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Astroscale Signs MOU With Northumbria University to Advance Standardization of End-of-Life Practices in the Satellite Industry

On May 4, 2020
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RT @astroscale_: There are innovative solutions for nuclear decommissioning, so why not do the same for the space environment? 🌌 In collab with @NorthumbriaUni we are taking steps to make decommissioning initiatives a reality for the satellite industry 🛰️ Read more ⬇️ https://t.co/dO2GMpAL2E
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May 4, 2020 – Astroscale Holdings Inc. (“Astroscale”), the market-leader in developing technology and services to remove space debris and secure long-term orbital sustainability, today announced it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Professor Chris Newman, Professor of Space ...

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On May 4, 2020
@spacecom shared
RT @astroscale_: There are innovative solutions for nuclear decommissioning, so why not do the same for the space environment? 🌌 In collab with @NorthumbriaUni we are taking steps to make decommissioning initiatives a reality for the satellite industry 🛰️ Read more ⬇️ https://t.co/dO2GMpAL2E
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Astroscale Signs MOU With Northumbria University to Advance Standardization of End-of-Life Practices in the Satellite Industry

Astroscale Signs MOU With Northumbria University to Advance Standardization of End-of-Life Practices in the Satellite Industry

May 4, 2020 – Astroscale Holdings Inc. (“Astroscale”), the market-leader in developing technology and services to remove space debris and secure long-term orbital sustainability, today ...

Astroscale, Northumbria University Sign MOU to Advance End-of-Life Practices for Satellites

Astroscale, Northumbria University Sign MOU to Advance End-of-Life Practices for Satellites

TOKYO, May 4, 2020 (Astroscale PR) – Astroscale Holdings Inc. (“Astroscale”), the market-leader in developing technology and services to remove space debris and secure long-term orbital ...

ASTROSCALE Secures Series D Round of Funding to Clean Low Earth Orbit, Bringing Total Capital Raised to US $102 Million

ASTROSCALE Secures Series D Round of Funding to Clean Low Earth Orbit, Bringing Total Capital Raised to US $102 Million

ASTROSCALE Secures Series D Round of Funding to Clean Low Earth Orbit, Bringing Total Capital Raised to US $102 Million - SpaceRef

Astroscale Advances Environmentally Sustainable Use of Space through ESA / OneWeb Sunrise Project

Astroscale Advances Environmentally Sustainable Use of Space through ESA / OneWeb Sunrise Project

July 9, 2019 – Astroscale Ltd. (“Astroscale”), the market-leader in developing a space debris removal service to secure long-term orbital sustainability, has been awarded a contract under ...

The Clean Space Industry Days are coming back

The Clean Space Industry Days are coming back

The Clean Space Industry Days (CSID) became an inescapable meeting for the European space industry working on designing cleaner missions. The next edition will be from March 30th to April ...

Sustainable Space: Utopian Dream or Reality?

Sustainable Space: Utopian Dream or Reality?

“The concern is whether all of these industries and technologies are regulated in a way that’s beneficial to both the organization and everyone else,” says Krystal Wilson, director of space ...

The United States is losing its leadership role in the fight against orbital debris

The United States is losing its leadership role in the fight against orbital debris

The Standard Practices define the standards for minimizing the creation of orbital debris and generally apply to all US government space missions and establish the foundation for rulemaking ...

SATELLITE 2020’s New “Co-Lab” Event Puts Space Debris Center-Stage

SATELLITE 2020’s New “Co-Lab” Event Puts Space Debris Center-Stage

Co-Lab, which has already engaged in preliminary planning with organizations like NASA’s Satellite Servicing Projects Division (SSPD) and the Federal Aviation Administration, will represent ...

The Gravity of Space Debris

The Gravity of Space Debris

"The industry is becoming more cognizant of the fact that they need to do something to manage debris." Chris Blackerby, Chief Operating Officer (COO) at Astroscale, is pumped about a ...

I feel duty-bound to prod a traditionally touchy line of questioning: why should we pursue this sector when there are so many immediate challenges right here back on earth?

I feel duty-bound to prod a traditionally touchy line of questioning: why should we pursue this sector when there are so many immediate challenges right here back on earth?

So, I’d say the industries are different, the UK can be a little more reserved than the US.” A finance analyst intern at JP Morgan, a graduate analyst at the Bank of England for two years, ...

Europe aims to clean up the space graveyard

Europe aims to clean up the space graveyard

The amount of space junk around Earth has hit a critical point where it now poses risks to other spacecraft and satellites and has started to trigger human efforts to combat the security ...

National In-Orbit Servicing Control Facility to be built in UK to help remove space debris

National In-Orbit Servicing Control Facility to be built in UK to help remove space debris

Astroscale Ltd, the UK branch of Astroscale Pte Ltd (Astroscale), a growing international company with a mission to secure long-term spaceflight safety by removing orbital debris, is ...

Here are 10 alternative ideas for what NASA could do with its Moon budget

Here are 10 alternative ideas for what NASA could do with its Moon budget

For this kind of money in space, there's a universe of things we might do instead.

My Visit to Iridium

My Visit to Iridium

Iridium's #1 fan Ira Mollay describes her visit to the Iridium Headquarters and Satellite Network Operations Center in a guest blog post.

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Internationally, within the United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (UN COPUOS), the Working Group on the Long-term Sustainability of Outer Space Activities of the ...

Creating a Space Sustainability Rating

Creating a Space Sustainability Rating

A team led by the Space Enabled group, ESA, and the World Economic Forum will address waste in Earth’s orbit

A sustainability rating for space debris

A sustainability rating for space debris

Teams from the MIT Media Lab, European Space Agency, and World Economic Forum will create a rating system and global standards for space waste mitigation.

Astroscale Selected As Commercial Partner For JAXA’s Commercial Removal Of Debris Demonstration Project

Astroscale Selected As Commercial Partner For JAXA’s Commercial Removal Of Debris Demonstration Project

Japan's Astroscale Holdings has been selected as the commercial partner for Phase I of the Japan Aer

To save the internet, Silicon Valley is sending it to space

To save the internet, Silicon Valley is sending it to space

Amazon, Facebook, OneWeb, and many other Silicon Valley darlings are wagering that moving the internet above the clouds — and into space — is the next logical step.