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Archive for May 19th, 2019

Chang Zheng lofts navigation satellite

May 19th, 2019 by

Rocket: Chang Zheng 3C; Payload: Beidou 2G8 (GEO-8); Date: 17 May 2019, 1548 UTC; Launch site: Xichang Satellite Launch Center, China. The satellite is the fourth BDS-2 backup satellite and the 45th satellite of the BDS satellite family.

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Delay of the day: Falcon 9/Starlink (again)

May 19th, 2019 by

A SpaceX launch already scrubbed once due to inclement weather was postponed again nearly 24 hours later on Thursday, this time for “about a week,” in order to update satellite software and “triple-check everything,” SpaceX said.

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Earth to Sky announces launch agreement with Delta Satellite Solutions

May 19th, 2019 by

Earth to Sky, Inc. (ETS) announced the signing of a definitive launch services agreement with Delta Satellite Solutions, Inc. (DSS), a provider of payload and satellite integration services for academic institutions.

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