ASECNA, in conjunction with NIGCOMSAT and Thales Alenia Space to accelerate SBAS development for aviation in Africa

ASECNA, NIGCOMSAT Ltd and Thales Alenia Space joining efforts through SBAS flight demonstrations at Lomé International Airport The Agency for Air Navigation Safety in Africa and Madagascar, ASECNA, the Nigerian Communications Satellite Ltd, NIGCOMSAT and Thales Alenia Space (www.ThalesAleniaSpace.com), joint venture between Thales (67 %) and Leonardo (33 %) joint efforts to accelerate SBAS development Read More

Tototheo Maritime to Offer Reliable Connectivity Services via SES Networks’ Managed Data Services

Ship owners and operators to benefit from efficiency, safety, and data applications enabled by Tototheo Maritime’s innovative approach and SES Networks’ reliable connectivity services and internet access for the crew Tototheo Maritime, a leading Cyprus-based maritime communications company, will be able to enjoy the benefits of seamless, reliable data connectivity services delivered by SES Networks. Read More

ColinaNet and SES Networks to Offer Enhanced Internet and Wi-Fi Services Via Satellite across Peru

The collaboration will enable high-performance connectivity over high-speed satellite networks for Peru’s oil, gas, and mining industries even in the most remote areas across the country photo Airbus In a move to greatly improve and scale connectivity services to its oil, gas, and mining customers throughout Peru, local telecom services provider ColinaNet will leverage SES Read More

SpaceX Falcon 9 Booster arrival at Port Canaveral

On January 24th at Port Canaveral Florida JRTI Just Read The Instructions arrived with SpaceX Falcon 9 fleet leading booster B-1051.8 which has flown into space for eight flights and landings more than any other SpaceX booster currently. It had successfully delivered the 16th batch of 60 Starlink V-1.0 satellites into orbit on January 20th Read More

United Launch Alliance STP-3 Mission Update

The launch of a United Launch Atlas V 551 rocket carrying the STP-3 mission for the U.S. Space Force’s Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) has been delayed to enable the customer to evaluate the launch readiness of the STP Satellite-6 spacecraft. ULA’s next launch is Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner, Orbital Flight Test-2 (OFT-2), aboard an Read More

Liftoff occured of SpaceX Transporter 1 with a world record 143 satellites on board

…on Sunday, January 24th at 10:00 AM EST after light rain had passed over launch complex 40 about one hour earlier. It was a beautiful launch in and out of the clouds as the lighting became better every second into launch. The 73rd Falcon booster landing occurred on the autonomous drone ship OCISLY Of Course Read More

SpaceX Transporter 1 launch scrubbed

SpaceX announced at 9:37 AM EST today 1-23-21 that the Transporter 1 launch attempt was scrubbed due to unfavorable weather conditions. The countdown clock continued to T-30 seconds so that ground teams could acquire more data collection. Just as the SpaceX announcement came out regarding the scrubbed launch attempt there was a brief partial clearing Read More