Quantcast

Latest Geostationary orbit Stories

space debris
2014-09-11 04:22:54

A group of researchers from MIT has developed a new algorithm for gauging the rotation of objects in space using only visual information.

Primary GOES-R Instrument Cleared For Installation
2013-10-31 12:41:00

A key instrument that will fly on the Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite – R (GOES-R) spacecraft, NOAA’s next-generation of geostationary satellites, is cleared for installation on the spacecraft.

Space Weather Damaging Satellites
2013-09-16 14:32:14

Scientists say space weather could be causing some satellite malfunctions due to high-energy electrons.

MSG-3_first_image_7aug12_H
2012-08-07 20:54:42

The European Space Agency's latest weather satellite has capture its first image of the Earth, the agency said.

Weather Satellite For Operations Handed Over By ESA
2012-07-17 10:13:21

Since the launch of MSG-3, ESA’s mission controllers have been working to ensure that this latest weather satellite’s voyage to 36 000 km above the Equator runs smoothly.

Weather Monitoring Satellite Meteosat Launches
2012-07-08 05:52:47

The latest in a series of European Space Agency (ESA) geostationary meteorological satellites was successfully launched into space late last week, the organization has announced.

ESA’s Mission Control Ready For Launch Of MSG-3
2012-07-04 16:46:59

Europe’s new meteorology mission is set to soar into space on an Ariane 5 from Kourou on 5 July.

Running On Fumes
2012-07-04 16:41:34

When you consider the cost of launching a satellite, it’s small wonder that ESA is looking to keep them working as long as possible.

Russian Satellite Takes 121 Megapixel Image And Video Of Earth
2012-05-14 10:30:50

A Russian weather satellite has taken a 121 megapixel image of planet Earth, over 22,000 miles above the surface.

MSG-3 Satellite Ready To Continue Weather-monitoring Service
2012-03-08 03:51:27

International partners are looking ahead to the newest member in a series of weather satellites that deliver images to European forecasters: MSG-3 is set for launch this summer.


Word of the Day
saggar
  • A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.
The word 'saggar' may come from 'safeguard'.
Related