With a 30-year lifetime, Turkey's 5A satellite was launched by SpaceX in January.
With a 30-year lifetime, Turkey's 5A satellite was launched by SpaceX in January.
The astronauts spent more than five months in space, the longest-ever duration for a crew launched in an American-built spacecraft.
SpaceX filed the modification request a year ago, asking to move upcoming satellites to an altitude of under 570 km.
SpaceX was one of three companies that received initial HLS contracts nearly one year ago for early design work on their lander concepts.
LEO systems' arrival will benefit underserved users in remote areas by supporting high-speed, low latency broadband service.
Christopher Sembroski and Dr Sian Proctor will join Hayley Arceneaux and Jared Isaacman on the Inspiration4 mission.
SpaceX is preparing for another Falcon 9 launch next Sunday, March 21, at 12:37 AM EDT (0437 GMT) with the next batch of Starlink satellites.
NASA says it will offer "in-kind services" to Roscosmos in exchange for a seat on the next Soyuz launch to the ISS.
The data collected will help astronomers understand how the universe was created.
SpaceX aims to set up a constellation of satellites to form a global broadband internet system.
Zeitgeist mission marks new milestone for the company and new space industry.
the first mission, scheduled for mid-2021, will further expand Satellogics industry-leading in-orbit capacity.
SpaceX wants to envelope Earth with up to 42,000 satellites.
IM has been chosen by NASA to deliver the Polar Resources Ice Mining Experiment (PRIME-1) drill, combined with a mass spectrometer, to the Moon by December 2022.
Company begins launch campaign for US and European customers flying aboard Falcon 9.
Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich will now undergo a series of exhaustive checks and calibrations before it starts collecting science data in a few months' time.
This mission also marked the 100th successful flight of a Falcon rocket since Falcon 1 first flew to orbit in 2008.
The six-episode series 'SpaceX' will be based on the book ‘Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future’ by Ashlee Vance.
The five-centimetre-square satellite will be launched on a SpaceX Falcon rocket from Cape Canaveral launching base in the US.
Turksat 5A, which is scheduled for launch in later this year by SpaceX, is expected to have more than 30 years of life in orbit.
The next-gen MEO communications system aims to scale and deliver low-latency, high-performance connectivity services by 2021.
The private rocket company will have an equity value of $46bn after the transaction.
The mission will carry NASA astronauts along with JAXA mission specialist Soichi Noguchi for a six-month science mission aboard the orbiting laboratory.
Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) is a satellite imaging technology used to capture Earth imagery in 2D and 3D.
The satellites, which are scheduled to launch in 2022, will enable the delivery of 5G services and uninterrupted delivery of digital television services in the US.
The Sherpa-FX aims to deliver 16 customer spacecraft and several hosted payloads to demonstrate tracking technologies for space traffic management.
The launch would have brought SpaceX's Starlink constellation to very nearly 600 total in low-Earth orbit.
The latest satellite increases the number of secure military code-enabled satellites in GPS Constellation to 22.
The documentary features exclusive access to the journey leading up to the landmark mission.
The Falcon 9 rocket carried a Crew Dragon spacecraft with NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley on board.
Students can submit their graduation photos on SpaceX's website, the deadline for which is May 20.
Exolaunch is yet to confirm how many microsatellites and cubesats it will send on the SpaceX mission destined for sun-synchronous orbit.
This is now the second SpaceX launch to be delayed by the coronavirus pandemic after the Argentinian space agency (CONAE) postponed its SAOCOM 1B Earth observation satellite launch.
The proposed timeframe for the mission is said to be no earlier than mid-to-late May, NASA said on its website.
These terminals would work on the ground with the companys Starlink satellite constellation to deliver global broadband internet service.
Intelsat 40e is a geostationary satellite that will provide Intelsats government and enterprise customers across North and Central America with high throughput, coast-to-coast services.
Approximately eight minutes after launch, the Falcon 9 rockets first stage will return to Earth, which is scheduled to touch down on SpaceXs drone ship in the Atlantic Ocean.
Speaking at the 2020 Satellite Conference in Washington DC, Musk said he thought there was zero chance that Starlink would have any impact on space science.
The company plans to begin the launch of commercial low-orbit satellites by the end of 2020.
The launch brings SpaceX's satellite constellation up to 240, making it the largest in orbit to date.
The mission will be SpaceX's fourth launch to grow its Starlink mega constellation of satellites, which are designed to provide high-speed broadband internet service from space.
Positioned at 7° West, Nilesat-301 will work with Nilesat-201 to provide Ku-band services for the Middle East and North Africa.
SpaceX now has 180 spacecraft in orbit, bringing the company even closer to having the most satellites around Earth at once.
With the 60 satellites set for launch, SpaceX will have delivered 180 signal relay stations to orbit for the companys Starlink Internet network.
The satellite Kacific1 is scheduled to begin commercial operations in Q1 of 2020.
It has been reported that currently, each Starlink satellite is brighter than expected, and visible at dusk and dawn.
The simplicity of smallsats, the associated low-cost architecture and rideshare programmes have allowed the satellite players easier access to space which impacts the commercial industry.
According to NSR, cumulative revenue for consumer broadband is $90.8 billion in 2018-2028. 2028. Service revenue is estimated to generate USD $79.7 billion during the forecast period.
Market survey reveals shifting strategies and new players with 12 new satellite operators to enter FSS GEO market in the 2020s.
Through this launch, the company aims to demonstrate the future ability to convert spent upper stages of rockets in orbit into commercial habitats.
The satellites were launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida, which makes it the fourth mission for this SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket booster.
Long-term innovation partners team up to launch seven Medium Earth Orbit satellites onboard Falcon 9, dramatically scaling proven O3b low-latency, high-performance connectivity services.
The communications satellite will be launched by a SpaceX Falcon-9 vehicle in a late evening timeslot. Located at 17 degrees East, Amos 17 will primarily serve sub-Saharan Africa and connect ...
If the venture turns successful, it will make SpaceX the first operator of an internet satellite network and the sole competitor in this domain with its own rockets.
Built on Lockheed Martin?s enhanced LM 2100 platform, Arabsat-6A includes several innovations that provide advanced Kaspot beam communications services and Ku and Ka-band coverages in addition to other frequency bands.
SES-12 has six wide beams and 72 high throughput user spot beams, and also has a Digital Transparent Processor (DTP) to increase payload flexibility to provide much more customisable bandwidth ...
According to NSR, while new companies are entering the market to help unblock the promised value and reduce certain constraints like in the case of propulsion systems, the overall supply ...
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Iridium Communications Inc. has announced that all five Iridium NEXT satellites for its sixth launch are in processing at SpaceX?s west coast launch site, Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. ...
The Hispasat 30W-6 (H30W-6) satellite has reached the SpaceX launch site in Cape Canaveral (Florida).The fleet?s new satellite has been transferred from the installations of Space System Loral (SSL) in ...