Latest News: 15 Jan 2019


Iranian satellite launch fails
15 Jan 2019 - Iran launched a satellite on 15 January but the spacecraft failed to reach orbit, state television quoted the telecommunications minister as saying. >>>

Russian space telescope still not responding
15 Jan 2019 - Another attempt to restore control over Russia's radio telescope Spektr-R has failed, Alexander Bloshenko, adviser on science to the chief of Russia's state space corporation Roskosmos, was quoted as saying. >>>


CGWIC signs launch agreement with Satellogic
15 Jan 2019 - China Great Wall Industry Corporation (CGWIC) announced a Multiple Launch Services Agreement (MLA) with Satellogic. >>>

Russia to complete military satellite constellation Blagovest in April
15 Jan 2019 - The launch of the fourth and last military communications satellite of Russia's Blagovest constellation is tentatively planned for April, a source in the space industry was quoted as saying. >>>

D-Orbit to develop precise in-orbit CubeSat deployer
15 Jan 2019 - The European Space Agency (ESA) awarded D-Orbit SpA with a contract for the development of a precise in-orbit CubeSat deployer. >>>