Extreme space mission simulation

Jonathan Newell takes a look at a new facility built to provide European space programmes with the ability to simulate the extreme temperatures and lo... read more

Composite technology to be used on spacecraft panels

XCOR Aerospace has selected Matrix Composites of Rockledge, Florida as the manufacturer and supplier of the XCOR Lynx Mark I spacecraft composite chin... read more

Jostling for global positioning

Four global satellite constellations are positioned on the world arena for domination in the stakes for future transport applications. Satellite na... read more

Antenna turnover rig design for large assemblies

The Portsmouth – UK based division of Airbus Defence and Space designs, builds and tests highly advanced payloads and scientific equipment for telec... read more

Project extends satellite imaging to marine areas

A space scientist at the University of Leicester, in collaboration with the New Zealand Defence Technology Agency and DMC International Imaging, has b... read more