Astronaut Tips for Living In Space #BeAnAstronaut applications

An Astronaut’s Tips For Living in Space – Or Anywhere NASA is accepting applications to #BeAnAstronaut at USAJobs.gov until March 31, 2020. Adapted from a Twitter Thread by astronaut Anne McClain One thing astronauts have to be good at: living in confined spaces for long periods of time. Here are some tips for all who Read More

ULA Launch first National Security Mission for US Space Force

A ULA Atlas V rocket carrying AEHF-6, the first National Security Space mission for the U.S. Space Force, lifts off from Space Launch Complex-41 at 4:18 p.m. EDT. see photos here from United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches First National Security Space Mission for the U.S. Space Force https://www.automobilsport.com/galerie,5636,ULA-Launch-first-National-Security-Mission-for-US-Space-Force-LAUNCH-26-3-2020-photos-copyright-ULA-on-AutoMobilSport-com.htm A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V Read More

ULA Set to Launch the First National Security Space Mission for the U.S. Space Force

A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket is in final preparations to launch the sixth Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) communications satellite for the U.S. Space Force’s Space and Missile Systems Center. The launch is on track for March 26 at Space Launch Complex-41 from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. Launch is planned for Read More

ULA Atlas V launch carrying the AEHF-6 mission for the U.S. Space Force Space and Missile Systems Center launch March 26th

Everything is progressing toward the ULA Atlas V launch carrying the AEHF-6 mission for the U.S. Space Force Space and Missile Systems Center. The mission is set to lift off on Thursday, March 26 from Space Launch Complex-41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. Today’s forecast shows an 80 percent chance of favorable Read More

ULA Atlas V rocket launch AEHF-6 mission delayed

The United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket launch carrying the AEHF-6 mission for the U.S. Space Force’s Space and Missile Systems Center is delayed due to an off-nominal valve reading during launch vehicle processing. Additional time is needed for the team to replace and retest the valve. Launch is now scheduled for no earlier Read More

SpaceX NASA CRS-20 mission to resupply the International Space Station

...with over 250 science experiments and carge. This the 20th launch and completes the CRS-1 contract with NASA for SpaceX. This launch is also a milestone for SpaceX because it is the 50th successful landing of a first stage booster back on land or a drone ship. This booster landed back at Cape Canaveral at Read More

NASA’s next Mars rover has a new name – Perseverance

The name was announced Thursday by Thomas Zurbuchen, associate administrator of the Science Mission Directorate, during a celebration at Lake Braddock Secondary School in Burke, Virginia. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NA64dzkk20Y&feature=youtu.be Zurbuchen was at the school to congratulate seventh grader Alexander Mather, who submitted the winning entry to the agency’s "Name the Rover" essay contest, which received 28,000 entries Read More

SES and Isotropic Systems Enter New Phase of Customer Edge Terminal Antenna Development to Unleash O3b mPOWER

Isotropic’s high-throughput multi-beam terminals and SES’s multi-orbit domain open up new world of powerful, resilient connectivity and capabilities for broad range of commercial and government markets Isotropic Systems, an innovator and provider of transformational broadband terminal technologies, and SES today announced a new developmental phase of their collaborative partnership to produce scalable, cost-effective multi-beam customer Read More

SES and Telesat Applaud FCC’s Final C-band Report and Order

SES and Telesat, as founding members of the C-Band Alliance, again thank Chairman Ajit Pai and the Commission for their leadership and enormous efforts leading up to release of the final C-band Report and Order. Importantly, in the final order the FCC made necessary changes to the transition process to ensure effective and efficient clearing Read More