NovaSAR: UK radar satellite to track illegal shipping activity

NovaSAR-1 and S1-4 satellites lift off from Satish Dhawan Space Centre, and will perform a variety of commercial tasks. The two satellites were launched by the commercial arm of the Indian Space Research organisation on board a PSLV (polar satellite launch vehicle) rocket on 16th September, 2018, and contact was made with both satellites in […] The post UK-made Earth observation satellites successfully launched from India appeared first on The Engineer.

NovaSAR: UK radar satellite to track illegal shipping activity

The all-British NovaSAR spacecraft will monitor big stretches of ocean for suspicious shipping activity.

Sat 15 Sep 18 from BBC News

Blast off for rocket with first all-British radar satellite on board

The satellite was designed by Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd (SSTL) in Guildford, Surrey and will help authorities track illegal activity in remote places.

Mon 17 Sep 18 from Daily Mail

UK-made Earth observation satellites successfully launched from India

NovaSAR-1 and S1-4 satellites lift off from Satish Dhawan Space Centre, and will perform a variety of commercial tasks. The two satellites were launched by the commercial arm of the Indian Space ...

Mon 17 Sep 18 from The Engineer

ISRO to launch three more satellites for bandwidth connectivity

Sriharikota, India (IANS) Sep 18, 2018 The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will launch three more satellites to provide high-speed bandwidth connectivity to rural areas as part ...

Tue 18 Sep 18 from SpaceDaily

UK, India Space Agencies Launch Twin Satellites Into Orbit, Collaborate Efforts

New Delhi (Sputnik) Sep 18, 2018 A joint venture between British, Australian, and Indian governments sent two state-of-the-art satellites into orbit on Sunday. Indian and British experts ...

Tue 18 Sep 18 from SpaceDaily

When is a star not a star?

Washington DC (SPX) Sep 18, 2018 The line that separates stars from brown dwarfs may soon be clearer thanks to new work led by Carnegie's Serge Dieterich. Published by the Astrophysical Journal, ...

Tue 18 Sep 18 from SpaceDaily

SSTL confirms the successful launch of NovaSAR-1 and SSTL S1-4 satellites

Guildford, UK (SPX) Sep 18, 2018 Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd (SSTL) has confirmed the successful launch of two satellites, NovaSAR-1, a Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) satellite, and SSTL ...

Tue 18 Sep 18 from SpaceDaily

NASA Will Pay Anyone $15,700 to Stay in Bed for 70 Days

Washington (Sputnik) Sep 18, 2018 NASA scientists will use the results of the "bed rest" study of how the human body adapts to weightlessness to develop countermeasures that will help astronauts ...

Tue 18 Sep 18 from SpaceDaily

ISRO Not To Fly Living Being Before Actual Manned Space Mission: Official

Chennai, India (IANS) Sep 17, 2018 The Indian space agency will not test fly any living being on its two experimental flights before its actual human space mission planned in 2022, said a ...

Mon 17 Sep 18 from SpaceDaily

ISRO’s PSLV-C42 lifts off with two foreign earth observation satellites

The launch comes almost six months after ISRO successfully placed the INRSS-1I navigation satellite in orbit on April 12.

Sun 16 Sep 18 from The Hindu

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