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HawkEye 360 raises $9.6 million for more RF detection satellites

Herndon, Virginia-based Hawkeye 360 has raised $9.6 million to develop, build, and launch its first commercial satellite cluster.  Participants in …

#smallsat2018 – Small satellite hacking real threat, encryption needed

Last week, academic researchers from the satellite world – not Black Hat or DEFCON – said small satellites with propulsion …

Astrocast signs D-Orbit launch agreement (Source: Astrocast)

Astrocast signs 10 satellite launch deal at SmallSat Conference

Today, August 7, Internet of Things (IoT) startup Astrocast signed an agreement with D-Orbit to launch ten cubesats onboard an …

Spaceflight SSO-A rideshare to carry 70+ satellites into orbit

Later this year, Seattle-based Spaceflight Industries will launch the largest US-based rideshare mission into orbit from Vandenberg Air Force Base …

In brief: SpaceCom offering $100K Google Cloud prize for space start-ups.

Commercial space start-ups will be playing for big cloud time at the SpaceCom Entrepreneur Challenge in Houston.  Winner of the …

SpaceX PAZ/TinTin launch (Source: SpaceX)

Fleet satellite IoT ground portals shipping, satellites certified for launch

Adelaide-based Fleet Space Technologies announced it is shipping its first satellite IoT gateway equipment to customers, reports its latest email. …

Airbus gets a crack at Telesat LEO broadband constellation

Earlier this week, Telesat announced it signed a contract with Thales Alenia Space and Maxar to further develop the system …

Big promise of LEO satellite broadband will require big bucks

Low earth orbit (LEO) satellite broadband networks promise to deliver fiber-like latency and gigabit speeds to a global audience.  In …

Telesat selects Thales Alenia Space & Maxar for broadband LEO constellation proposal

Canadian-based Telesat has entered into a contract with Thales Alenia Space and Maxar Technologies, owner of SSL, to “further develop” …