Ovzon said Feb. 3 the launch of its first satellite has been pushed out by at least another five months after manufacturing delays forced it to swap out Arianespace for SpaceX. The post Ovzon taps in SpaceX for delayed debut satellite appeared first on SpaceNews.
Sidus Space has raised $5.2 million from the stock market to support LizzieSat, a multipurpose constellation it expects to start deploying in low Earth orbit this year. The post Sidus Space raises $5.2 million for LEO constellation appeared first on SpaceNews.
This week's photos feature Airmen from around the globe involved in activities supporting expeditionary operations and defending America. This weekly feature showcases the men and women of the Air Force.
Space transportation services provider Spaceflight Inc. has hired the former president of International Launch Services as its new chief executive. The post Former ILS president hired as new Spaceflight CEO appeared first on SpaceNews.
NASA and Astrobotic have changed the landing site for the company’s first lunar lander mission shortly before its scheduled launch, moving the mission to a location of greater scientific interest. The post NASA changes landing site for Peregrine lunar lander appeared first on SpaceNews.
China is to construct new ground station facilities to its Zhongshan research base in Antarctica to support satellite data acquisition. The post China to build satellite ground stations in Antarctica appeared first on SpaceNews.
Hydrosat won a $1.2 million Air Force contract to investigate uses of thermal infrared data for national security applications. The post Hydrosat wins Air Force contract for thermal infrared data analytics appeared first on SpaceNews.
Direct-hire authority enables an agency to hire any qualified applicant through an expedited hiring process that eliminates many of the traditional steps, including consideration of competitive rankings and ratings.
European startup The Exploration Company has raised $44 million to develop reusable orbital vehicles for flying goods and people to space. The post European startup gets $44 million for space station transportation vehicles appeared first on SpaceNews.
ISRO says it has identified and corrected the problem that doomed the first flight of a small launch vehicle as it gears up for a second attempt. The post ISRO completes investigation into SSLV launch failure appeared first on SpaceNews.
Virgin Orbit said Feb. 1 it raised $10 million from another Virgin affiliate, a move that provides only a short-term fix to its financial difficulties. The post Virgin Orbit raises $10 million as financial stopgap appeared first on SpaceNews.
Remote communications provider Galaxy Broadband said Feb. 1 it is buying capacity from OneWeb for $50 million in a multi-year deal to offer low Earth orbit broadband services to more sites across Canada. The post OneWeb secures $50 million Canadian satellite capacity deal appeared first on SpaceNews.
South Korea has selected Arianespace’s Vega C rocket to launch a multipurpose imaging satellite, KOMPSAT-6, that has remained grounded due to sanctions imposed on Russia for invading Ukraine. The post South Korea picks Vega C to launch satellite grounded by Russian sanctions appeared first on SpaceNews.
Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown, Jr. presents five new additions to the CSAF Leadership Library.
In a Jan. 31 draft solicitation, the agency seeks input from vendors interested in bidding for 72 satellites and supporting ground systems The post Space Development Agency issues draft solicitation for 72 satellites appeared first on SpaceNews.