NSR Report: $478 Billion in Cumulative Satellite Orders and Launches Projected in Next Decade

Commercial Interest Pushes Satellite Orders to New Heights in Government-Driven Market Cambridge, MA – NSR’s Global Satellite Manufacturing and Launch Markets, 10th Edition (GSMLM10) report, released today, projects a $478 B opportunity for the satellite manufacturing and launch market over the next decade. This new study integrates satellites below 500 kg, covering the whole spectrum of.

Marketplace: China set to complete its BeiDou satellite network, rival to GPS

During a showdown in the mid-’90s, China shot missiles toward Taiwan, but Chinese sources say the Americans cut off GPS signals to their precision weapons. “You don’t get any information on your positioning. That’s the reason why China wanted to be independent and have their own satellite-navigation system,”. China set to complete its BeiDou satellite.

Optical Satcom: Under the Spotlight

With more data being created and circulated than ever before, Optical Wireless Communication (OWC) technology is emerging to serve the demand for higher data rates and lower latency, acting as an alternative or complementary to RF.