QinetiQ to play ‘key role’ in European satellite capabilities

British firm QinetiQ has confirmed it has secured a major new contract with the European Space Agency.

Defence and industry to join forces at 2020 Space Conference

Speakers will include ministers, the Chief of the Air Staff alongside senior leaders from the National Space Council and the newly formed US Space Command.

BAE selected to create autonomy software for multi-domain mission planning

BAE Systems say it will develop software for military operators that will enable semi-autonomous multi-domain mission planning.

British Skynet satellites reach 50 year milestone

Airbus is celebrating 50 years of providing secure military satellite communications to the UK with the 50th anniversary of the first Skynet satellite.

Ministers take decisions to adapt NATO, recognise space as an operational domain

NATO Foreign Ministers met in Brussels on Wednesday to address a wide range of security challenges in preparation for the meeting of NATO leaders in London.

QinetiQ space business secures new ESA contract

QinetiQ will develop equipment for the International Space Station.

Cobham SATCOM and Kepler form strategic partnership

Kepler Communications and Cobham SATCOM have formed a strategic partnership for high-capacity satellite data service delivery.

Secretive X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle lands after 780 days in orbit

The US Air Force's X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle landed at NASA's Kennedy Space Center after 780 days in orbit.

QinetiQ Space opens new cleanroom facility

QinetiQ say it has celebrated its new cleanroom in Kruibeke, Belgium.

Plans for first British rover Moon mission

The US, Russia and China are the only three nations which have successfully managed to get a rover onto the Moon. The UK will be next, say Spacebit.



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