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Boeing invests in antenna/terminal manufacturer Isotropic Systems

UK-based Isotropic Systems secured a $14 million Series A funding round lead by Boeing’s venture fund HorizonX Ventures, with participation …

Astranis lands Alaska satellite broadband deal

Small geosynchronous earth orbit (GEO) communications satellite manufacturer Astranis announced this week it has landed its first customer.  Pacific Dataport, …

Satellogic signs launch contracts for 90 imaging satellites

Satellogic announced this week an agreement with China Great Wall Industry Corporation (CGWIC) to launch 90 of its spacecraft.  The …

Astrocast at CES Unveiled 2019

#CES2019 – Astrocast revises initial launch schedule, seeks IoT partners

Last week at CES, satellite Internet of Things (IoT) company Astrocast made the rounds, conducting press briefings participating in the …

Iridium finishes NEXT constellation

Iridium Communications successfully finished the refresh of its satellite constellation, with the last 10 new Iridium NEXT satellites launched on …

#CES2019 – Swarm Technologies and the Ford connection

CES 2019, Las Vegas NV and Alexandria VA – While Swarm Technologies may have FCC trouble, it hasn’t deterred others …

Progress and peril for new broadband constellations

OneWeb, SpaceX, and Telesat recently had more activity shedding light on their respective plans to build Low Earth Orbit (LEO) …

Planet, Spire Global, AxelSpace add sats with end of year Soyuz launch

Planet and Spire Global hitched a ride on the first Soyuz launch out of Russia’s Vostochny Cosmodrome, both adding satellites …

Rocket Lab successfully puts NASA cubesats into orbit

Over the weekend, Rocket Lab conducted its third successful launch, putting 13 small satellites into orbit for NASA on Sunday, …