Under the current fixed-price contract, the EMSS program has continuously increased its adoption and utilization of Iridium services at a significant rate.
The positive words are a significant step in the right direction for a transaction expected to face significant government scrutiny, writes Lou Whiteman for The Motley Fool.
The Northrop Grumman and NASA team started preparations for the milestone seven years ago
What, exactly, the experimental spacecraft has been doing for almost two years straight has puzzled analysts, writes Alex Horton for the Washington Post.
The qualification test is a critical step toward Artemis 2, the first crewed mission of NASA’s Deep Space Exploration Systems.
The satellite is using its own internal propulsion system to get to orbit following its successful launch
Capella seeks to help overcome obstacles through its partnership with SpaceNet and the development of a new SAR user community.
Primarily designed as a planning and monitoring tool, the Observatory has many potential applications, in areas as far-reaching as emergency services, scientific research, risk-management, agriculture, insurance, and more.
As for when the actual flights will begin, no one’s saying yet, writes Justin Bachman for Bloomberg.
System transmits and receives at 8.5 to 10.5 GHz with WR90 rigid waveguide, with rotary joints providing elevation, azimuth, and tilt.
In the journal Nature Photonics, they describe a material that generates terahertz waves by simply applying an electric current, says Phys.org.
Proposals could help NASA develop better models to predict space weather events that can affect astronauts and spacecraft.
Otherwise known as a direct-drive voice coil actuator, the motor can operate without degradation or damage when placed in a cryogenic environment.
High-resolution radar satellite images are uniquely helpful for both distinguishing small objects, and for accurately classifying larger objects such as vessels.