 Jan 2022, 21:24 UTC / Virgin Orbit's Cosmic Girl aircraft launched seven satellites onboard its LauncherOne rocket as part of its latest mission

 
“Space Diplomat” Is Launching a Pioneering Peace Mission to Outer Space
“Space Diplomat” Is Launching a Pioneering Peace Mission to Outer Space

14 Jan 2022, 07:12 UTC / A Dubai-based space enthusiast's NGO is building a spacecraft that will deliver peace messages to outer space, and broadcast them on Earth

 
Airbus Linked to Some of the Most Innovative Satellites Launched in 2021, Ready for More
Airbus Linked to Some of the Most Innovative Satellites Launched in 2021, Ready for More

7 Jan 2022, 09:38 UTC / Airbus confirmed its status as top player in the aerospace industry, with a full year of groundbreaking design and pioneering launches

 
This Space Logistics Company Is Giving Everyone a Chance to Launch Their Own Satellite
This Space Logistics Company Is Giving Everyone a Chance to Launch Their Own Satellite

29 Dec 2021, 09:27 UTC / Have you ever dreamt of creating and launching your own small satellite? Now it's possible, thanks to a unique space-related contest

 
Tiny LEAP Wearable Claims To Be the World's Smallest Satellite Tracker
Tiny LEAP Wearable Claims To Be the World's Smallest Satellite Tracker

9 Dec 2021, 11:14 UTC / The LEAP satellite tracker from Innowave claims to be the world's smallest, promising to keep a constant eye on all your valuables

 
Atlas V Rocket Blasts Off Into Space With Cutting-Edge Tech for NASA, U.S. Space Force
Atlas V Rocket Blasts Off Into Space With Cutting-Edge Tech for NASA, U.S. Space Force

7 Dec 2021, 21:27 UTC / A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying payloads for NASA and the U.S. Space Force launched from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station

 
An Autonomous Shuttle Service Supported by ESA Debuts 5G and Satellite Communications
An Autonomous Shuttle Service Supported by ESA Debuts 5G and Satellite Communications

1 Dec 2021, 08:43 UTC / The European Space Agency and UK Space Agency want to show how advanced satellite communications can expand autonomous transportation

 
World’s Most Advanced Communications Satellite Ready to Be Launched From Japan
World’s Most Advanced Communications Satellite Ready to Be Launched From Japan

23 Nov 2021, 08:25 UTC / Inmarsat-6 is a next-generation satellite that claims to be the largest and most capable of its kind, soon to launch on a Mitsubishi Heavy Industries rocket

 
Russia Blows Up a Satellite in Orbit, Space Station Astronauts Take Shelter
Russia Blows Up a Satellite in Orbit, Space Station Astronauts Take Shelter

16 Nov 2021, 09:29 UTC / Russia on Monday destroyed one of its own satellites with a missile, the resulting debris field caused quite the commotion on the ISS

 
Solar-Powered UAS Has the Power of 250 Cell Towers, Demonstrates Stratosphere Connectivity
Solar-Powered UAS Has the Power of 250 Cell Towers, Demonstrates Stratosphere Connectivity

16 Nov 2021, 05:50 UTC / Pseudo-satellite Zephyr successfully delivers communications from the stratosphere to smartphones, in revolutionary demonstration

 
Northrop Grumman Inches Closer To Test Hypersonic Weapon Tracking Satellite
Northrop Grumman Inches Closer To Test Hypersonic Weapon Tracking Satellite

11 Nov 2021, 14:50 UTC / Northrop Grumman has completed a critical design review of the U.S. Hypersonic and Ballistic Tracking Space Sensor, getting closer to demo its capabilities

 
NOAA's New Weather Satellite Arrived in Florida Onboard Air Force's Largest Airliner
NOAA's New Weather Satellite Arrived in Florida Onboard Air Force's Largest Airliner

11 Nov 2021, 10:54 UTC / Lockheed Martin's GOES-T weather satellite was flown to Florida onboard Air Force's largest airliner. The satellite will now be prepared for launch