MBZ-SAT will be equipped with an automated system for arranging satellite images round-the-clock intended for commercial use globally.
Low earth Orbit
The satellite was launched last month along with 45 other similarly small satellites as part of Arianespace's first rideshare demonstration mission.
The five-centimetre-square satellite will be launched on a SpaceX Falcon rocket from Cape Canaveral launching base in the US.
The addition of these two satellites to the BlackSky constellation aims to bring higher resolution and increased revisits for key customer markets around the...
Austin Nwaulune made the statement on a panel at the virtual Nigeria Com (2020), an annual event for accelerating Nigeria’s digital economy.
Due to the proximity to Earth, huge constellations are required to maintain coverage in LEO, so congestion is predictably going to get much worse, says Pascal...
The satellite will orbit the Earth collecting data on greenhouse gas concentrations and monitor the occurrence of red tide algae in the Arabian Gulf.
On September 25, 2019, Emirati astronaut Hazzaa AlMansoori embarked on the eight-day mission onboard the Russian spacecraft Soyuz MS-15.
The resumption of Arianespace launch services aims to complete deployment of the OneWeb constellation by the end of 2022.
Leading companies within the telecommunications industry are focussing on LEO constellations and planning their subsequent network deployment, says Alvaro...
The mission is Rocket Lab’s first full demonstration of end-to-end mission service, encompassing satellite build, launch, and on-orbit operations.
The $187.5m contract for Transport Layer’s Tranche 0 is an initial test and demonstration phase, with two prime contractors building a total of 20 satellites.