July 2020

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

Spaceflight announces Sherpa-FX – Satellite News Digest

Spaceflight Inc. announced that it will be flying its next generation orbital transfer vehicle, Sherpa-FX, on a fully dedicated rideshare mission with SpaceX. The mission, called SXRS-3 by Spaceflight, is scheduled to launch on a Falcon 9 no earlier than December 2020. http://www.sat-nd.com/archive/?id=2020071501

First images received from the Ofek 16 satellite – Satellite News Digest

One week following the successful launch of the Ofek 16 satellite into space, the engineering teams of the Space Administration in the Directorate of Defense Research and Development (DDR&D), of the Israel Ministry of Defense (IMoD), and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI), have operated the satellite’s observation camera for the first time. http://www.sat-nd.com/archive/?id=2020071505