April 2020

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

Geely satellite programme development nearing completion – Satellite News Digest

Geespace, a subsidiary of Chinese automobile manufacturer Geely, announced that its first two satellites will undergo final validation testing in June before being shipped to Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center for launch into low-orbit. Along with the launch of its first satellites, Geespace is also launching its OmniCloud satellite-based AI cloud platform. http://www.sat-nd.com/archive/?id=2020042604

At what stage is the Sea Launch project? – Satellite News Digest

"We delivered the complex to Vladivostok, delivered a command ship and a launch platform. Today we do not have the opportunity to do anything, so we have frozen the programme until better times. However, when we agreed on the transportation of the complex to Russia, they told me that the conditions for accommodation would not…

Final integration of JUICE starts – Satellite News Digest

JUICE, the JUpiter ICy moons Explorer mission, has arrived at Airbus’ satellite integration centre in Friedrichshafen (Germany) for final integration. Until the end of 2020 it will be kitted out with its final components including harness, power electronics, onboard computer, communication systems, navigation sensors, thermal hardware and its scientific instruments. http://www.sat-nd.com/archive/?id=2020042302