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Countdown begins for launch of ISRO's navigation satellite

ISRO to Place Three Satellites of UK Firm in Orbit

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: After the successful IRNSS-1D mission in March, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is gearing up to place three satellites of a UK-based firm in orbit at one go. The PSLV C-28/DMC-3 mission is slated for June and the ... New Indian Express, 4 hours ago
WA Today

NewSat and Hawke the satellite spruiker

Former Prime Minister Bob Hawke (second from left) with NewSat's Adrian Ballintine on a yacht on Sydney Harbour in 2010. NewSat started with stratospheric hopes. Initially things went well for Australia's first privately owned satellite company. It ...
 WA Today3 days ago NewSat falls into administration  ZDNet4 days ago Bob Hawke the satellite spruiker  Sydney Morning Herald4 days ago NewSat and Bob Hawke the satellite spruiker  The Northern Times4 days ago

Satellite photo shows Tesla's secretive 'gigafactory' in the Nevada desert

Elon Musk (left) overlooking construction of the gigafactory in March 2015. Image: Flickr, Steve Jurvetson By Elif Koc 2015-04-18 03:16:09 UTC Like any good Elon Musk project, there's a hint of magic to Tesla's planned "gigafactory" — it is ...
 Mashable3 days ago Elon Musk was planning to sell Tesla Motors to Google for £7 billion in 2013  ITProPortal.com16 hours ago

Boys, let's get rid of space junk

About 22,000 items of space junk - from defunct satellites to spent rocket engines, metal fragments and other things larger than 10cm - are floating in space, 600km above Earth. They pose a risk of colliding with more than 1,200 operational ...
 Asiaone2 days ago
The Japan News

Aurora observation satellite Akebono ends 26-year service

The Yomiuri Shimbun Akebono, an observation satellite of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) that observes auroras, ended 26 years of observations on Saturday. The orbiter functioned longer than any other Japanese observation satellite, ...
 The Japan News2 days ago
Yahoo! Finance

A New Satellite for One of the Great U.S. Space Programs

One of the U.S. government's most useful science programs is also one of its least known. The Landsat program doesn't produce images like the ones of astronauts playing golf on the moon nor geologists scaling an erupting volcano, but it has ...
 Yahoo! Finance4 days ago

San Francisco-based startup Planet Labs raises an additional $20 million from IFC

SAN FRANCISCO: San Francisco-based startup Planet Labs, a company that aims to blanket the skies with low-cost satellites, has raised nearly $140 million from investors that include Russian billionaire Yuri Milner and SpaceX backer Draper Fisher ...
 Economic Times3 days ago

India set to get a step closer to desi GPS with IRNSS-1D launch

The stage is set for the launch of India's satellite IRNSS-1D on Saturday from Sriharikota onboard workhorse PSLV-C27 that would pave the way for the country's own navigation system on par with the GPS of United States. The 59.5-hour countdown for the launch scheduled at 5.19 pm from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota, about 90 km from Chennai, is progressing smoothly, Indian Space Research Organisation said. The launch originally scheduled for March 9 was deferred after an anomaly ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago IRNSS-1D launch on Saturday; countdown progressing smoothly  The Financial Chronicle3 weeks ago Countdown begins for launch of IRNSS-1D  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago

US Air Force Says GPS Glitch Even Older Than First Believed

A technical messaging error with some global positioning system (GPS) satellites first emerged in 2011, two years earlier than previously disclosed, but affected only very few communications messages, the U.S. Air Force said on Wednesday. Air Force ...
 NDTV5 days ago U.S. Air Force says GPS glitch even older than first believed  Reuters India5 days ago U.S. Air Force Hopes To Wring Some Utility from Balky SENSE Nanosats  Space News4 days ago U.S. Air Force Shifts Gears on Future GPS Procurement Strategy  Space News5 days ago

Open to using satellites, drones for broadband project: Ravi Shankar Prasad

"We have to reach every gram panchayat and therefore I am quite open to tweaking the technology of the programme if you can come with concrete suggestions and out technical team can supplement that," Prasad said during the Digital India summit here. The ...
 Jagran Post2 months ago Govt open to using satellites, drones for broadband project  Deccan Herald2 months ago
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