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2011-09-27 09:26:06

Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd (SSTL) is sponsoring the 62nd International Astronautical Congress (IAC) in Cape Town next week – the company’s experts are eager to share their vision for cost effective innovation during the five-day congress.

2011-08-08 07:26:44

NASA is seeking proposals for small satellite payloads to fly on rockets planned to launch between 2012 and 2014.

2011-03-24 20:21:37

Two satellites designed and constructed by students at the Cockrell School of Engineering successfully separated in space March 22, completing the most crucial goal of the mission since its Nov. 19 launch and making them the first student-developed mission in the world in which satellites orbit and communicate with each other in real-time.

2010-12-06 08:15:00

On Dec 6 at 1:31 am EST, NASA for the first time successfully ejected a nanosatellite from a free-flying microsatellite.

2010-10-12 06:45:00

Dentists and their patients will soon benefit from a tiny new high-resolution X-ray camera.

2010-08-26 08:00:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA is challenging high school teams to design software to program small satellites aboard the International Space Station.

2010-08-09 06:35:08

NASA has announced a second opportunity for small satellite payloads to fly on rockets planned to launch in 2011 and 2012.

2010-04-09 06:15:00

SAN DIEGO, April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Space Micro announced today that it has been awarded $100,000 by the Department of Defense's Operationally Responsive Space (ORS) Office for a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) contract to develop an avionics package for responsive space missions utilizing CubeSats or other nanosatellites. This contract will build upon Space Micro's existing avionics package, the ProtonX-Box(TM), but will focus on reducing size, weight, and power to better meet the...

2010-01-26 13:38:00

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA will launch small research satellites for several universities as part of the agency's Educational Launch of Nanosatellite, or ELaNA, mission.

2009-03-30 11:39:00

SPARKS, Nev., March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The newly formed Space Systems business area of Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) will debut at the National Space Symposium in Colorado Springs March 30th.

Word of the Day
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").