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Post-bankruptcy OneWeb announces new launch schedule

As it works through Chapter 11 bankruptcy, OneWeb announced its new launch schedule with Arianespace today, September 21, 2020.  The …

Rocket Lab launches Capella Space radar, own satellite

This week Rocket Lab successfully launched the first production satellite for SAR (synthetic aperture radar) operator Capella Space and the …

Vega VV16 puts lots of IoT and imaging satellites into orbit – Plus a Facebook satellite

After numerous delays, Arianespace finally launched the Vega VV16 rideshare mission.  The flight put 53 satellites into orbit and marks …

SpaceX launches 11th batch of Starlink broadband satellites & Planet rideshare

Today, August 18, SpaceX launched its eleventh batch of Starlink broadband satellites into orbit, bring the total number of Starlink …

Amazon gets FCC approval for satellite broadband, pledges $10 billion for construction

This past week, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) approved a plan for Amazon to build a low earth orbit (LEO) …

Hughes pitches in $50 million to OneWeb rescue

Hughes Network Systems, a subsidiary of EchoStar, is participating in the U.K. Government and Bharti consortium acquiring OneWeb out of …

Satellite broadband provider OneWeb bought by UK Government-Bharti group

Today, July 3, 2020, the United Kingdom government announced it is buying satellite broadband provider OneWeb out of bankruptcy with …

Amazon Goes Big on Aerospace & Satellite Solutions

Today, June 30, 2020, Amazon announced a dedicated business team to focus on the aerospace and satellite sector.  A retired …

Relativity Space to launch Iridium spares on-need basis

Launch provider Relativity Space announced it will provide up to six dedicated launches for Iridium to place the company’s ground …