MorningBrew: A small-scale satellite-launching contest shows just how accessible space has become for private orgs

Dallas Kasaboski, a space industry consultant at Northern Sky Research, who was not involved in the contest, told us that declining costs have helped spark greater innovation. “I think we’re in a stage where actually there’s probably more ideas, more diversification of service, more innovation happening in recent years,” he said. “I think that’s primarily.

Optical Satcom: Into the Light

As satellite communication technology has caught up to the market through past decades, one of the key demand drivers has been that of ever-increasing capacity and data throughputs. High-throughput satellites have become more common, powered by high data rate inter-satellite links in the case of non-GEO constellations, and earth observation sensors have improved tremendously, necessitating.