SES Networks’ High-performance Connectivity Enhances EU Fisheries Control Operations

The European Fisheries Control Agency (EFCA) experiences seamless connectivity between moving platforms at sea, in air and on land, for real time information on fishery activities under EMSA and SES Networks’ framework agreement EFCA leverages SES Networks’ high-performance satellite-enabled managed connectivity services to allow real-time data exchange between a lightweight Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS), Read More

ULA Atlas V launch carrying the Solar Orbiter mission for ESA and NASA

Everything is progressing toward the ULA Atlas V launch carrying the Solar Orbiter mission for the European Space Agency (ESA) and NASA. The mission is set to lift off on Sunday, Feb. 9 from Space Launch Complex-41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. Today’s forecast shows an 80 percent chance of favorable weather Read More

Expanded Partnership with SES to Give Princess Cruises First Access to Ground-Breaking O3b mPOWER Satellite-Based Communications System

Princess Cruises to host a series of events in 2020 to demonstrate elite global connectivity Princess Cruises, a leading brand of the Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), has announced a new dimension in its connectivity partnership with SES (PAR/LuxSE: SESG) and will become the first global cruise ship fleet with early access Read More

SES GS Luxembourg, Artel and Leidos provide mission-critical connectivity for Palmer Station, Antarctica

National Science Foundation research station receives satellite and telecommunications data link to ensure continuation of scientific mission SES Government Solutions (SES GS) and Artel have teamed with Leidos to deliver vital connectivity solution SES Government Solutions (SES GS) and Artel have teamed with Leidos to deliver vital connectivity solutions to Palmer Station, Antarctica, operated by Read More

Adieu 2019 Hello To What Could Be The Next Inspiring Decade Like the 1960’s!

We want to look to the future which are based on the successes of 2019. Thanks to SpaceX and Blue Origin rocket booster reusability is now beginning to be expected, space planes are returning to space by Virgin Galactic, Sierra Nevada is developing the Shooting Star spacecraft, huge satellite constellations are being built in space Read More

ULA Successfully Launches the Boeing Starliner Spacecraft on the Orbital Flight Test

A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying Boeing’s Starliner capsule on the Orbital Flight Test lifted off on Dec. 20 at 6:36:43 a.m. EST, from Space Launch Complex-41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. This marks the 81st launch of an Atlas V rocket and ULA’s 136th successful launch. Photo caption: Atlas V Read More

NASA Selects United Launch Alliance’s Reliable Atlas V Rocket to Launch GOES-T Weather Satellite

NASA’s Launch Services Program announced today that it selected United Launch Alliance’s (ULA’s) proven Atlas V vehicle to launch the Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite (GOES)-T mission, the second to last satellite in the GOES constellation. This award resulted from a competitive Launch Service Task Order evaluation under the NASA Launch Services II contract. “ULA is Read More

ULA Atlas V Starliner launch set to lift off on December 20th

Everything is progressing toward the ULA Atlas V launch carrying the Orbital Flight Test, Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner capsule. The mission is set to lift off on Friday, Dec. 20, from Space Launch Complex-41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. Today’s forecast shows a 70 percent chance of favorable weather conditions for launch. The Read More

SES and Luxembourg Government Renew Orbital Concession

,.. Establish New Fund for Space Sector SES and the Luxembourg Government announced today that they have reached an agreement to renew SES’s concession to operate satellites flying under Luxembourg jurisdiction for 20 years, effective from January 2022 when the current concession expires, with an annual fee of EUR 1 million from 2025 onwards. As Read More

SES Delivers Connectivity to Verizon and Nokia’s Operation Convergent Response Event for First Responders

Connectivity provided via SES’s innovative Non-Geostationary Orbit (NGSO) satellite constellation will be used for critical tech demos and live action simulations of wildfires, cyberattacks, airports in crisis and other emergencies The world’s leading satellite operator SES today announced that it will be providing satellite capacity to Verizon and Nokia’s Operation Convergent Response (OCR) 2019 event Read More