O3b Satellites Roar into Space, Scaling SES’s MEO Constellation

Four additional satellites will seamlessly scale SES’s MEO constellation which has positively impacted millions of people with low-latency, high-performance data connectivity services, and mark transition into next-gen MEO system photo caption: O3b Satellites Roar into Space, Scaling SES's MEO Constellation Four O3b Medium Earth Orbit (MEO) satellites were successfully launched by Arianespace at the Guiana Read More

SES Shareholders Approve All Resolutions at Annual General Meeting

Dividend of EUR 0.80 per A-share approved SES (Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG) held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) today in Betzdorf, Luxembourg. The shareholders approved all proposed resolutions, notably the company's 2018 accounts and the proposed dividend of EUR 0.80 per A-share, which will be paid to shareholders on 25 April 2019 Read More

Prospects for the Small Satellite Market

Prospects for the Small Satellite Market presents the various factors that will drive/inhibit growth in demand for small satellites over the next 10 years. This report considers satellites by four mass categories, six regions, six satellite applications and five manufacturer typologies. The author anticipates that about 7,000 smallsats will be launched, at an average of Read More

JAXA et Toyota envisagent de concevoir un véhicule destiné à l’exploration spatiale internationale

L’agence d’exploration aérospatiale japonaise JAXA (Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency) et Toyota Motor Corporation annoncent qu’ils vont étudier la possibilité d’une collaboration dans le domaine de l’exploration spatiale internationale. Dans un premier temps, la JAXA et Toyota entendent poursuivre et accélérer une étude conjointe1 en cours, portant sur un véhicule habité et pressurisé2, entraîné par un Read More

SES-12 Goes Operational to Serve Asia-Pacific and the Middle East

Powerful satellite with high throughput spot beams and wide beams will elevate viewing and connectivity experiences to meet diverse needs of video, fixed data, mobility and government customers SES announced today that its newest satellite, SES-12, is now ready to serve its video, fixed data, mobility and government customers across Asia-Pacific and the Middle East. Read More

Online flight operations platform for China aerospace by Euramec and Skylegs

Euramec, the European flight simulation manufacturer, chooses Canada as a future sales and maintenance site. Euramec NV will continue to develop advanced Flight Training Devices for the global markets from the head office in Belgium. The company structure however is being adjusted to reflect the needs of customers Bert Buyle, CEO: “Our efforts in international Read More

O3b Satellites Arrive at Kourou for March Launch

Four new satellites to scale up the only fully-funded and proven non-geostationary constellation providing the world’s only low-latency, fibre-like connectivity for data services delivered from space Four new O3b Medium Earth Orbit (MEO) satellites have arrived safely at the Guiana Space Centre in Kourou, French Guiana, in preparation for launch by a Soyuz rocket from Read More

NASA Selects United Launch Alliance’s Reliable Atlas V Rocket to Launch Lucy Mission to Jupiter’s Trojan Asteroids

NASA’s Launch Services Program announced today that it selected United Launch Alliance’s (ULA’s) proven Atlas V vehicle to launch the Lucy mission, which is the first mission to Jupiter’s swarm of Trojan asteroids. This award resulted from a competitive Launch Service Task Order evaluation under the NASA Launch Services II contract. “We could not be Read More

ULA Successfully Launches NROL-71 in Support of National Security

A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta IV Heavy rocket carrying a critical payload for the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) denoted NROL-71 lifted off from Space Launch Complex-6 on Jan. 19 at 11:10 a.m. PST. The mission is in support of our country’s national defense. “Congratulations to our team and mission partners for successfully delivering this Read More