Space Force, DoD agencies planning multi-orbit sensor network to track hypersonic...

Millennium Space and Raytheon are developing space sensors for medium orbits could be added to the U.S. layered missile defense system WASHINGTON — The U.S....

Yahsat joins public market listing rush

TAMPA, Fla. — Emirati fleet operator Yahsat plans to list at least 30% of its shares on the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange in the...

Mars smallsat mission gets second chance with Rocket Lab

WASHINGTON — A NASA-funded smallsat mission to Mars that lost its ride last year may get new life through a partnership with Rocket Lab. Rocket...

Computer problem takes Hubble offline

WASHINGTON — Spacecraft controllers are continuing to work on a faulty computer memory system on NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope that has stopped telescope operations...

SES strengthens Amazon Web Services cloud partnership

TAMPA, Fla. — SES has expanded its partnership with Amazon Web Services (AWS), enabling satellite customers to connect directly to its cloud-based applications. According to...

Op-ed | NOAA is stalling U.S. space traffic management

As demonstrated by the uncontrolled reentry of a Chinese rocket last month, irresponsible space activities can put billions of dollars and human life at...

House hearing rehashes longstanding commercial space transportation issues

WASHINGTON — A House aviation subcommittee hearing on commercial space transportation June 16 plowed familiar ground, revisiting a wide range of issues that have...

China launches new group of classified Yaogan-30 satellites

HELSINKI — China launched a group of classified Yaogan-30 satellites and one commercial satellite on a Long March 2C rocket early Friday. The Long March...

Capella Space wins research contract from U.S. Space Development Agency

SDA is interested in “novel remote sensing phenomenologies" for tracking missiles and other targets WASHINGTON — Radar satellite imagery startup Capella Space on June 14...

Senate confirms NASA deputy administrator, NOAA administrator

WASHINGTON — The Senate confirmed the nominations June 17 of a former astronaut to be the deputy administrator of NASA and of an ocean...

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Minneapolis businesses reopen with efficiency upgrades

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SpaceX continues Starlink deployment with latest launch

WASHINGTON — SpaceX continued the deployment of its Starlink broadband megaconstellation May 4 with the second launch of 60 satellites in less than a...

DoD space agency to launch laser communications experiments on SpaceX rideshare

Seamless connections between satellites and other military platforms is a key hurdle the Space Development Agency hopes to clear WASHINGTON — A pair of cubesats...