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Future military satcom system puts cybersecurity first

This article originally appeared in the Nov. 12, 2018 issue of SpaceNews magazine. Electronic threats against satellite communication have rapidly escalated in the last few...

China’s latest Beidou satellite launch clears way for Chang’e-4 lunar far...

HELSINKI —An enhanced Long March 3B with a Yuanzheng-1 upper stage lifted off from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwest China at 2:07...

UK Galileo engineers forced to move to EUROPE as EU blocks...

Surrey Satellite Technology (SSTL), an independently operated subsidiary of aerospace company Airbus, took the decision in order to carry out a vital classified test...

Britain leads the way: Airbus lands multi-million contract for communication satellites

And Business Secretary Greg Clark has hailed it as further evidence of the leading role the UK is playing in developing communication satellites, with...

Government inertia a problem for small satellite industry

A new advocacy group, the SmallSat Alliance, is working to lift the profile of the industry and change the perception that small satellites are...

FCC moves forward with orbital debris reform amid soul-searching about its...

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Federal Communications Commission pressed forward with plans to firm up its rules about space safety and orbital debris Nov. 15 while...

LEO startup raises $39.5 million for constellation to watch Earth and...

WASHINGTON — Canadian startup NorthStar Earth and Space has raised 52 million Canadian dollars ($39.5 million) for a 40-satellite constellation that would monitor the...

Microsatellite maker Spacety looks to fill the gaps in the new...

This article originally appeared in the Nov. 12, 2018 issue of SpaceNews magazine. Spacety is one of China’s first commercial and private satellite companies in...

AST&Science picks Midland for Micron satellites

SAN FRANCISCO – Avellan Space Technology & Science announced plans Nov. 15 to begin building extremely satellites in 2019 at its new North American...

SpaceX, TeleSat Canada bids get U.S. nod to expand satellite internet

WASHINGTON (Reuters - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted unanimously on Thursday to allow Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) Chief Executive Elon Musk’s Space X, Telesat...

SpaceX launches Es’hail-2 satellite, ties launch record

WASHINGTON — SpaceX matched its personal best with its 18th launch this year, delivering the Es’hail-2 communications satellite to geostationary transfer orbit for Qatari...

FCC approves SpaceX, Telesat, LeoSat and Kepler internet constellations

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted Nov. 15 to approve four proposed satellite constellations, authorizing nearly 8,000 small telecom satellites to serve...

Canada not sold on U.S-led lunar Gateway despite NASA boss’ direct...

VICTORIA, British Columbia — NASA’s top official came to Canada to make his pitch for the country to become involved in a U.S.-lead lunar space...

SpaceX, TeleSat Canada bids get U.S. nod to expand satellite internet

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launches carrying a Qatari communications satellite, which will provide connectivity to Qatar and neighbouring parts...

Solstar seeks strategic investor for WiFi in Space

SAN FRANCISCO — Solstar Space, the New Mexico startup planning to offer WiFi to payloads and people in space, is looking for a strategic investor. “We are...

FCC OKs SpaceX, TeleSat Canada bids to expand satellite-based internet service

FILE PHOTO: Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk participates in a "fireside chat" at the National League of Cities (NLC) 2018 City Summit in...

Elon Musk's SpaceX Wins FCC Approval to Deploy 7,518 Satellites

Elon Musk's SpaceX Wins FCC Approval to Deploy 7,518 Satellites More (Bloomberg) -- Elon Musk’s SpaceX won permission to deploy more than 7,000 satellites, far more...

Rocket Lab raises an additional $140 million

WASHINGTON — Rocket Lab, the small launch vehicle developer that recently performed its first commercial launch, has raised an additional $140 million to fund...

Commercial EO innovation challenges snail-pace government timescales

ROME — The gap between the speed of innovation in the commercial Earth-observation industry and the slow pace of government-funded projects is growing, according...

Op-ed | The revolution that is commercial space is just beginning

Even 10 years ago, when I asked small satellite specialists for a price quote, they would tell me $5 million to $10 million —...

Will megaconstellations cause a dangerous spike in orbital debris?

It’s no secret the megaconstellations will have a dramatic impact on space traffic. Experts now are turning their attention to ensuring they don’t also...

Air Force vice chief says space procurement is on the right...

Vice Chief of Staff Gen. Stephen Wilson: The reorganization of the Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center and the establishment of a rapid...

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Price: (as of - Details) HyperX Cloud Stinger Gaming Headset for PC, Xbox One, PS4, Wii U, Nintendo Switch (HX-HSCS-BK/NA)Lightweight headset with 90-degree...
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