January 2020

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

Skylo emerges from stealth mode – Satellite News Digest

Skylo announced that the company has emerged from stealth mode with US$116 million in total funding. The company previously raised US$13 million in a Series A round that was co-led by DCM and Innovation Endeavors, and joined by Moore Strategic Ventures. The new Series B round raised US$103 million, led by SoftBank Group and joined…

Rocket Lab to launch U.S. spy satellite – Satellite News Digest

Rocket Lab has announced that it will launch a dedicated mission for the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office (NRO). The launch window is scheduled to open on 31 January NZDT (UTC +9:30 hours) and the mission, called ‘Birds of a Feather,’ will lift off from Rocket Lab Launch Complex 1. http://www.sat-nd.com/archive/?id=2020012001