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Production Begins on Skylark Constellation

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Thales Alenia Space, LeoStella and NorthStar Earth and Space launch the development and production of the early satellites for the first constellation dedicated to monitor and track space debris CANNES, TUKWILA, October 27th, 2020 – Thales Alenia Space, the Joint Venture between Thales ...

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Production Begins on Skylark Constellation

Production Begins on Skylark Constellation

Thales Alenia Space, LeoStella and NorthStar Earth and Space launch the development and production of the early satellites for the first constellation dedicated to monitor and track space ...

Start of the production of the Skylark constellation

Start of the production of the Skylark constellation

Cannes, Tukwila, October 27th, 2020 – Thales Alenia Space, the Joint Venture between Thales (67 %) and Leonardo (33 %), signed the first phase of a contract with NorthStar Earth and Space ...

LEO startup raises $39.5 million for constellation to watch Earth and space

LEO startup raises $39.5 million for constellation to watch Earth and space

The round brings NorthStar E&S’s total funding to 83 million Canadian dollars and ends a funding drought from when the company announced its plans three years ago.

NorthStar Earth and Space Raises $39.5 Million for Global Environment Information Platform

NorthStar Earth and Space Raises $39.5 Million for Global Environment Information Platform

As a Canadian enterprise along with Telesystem Space, we welcome the participation of the governments of Canada and Quebec, and the Space Alliance, all critical to the success of our ...

Space is full of junk because private companies keep launching satellites

Space is full of junk because private companies keep launching satellites

Since the launch of Sputnik 1 in 1957, the lower orbit around the Earth has become an increasingly congested environment with more than 2,200 satellite launches to date. Those satellites – ...

Dangerous Debris Swiss start-up embarks on space cleaning mission

Dangerous Debris Swiss start-up embarks on space cleaning mission

Cleaning up space is the mission of a new Swiss start-up, ClearSpace, which will capitalise on technology developed by engineers at The Federal ...

Australian New Space: Fleet Space Technology’s Centauri-I Operating In Orbit

Australian New Space: Fleet Space Technology’s Centauri-I Operating In Orbit

Fleet Space Technologies' second Centauri nanosatellite was successfully launched aboard SpaceX's Fa

How a startup plans to clean up space

How a startup plans to clean up space

Since 2012, engineers at EPFL's Space Center have been hard at work on a new junk-clearing satellite to capture debris orbiting the earth. The team has now shifted up a gear, founding a ...

Latest Starlink Launch Makes SpaceX the Largest Commercial Satellite Operator in the World

Latest Starlink Launch Makes SpaceX the Largest Commercial Satellite Operator in the World

The successful launch of 60 new Starlink satellites means SpaceX now operates more commercial satellites than any other company in the world. It’s a major milestone for the Elon Musk-led ...

BlackSky will add sharper focus and night vision to future Earth-watching satellites

BlackSky will add sharper focus and night vision to future Earth-watching satellites

BlackSky plans to kick things up a notch for its next-generation Earth observation satellites. There’ll even be night vision.

Space Rider: Pioneering Future of Reusable Space Transportation Vehicles

Space Rider: Pioneering Future of Reusable Space Transportation Vehicles

CANNES (Thales Alenia Space PR) — Could Space Rider be the European Space Agency equivalent of the legendary all-purpose Swiss Army knife? “It will bring together an extraordinary number of ...

Blockchain: The Next Big Disruptor in Space

Blockchain: The Next Big Disruptor in Space

“Distributing the Bitcoin Blockchain via satellite provides a robust alternative to terrestrial networks,” says Chris Cook, Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of Blockstream, credited with ...

Airbus venture arm backing LeoLabs to build the 'Google Maps' of satellites

Airbus venture arm backing LeoLabs to build the 'Google Maps' of satellites

In the loud and crowded world of satellites, start-up LeoLabs is working toward offering both governments and companies alike a solution to cut through the noise.

Arianespace orbits 600th satellite, the PRISMA Earth observation satellite for the Italian Space Agency

Arianespace orbits 600th satellite, the PRISMA Earth observation satellite for the Italian Space Agency

On its third launch of the year, Arianespace has successfully orbited the PRISMA Earth observation satellite on behalf of the ASI Italian space agency, within the scope of a contract with ...

Thales Alenia Space and Maxar Consortium Achieve Major Milestone in Design Phase of Telesat's LEO Satellite Constellation

Thales Alenia Space and Maxar Consortium Achieve Major Milestone in Design Phase of Telesat's LEO Satellite Constellation

Success of System Requirements Review demonstrates increasing momentum and agreement on key innovations CANNES, France and WESTMINSTER, CO, Jan. 24, 2019 /CNW/ ...

The shape of European space technology to come

The shape of European space technology to come

The space sector is in the midst of unprecedented change. Ahead of this month’s Space19+ Ministerial Council, where Europe’s space ministers agree ESA’s forward trajectory, technology ...