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Announcing Our Sequoia Launch: I Can’t Believe It’s Not Optical!

On Aug 24, 2020
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Capella Space has confirmed it’s the customer for this week’s Rocket Lab launch, as many speculated. The launch will carry a radar imaging satellite on a mission dubbed “I Can’t Believe It’s Not Optical”. https://t.co/QgCKazgxor
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When I founded Capella Space in 2016, it was with a clear mission: to make timely, reliable Earth observation data available on demand. Since then, my team has worked tirelessly to build small but powerful satellites and the ground infrastructure needed to deliver synthetic aperture radar ...

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On Aug 24, 2020
@jeff_foust shared
Capella Space has confirmed it’s the customer for this week’s Rocket Lab launch, as many speculated. The launch will carry a radar imaging satellite on a mission dubbed “I Can’t Believe It’s Not Optical”. https://t.co/QgCKazgxor
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Announcing Our Sequoia Launch: I Can’t Believe It’s Not Optical!

Announcing Our Sequoia Launch: I Can’t Believe It’s Not Optical!

When I founded Capella Space in 2016, it was with a clear mission: to make timely, reliable Earth observation data available on demand. Since then, my team has worked tirelessly to build ...

Clouds? No Problem. This Company’s Satellites Can Take High-Res Images Of Earth Right Through Them

Clouds? No Problem. This Company’s Satellites Can Take High-Res Images Of Earth Right Through Them

A new commercial satellite will fly to a unique orbit for "hotspot" monitoring, thanks to the collaboration of two companies.

An Ex-NASA Employee Is Launching Satellites Into Space to Predict the Future and Help Save Lives

An Ex-NASA Employee Is Launching Satellites Into Space to Predict the Future and Help Save Lives

Capella Space's microsatellites can provide crucial data to everyone from commercial clients to first responders. Here's how.

Rocket Lab's return-to-flight mission for its Electron booster launches this week

Rocket Lab's return-to-flight mission for its Electron booster launches this week

Electron hasn't flown since July 4, when the rocket suffered a failure.

Proliferated Commercial Satellite Constellations: Implications for National Security

Proliferated Commercial Satellite Constellations: Implications for National Security

The development of new space technologies and the falling costs of space launch have enabled the proliferation of low orbiting satellites. Commercial actors are pursuing opportunities in ...

ICEYE releases first sub-meter radar imagery from a microsatellite

ICEYE releases first sub-meter radar imagery from a microsatellite

ICEYE, a Finnish company that builds and operates a growing fleet of commercial Earth-observing spacecraft, has released the first radar image from a microsatellite with a resolution of ...

Capella’s first satellite launching this fall

Capella’s first satellite launching this fall

Capella Space is preparing for its first launch on a SpaceX rocket this fall, an important milestone in the company’s plan to build a constellation of the world’s smallest commercial radar ...

SSTL and OSS Collaborate on Smallsat SAR Payload

SSTL and OSS Collaborate on Smallsat SAR Payload

GUILDFORD, UK (Surrey Satellite PR) — Two of the UK’s leading Space sector companies, Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd (SSTL) and Oxford Space Systems (OSS) have been awarded National Space ...

This image of Spain is the first from an all-seeing satellite constellation by startup ICEYE

This image of Spain is the first from an all-seeing satellite constellation by startup ICEYE

Satellite startup ICEYE is riding a wave of success this year and its ICEYE-X2 satellite is no different. The company gave CNBC a look at the satellite's first image on Monday.

GovTech in Focus: SpaceTech

GovTech in Focus: SpaceTech

SpaceTech is a quickly growing area of GovTech, with far more applications than many realise. This week, Alp Kuleli is looking at SpaceTech in focus.

Via Satellite’s 2018 Young People to Watch List

Via Satellite’s 2018 Young People to Watch List

In July, LeoLabs announced it had closed a $13 million Series A financing round led by global investors WERU Investment and Airbus Ventures. With this funding, LeoLabs will expand its ...

SSTL confirms the successful launch of NovaSAR-1 and SSTL S1-4 satellites

SSTL confirms the successful launch of NovaSAR-1 and SSTL S1-4 satellites

SSTL has confirmed the successful launch of two satellites, NovaSAR-1, a Synthetic ApertureRadar satellite, & SSTL S1-4, a high resolution optical Earth Observation satellite.