Category: Satellite constellations

starlink

Starlink, SpaceX’s satellite constellation | News

SpaceX begins to deploy its Starlink satellite constellation – News of May 28, 2019 – After OneWeb launched a first satellite cluster in February, it is SpaceX’s turn to begin deploying its satellite constellation called Starlink. The solution chosen by SpaceX uses very massive launches with 60 satellites in one Falcon 9. With an individual…
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satellite constellations

Satellite mega-constellations : all you need to know and news

Satellite mega-constellations : big opportunities and big worries – News of June 6, 2019 – In recent months, a Soyuz rocket and a Falcon 9 have put into orbit the first satellites of two huge constellations, OneWeb and Starlink who are racing to set up satellite internet services. They will soon be joined by Amazon…
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OneWeb

OneWeb : all you need to know and news

OneWeb plans to put 2,000 satellites in orbit – News of June 6, 2019 – The satellites used by OneWeb are a little lighter than those of SpaceX, they weigh 150 kg. This satellite constellation will also be much smaller. So far, OneWeb plans to put into orbit 600 satellites and 48 rescue satellites placed…
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satellite constellations

COMSAT : all you need to know and news

COMSAT wants to launch a new satellite mega-constellation – News of January 11, 2019 – COMSAT is another company that wants to deploy a satellite mega-constellation. It aims to observe the Earth for industrial and logistic applications. A first plan aims to put into orbit 60 satellites. COMSAT hopes to quickly increase that number to…
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laserfleet

LaserFleet : all you need to know and news

LaserFleet wants to launch a satellite mega-constellation – News of January 11, 2019 – LaserFleet wants to put into orbit a constellation of several hundred telecommunications satellites. These satellites would communicate by laser to provide data to aircraft in flight, to other satellites or for ground applications. LaserFleet’s goal is to provide faster and cheaper…
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Iridium Next

Iridium Next : all you need to know and news

SpaceX continues to put satellites of the Iridium Next constellation into orbit – News of April 3, 2018 – If we look at the work done by Iridium Next and SpaceX, we could say that satellite constellations are already being put in place. In just over a year, the partnership between the two companies has…
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