November 2019

News on key developments at SupremeSAT, and general news on the Space and Satellite industry from across the web

Roskosmos may delay Progress MS-13 launch – Satellite News Digest

Technical problems have been revealed in Russia’s Progress MS-13 cargo spacecraft, scheduled to be launched to the International Space Station (ISS) on 1 December. Although they have meanwhile been rectified, the date of the launch remains uncertain, the Russian State Space Corporation Roskosmos said.

China sends next two navsats into orbit – Satellite News Digest

Rocket: Chang Zheng 3BGZ/YZ-1; Payload: Beidou-3M21 (Beidou-50), Beidou-3M22 (Beidou-51); Date: 23 November 2019, 0055 UTC; Launch site: Xichang Satellite Launch Center, China. The two navigation satellite were placed into approx. 21,535 km x 22,190 km x 54.99° orbits after a four-hour mission.