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From 20 to 22 March 2024, ESA’s Future Space Transportation preparation programme (Future Launchers Preparatory Programme – FLPP) hosted the ESA Space Transportation Pitch Week: a series of virtual events exploring new technological concepts for space transportation. In line with...
As part of its extensive efforts to nurture European startups in the development and commercialisation of space-based technologies and applications, ESA has drawn up agreements on preferential rates with two leading cloud-service suppliers and an advance software for engineering...
On 27 November 2023, the ESA Commercialisation Days: Transportation event will take place. Key actors from the transportation and space sectors will come together to develop new synergies. Read the story below from Awake.Ai, one of the start-ups that...
Just when Rocket Lab seemed like the most reliable launch provider in the U.S. behind SpaceX, they suffered a launch failure on September 18th, ending a success streak of 19 launches over an almost 2.5 year span. Rocket Lab’s...
Washington DC (UPI) Sep 12, 2023
NASA has approved a four-person crew for the third Axiom mission, which is intended to launch no sooner than January 2024. "Axiom Space's chief astronaut and former NASA astronaut Michael Lopez-Alegria will command the private mission. Italian Air Force Col. Walter Villadei will serve as pilot. The two mission specialists are Alper Gezeravci of Turkey and ESA (European Space Agency) pro
In 2019, SpaceWorks published “A New Era for Orbital Debris Policy”, which expounded on  the orbital debris problem, the historical policies aimed at addressing it, and a recommended policy framework based on the associated costs of debris removal. Like...
Spire (SPIR), Astra (ASTR), and now Momentus (MNTS) will likely pursue reverse stock splits, also known as stock consolidations, to boost their respective share prices. Spire and Astra investors have already approved the measure while Momentus stockholders plan...
Muon Space, a space technology company, has been granted an option to expand its contract with the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLMC) to gather ionospheric data through its MuSat-2 satellite mission. The Department of Defense (DoD) will...
On the Rise The first half of 2023 saw 97 global orbital launch attempts, surpassing the 75 launch attempts carried out in the first half of 2022. If this pace is maintained, total 2023 launches will just barely surpass 2022...
SES Space & Defense has been awarded a five-year X-Band Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) with an estimated value of $134 million. The contract, announced on Wednesday, is for global X-Band satellite capacity,...