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European Space Agency Asks Airbus to Bring First Mars Samples to Earth

October 14, 2020 @ 09:39 AM

Airbus has been selected by the European Space Agency (ESA) as prime contractor for the Mars Sample Returns Earth Return Orbiter (ERO) – the first ever spacecraft to bring samples back to Earth from Mars. Mars Sample Return (MSR) is a joint ESA-NASA campaign and the next step in the exploration...

Northrop to Support NASA’s Artemis Missions with Motors for Orion Spacecraft’s Launch...

October 13, 2020 @ 06:43 AM

Northrop Grumman Corporation will continue supporting NASAs Artemis missions by providing six additional abort motors and attitude control motors (ACM) for the Orion human spaceflight capsules Launch Abort System (LAS), under an agreement with Lockheed Martin, Orions prime contractor. These motors will be used for six crewed Artemis missions III-VIII and...

Russia, India Plan Agreement on Protection of Technologies in the field of...

October 13, 2020 @ 06:33 AM

The Russian government has approved a draft agreement, to be signed with India, on protection of technologies in space. State-owned Roscosmos will conclude an agreement with the Indian side,

Boeing-Built Space Force Satellite Passes Design Review

October 8, 2020 @ 08:44 AM

Boeing and the U.S

US Tables Defense Space Strategy Targets

October 8, 2020 @ 06:40 AM

The U.S

Russian Electronics Firm Supplies High Tech Equipment to Thales Alenia

October 8, 2020 @ 04:36 AM

Russias Ruselectronics Holding has supplied Thales Alenia with an assembly of ferrite switches for the PLATiNO-1 multifunctional spacecraft. The ferrite switch assembly allows the spacecraft radar to switch to either transmit or receive microwave signal and is controlled by a digital signal

Lockheed Satellite to Study Binary Asteroids ‘Closely’

September 11, 2020 @ 07:46 AM

The University of Colorado Boulder and Lockheed Martin will soon lead a new space mission to capture the first-ever closeup look at a mysterious class of solar system objects: binary asteroids. “Our Janus small satellite mission was approved by NASA to begin final design,” Lockheed Martin announced on

LM to build 10 Satellites, New Link 16 Network to Connect with...

September 3, 2020 @ 10:58 AM

The Space Development Agency (SDA) has awarded Lockheed Martin $187.5 million to build 10 new satellites in two years and introduce new Link 16 network connectivity will be introduced to space

Israel MoD Releases Photos by Spy Satellite Over Syria

August 28, 2020 @ 11:05 AM

Israel Ministry of Defense (IMoD) has published images by Ofek 16 spy satellite taken over Syria. “The State of Israel knows how to defend against its enemies both near and far, as well as to protect its citizens everywhere, from any given location

Technion and IAI Co-develop New Satellite Technology for Search, Rescue, and Signal...

August 24, 2020 @ 11:52 AM

Technological and research collaboration between the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has yielded an advanced electronic receiver that constitutes a unique development in the nano-satellite category. The collaboration was part of Technions " ADELIS-SAMSON" project, in which three nano-satellites will be launched into space in December

China Launches 2 Military Satellites, 1 High-res Remote Sensing spacecraft in Single

August 23, 2020 @ 01:08 PM

China today launched two military satellites, along with a high resolution optical remote-sensing satellite aboard a Long March-2D carrier rocket from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China at 10:27 a.m

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