"There’s so much of the Solar System that we have not explored."
ESA has long-established plans to create a commercial lunar satellite network and now seeks expressions of interest from companies prepared to build and operate it.
Ready for its launch later in the month, the Mars-bound rover will touch terra firma no more.
"We're trying to balance the interests of the science community, the interest of the human exploration community and the interest of the commercial community."
Used for communicating with distant spacecraft, a massive radio antenna is being retrofitted to prepare it for a busy future of solar system exploration.
In March, one of the network's largest antennas - Deep Space Station 43 (DSS-43) in Canberra, Australia - began undergoing much-needed upgrades. Inside the cone is a powerful …
[Florida Today / Spaceflight Now] A federal court approved Friday the sale of OneWeb to the British government and Bharti Global. The British government and Bharti Global, an …
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