News & Events

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Ariane 5 ECA completes 100th flight – Satellite News Digest

Rocket: Ariane 5 ECA; Payload: Horizons 3e, Azerspace-2/Intelsat 38 [IS 38]; Date: 25 September 2018, 2239 UTC; Launch site: Kourou, French Guiana. Horizons 3e separated from the upper stage 28 minutes after lift-off, followed by Azerspace-2/IS 38 about 14 minutes later. http://www.sat-nd.com/archive/?id=2018092500

GHGSAT raises US$10 million in financing – Satellite News Digest

GHGSat, a company providing global emissions monitoring services, announced a US$10 million Series A2 financing led by OGCI Climate Investments. Building on GHGSat’s pioneering achievements in detecting and quantifying greenhouse gas emissions from industrial facilities around the world, the company will use the new capital to accelerate commercialisation efforts, expand its custom analytics services for…

H-IIB finally lifts off with HTV7 on board – Satellite News Digest

Rocket: H-IIB; Payload: H-II Transfer Vehicle "KOUNOTORI7" (HTV7); Date: 22 September 2018, 1752 UTC; Launch site: Tanegashima Space Center, Japan. A little more than 15 minutes after launch, the unpiloted HTV-7 cargo spacecraft successfully separated from the rocket and began its four-and-a-half day approach to the International Space Station. http://www.sat-nd.com/archive/?id=2018092300