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Synthetic aperture radar (SAR) satellite company Iceye raised $87 million in a new funding round Tuesday. Silicon Valley venture capital firm True Ventures, which led Iceye's Series A and B rounds, led this new Series C round. [SpaceNews] The International Space Station had to maneuver on ...

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Synthetic aperture radar (SAR) satellite company Iceye raised $87 million in a new funding round Tuesday. Silicon Valley venture capital firm True Ventures, which led Iceye's Series A and B ...

SN Military.Space | Space Force a political football • The next big thing in space missile defense • How to make satellites ‘defendable’

SN Military.Space | Space Force a political football • The next big thing in space missile defense • How to make satellites ‘defendable’

The Pentagon's Joint Oversight Requirements Council will be briefed this fall on potential solutions to a major national security vulnerability: hypersonic weapons that fly into space at ...

Hypergiant Collaborates with US Air Force on Reconfigurable Constellation

Hypergiant Collaborates with US Air Force on Reconfigurable Constellation

The U.S. Air Force’s collaboration with Texas-based Hypergiant Industries will to lead to a Chameleon Constellation of 24 to 36 Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) ...

SATELLITE 2020: Conference Program Preview

SATELLITE 2020: Conference Program Preview

SATELLITE 2020 will be the 39th annual gathering of the world’s largest and most influential leaders in commercial space. The week-long conference and exhibition is designed to be a ...

US Military Was Immediately Aware of India's Anti-Satellite Missile Test

US Military Was Immediately Aware of India's Anti-Satellite Missile Test

Once the launch was detected, U.S. Space Command right away started notifying satellite operators.

Indian ASAT Debris Threatens All LEO Sats: Update

Indian ASAT Debris Threatens All LEO Sats: Update

Indian claims of no threat from ASAT test debris is "nonsense."

Rocket Lab launched a smallsat for Astro Digital Wednesday night.

Rocket Lab launched a smallsat for Astro Digital Wednesday night.

[SpaceNews] The Senate confirmed Barbara Barrett as the next Secretary of the Air Force Wednesday. Barrett endorsed the formation of a Space Force during her confirmation hearing last month ...

U.S. military sensors track debris from Indian anti-satellite test

U.S. military sensors track debris from Indian anti-satellite test

The U.S. Air Force was tracking at least 270 debris fragments created by an Indian anti-satellite missile test, but the debris field posed no immediate threat to the International Space ...

Why satellite mega-constellations are a threat to the future of space

Why satellite mega-constellations are a threat to the future of space

A recent Indian anti-satellite test was hazardous but plans for mass satellite launches by SpaceX and OneWeb could pose even greater risks in orbit.

Researchers seek to address space debris, a dire threat to satellites, space travel

Researchers seek to address space debris, a dire threat to satellites, space travel

Debris orbit the Earth at speeds up to 17,500 miles per hour, significantly faster than a bullet leaves a gun. If not controlled the space trash could make satellite operation and space ...

Boeing Space and Launch • Bridge Technologies • Bye Aerospace • C-COM Satellite Systems

Boeing Space and Launch • Bridge Technologies • Bye Aerospace • C-COM Satellite Systems

Boeing Space and Launch By Dr. Bruce Chesley, Senior Director of Strategy Boeing’s customers for commercial and government satellites have made their needs clear: bring us flexible ...

Rogue CubeSats Ready to Launch

Rogue CubeSats Ready to Launch

Rogue CubeSats Ready to Launch - SpaceRef

Will we hit the snooze button on an orbital debris wakeup call?

Will we hit the snooze button on an orbital debris wakeup call?

In its fiscal year 2020 budget request, the department sought to merge the Office of Space Commerce with the Commercial Remote Sensing Regulatory Affairs (CRSRA) office, which each received ...

Science & Technology Review

Science & Technology Review

Lawrence Livermore’s first involvement with CubeSats was developing optical imaging payloads for the Space-Based Telescopes for the Actionable Refinement of Ephemeris (STARE) project to ...

Attacking satellites is increasingly attractive—and dangerous

Attacking satellites is increasingly attractive—and dangerous

A missile hitting a satellite creates a huge amount of space shrapnel