July 2020

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

Ball Aerospace selected for 4 NOAA operational weather studies – Satellite News Digest

Ball Aerospace was selected by the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) for four, six-month study contracts that will inform mission, spacecraft and instrument concepts for future operational weather architectures and Earth observation capabilities. Ball Aerospace is also collaborating on a fifth study contract awarded to L3Harris Technologies. http://www.sat-nd.com/archive/?id=2020070505

U.K. Government venture wins OneWeb sale – Satellite News Digest

OneWeb announced that it has entered into an agreement with a consortium led by the British government (through the UK Secretary of State for Business, Energy, and Industrial Strategy) and Bharti Global Limited ("Bharti") for the acquisition of the OneWeb business in connection with its court-supervised sale process. The bid is designed to capitalise the…

Airbus signs contract with Optus for OneSat – Satellite News Digest

Airbus Defence and Space has won a contract for a fully reconfigurable telecomunications satellite from Australia’s second largest telecommunications company and leading satellite operator Optus. The satellite will be based on Airbus’ new standard OneSat product line and is Airbus’ first contract from the Australian operator. http://www.sat-nd.com/archive/?id=2020070202