Milrem Robotics Integrates Starlink SATCOM into THeMIS UGV for Extended Remote Control...

June 13, 2024 @ 07:03 AM

Estonia-based and EDGE Group entity Milrem Robotics and AEC Skyline, a supplier of critical data solutions, have integrated Starlink satellite communications (SATCOM) together with associated equipment into the THeMIS Unmanned Ground Vehicle (UGV) that allows it to be controlled over vast distances. The latest communication system allows unmanned combat support vehicles...

Russia's UEC to Create Ultra-light Rocket Engine for Small Satellite Launch

June 7, 2024 @ 06:52 AM

Rostec subsidiary United Engine Corporation (UEC) is set to develop engines for Russia's first ultra-light rockets, tailored for launching commercial satellites into Earth orbit with a payload capacity of approximately 250 kg. The corresponding agreement was signed on the sidelines of the St

South Korea Alleges North's Recent Spy Satellite Launch as Unsuccessful

May 28, 2024 @ 01:18 PM

South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) announced on Tuesday that North Korea's recent launch of a suspected spy satellite ended in failure. The projectile, believed to be a military reconnaissance satellite, was fired from North Pyongan Province towards the west of the Korean Peninsula late Monday night

Thales Alenia Space to Build JSAT-31 for Asia's Largest Satellite Operator, SKY...

May 27, 2024 @ 07:35 AM

Thales Alenia Space, in collaboration with SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation, has finalized an agreement for the development of JSAT-31. Thales Alenia Space is a joint venture between Thales and Leonardo

Kremlin Calls Out Pentagon's Hoax Claim on Russian Space Weapon

May 23, 2024 @ 09:57 AM

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov has squashed the Pentagon's assertions regarding the launch of a Russian anti-satellite vehicle into low-Earth orbit, labeling the claims as an information hoax. Speaking to journalists in Moscow, Ryabkov insisted that Russia's space program is progressing as planned, focusing on deploying spacecraft for various purposes, including enhancing defense capabilities

Pentagon Blocks Russian Military Use of SpaceX's Starlink Terminals: Report

May 10, 2024 @ 01:42 PM

The Pentagon has thwarted attempts by the Russian military to use SpaceX's Starlink satellite communication terminals. This effort was confirmed to

Raytheon Launches Space-based Missile Detection System

May 7, 2024 @ 07:43 AM

Raytheon, a business of RTX, has launched a ground system designed to integrate applications focused on processing and distributing information from satellites. The company has announced that its Future Operationally Resilient Ground Evolution Mission Data Processing Application Framework (FORGE MDPAF) is now operational at the U

L3 Harris to Build Infrared Payloads for the Space Development Agency’s Missile...

May 3, 2024 @ 08:51 AM

L3Harris Technologies has been contracted to develop eight infrared payloads for the Space Development Agency's Fire-control On Orbit-support-to-the-war Fighter (FOO Fighter) program. The contract was awarded to L3Harris by Millennium Space Systems, a Boeing Company

S.Korea Launches 'Space Satellite Research Division' to Enhance Space Weapon System Quality...

April 15, 2024 @ 06:47 AM

South Koreas Defense Agency for Technology and Quality convened experts from the military, defense industry, research institutes, and academia for the first general meeting of the newly established Space Satellite Research Division under the Defense Quality Research Society (DQS). This

U.S. Space Force Launches BAE Systems' WSF-M Environmental Monitoring Satellite

April 12, 2024 @ 04:20 AM

BAE Systems launched the WSF-M satellite from Vandenberg Space Force Base in California today, representing an advancement in space-based environmental monitoring developed in collaboration with the U.S