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SpaceX hints at 'Starlink' brand for satellite web

SpaceX has filed documents seeking to trademark the name “Starlink” for a satellite network that could provide global broadband access to data and video services as well as Earth imagery and remote sensing. 137 more words


Icom IC-9700 VHF/UHF/1.2GHz Prototype Transceiver

Source: Icom IC-9700 VHF/UHF/1.2GHz Prototype Transceiver

Another new radio from Icom based on their SDR platform. This looks like a great radio for Satellite and EME use. 30 more words

Analysis Ready Data

On Friday (15th September 2017) I attended the second open meeting (of two) linked to a project focused on the generation of Sentinel-2 Analysis Ready Data (ARD). 471 more words

Remote Sensing

Space entrepreneurs to launch more new companies

The space industry is set to expand rapidly, with more tourism, satellite, research, and exploration companies blasting off into the final frontier.

(Cover Photo: Apollo 17 Rover in 1972 | … 222 more words

Houston, we have a problem

“Houston, we have a problem”. Most of you must know those popular words quoted from the radio communications between the Apollo 13 astronaut Jack Swigert… 312 more words


Spaceflight teams up on satellite campaign

Seattle-based Spaceflight Industries has forged a partnership with a French-Italian venture known as the Space Alliance, formed by Thales Alenia Space and Telespazio, to accelerate plans for a 60-satellite constellation of Earth-observing satellites. 64 more words


The Earth System - One Moon. Thousands of Artificial Satellites.

Lots of planets in the universe have their own satellites. As for our living planet Earth, the Moon is the only permanent natural satellite. The Moon used to be the primary source of light during the night for billions of years. 410 more words