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2024-06-12T06:06:55.645488-07:00

Albedo to Launch Clarity-1 to Very Low Earth Orbit in February 2025

Clarity-1, Albedo's first phone-booth-size satellite, has garnered significant interest from industries including climate science, mining, and energy grids for its high-resolution imaging capabilities.

2024-06-12T02:28:37.762453-07:00

SpaceX to Launch 22 Starlink Satellites from Cape Canaveral

Liftoff of the Falcon 9 rocket is scheduled for 5:20 p.m. ET from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station, deploying 22 Starlink satellites into orbit.

2024-06-11T03:05:19.584199-07:00

Kepler Tests Optical Inter-Satellite Links in LEO

Kepler Communications has successfully tested optical inter-satellite links between data relay prototypes in low Earth orbit. This milestone advances their capabilities for efficient and rapid data transfer in space.

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2024-06-11T03:05:19.584199-07:002024-06-11T03:05:19.584199-07:00

Kepler Tests Optical Inter-Satellite Links in LEO

Kepler Communications has successfully tested optical inter-satellite links between data relay prototypes in low Earth orbit. This milestone advances their capabilities for efficient and rapid data transfer in space.

2024-05-28T12:57:15.342360-07:002024-05-28T12:57:15.342360-07:00

Hughes Introduces LEO ESA, Joins Airbus HBCplus

Hughes Network Systems revealed its Low Earth Orbit Electronically Steerable Antenna for IFEC at AIX and announced participation in Airbus' HBCplus program, signalling advancements in in-flight connectivity.