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NASA, Government of Japan Formalize Gateway Partnership for Artemis Program

NASA and the Government of Japan have finalized an agreement for the lunar Gateway, an orbiting outpost that commercial and international partners will build together. This agreement strengthens the broad effort...

Satellite Data, readable, applicable and executable, at the tip of your fingers

In January 2020, Coronavirus spread to the level of a pandemic. At the beginning, nobody knew what was really happening in the world. Very different kinds of information inundated the global...

Thailand’s mu Space to build spaceship factory

On December 25 2020, Thai startup mu Space conducted the soft opening of its spaceship factory - the first in Thailand - a prototype that will form the basis of a...

Singapore’s Equatorial Space Systems concludes first test flight

Singapore’s launcher startup, Equatorial Space Systems, "verifies its technology with first in-flight proof-of-concept", according to a press release. The 2.5-meters-long Low Altitude Demonstrator took flight over the vast expanse of the Felcra...

Utilization of Space Resources: Indonesia’s Perspective

Space is one of the areas that was on the horizon of development for the Founding Fathers of the Indonesia, with the establishing of institutions relating to this field since the...

Pivotel and SES unveil new ground station at Dubbo, Australia

Pivotel and SES announced that they have signed an agreement to build a new satellite ground station at the Pivotel teleport in Dubbo, New South Wales. The ground station will support...

SpaceChain, Addvalue & Alba Orbital jointly receive US$600k grant

SpaceChain UK (the UK office of Singapore-based SpaceChain), together with consortium partners Singapore's Addvalue Innovation and Glasgow-based Alba Orbital, has received GBP440k (about US$600k) in funding by EUREKA GlobalStars-Singapore. Along with...

New Zealand’s Dawn Aerospace licensed to fly spaceplane from NZ airports

Dawn Aerospace, a New Zealand company developing suborbital spaceplanes, has been granted an Unmanned Aircraft Operator Certificate to fly a suborbital spaceplane from a conventional airport in New Zealand. The certificate...

SpaceX to visit Indonesia next month for launch site possibilities

Indonesian President Joko Widodo, in a phone call with Elon Musk, has invited SpaceX to consider Indonesia as a potential space launch site for the company. According to a press release...

Japan brings Ryugu asteroid samples home

Yesterday, 6 December 2020 at around 3 a.m JST (UTC+9), Japan’s re-entry capsule containing samples from the asteroid Ryugu landed in Woomera, South Australia. The capsule was part of Japan’s Hayabusa2 mission...