Satellite tracking for airliners may help prevent disappearances
FlightAware teamed up with Aireon on a tracking system that's slated to go live in 2018.
ESA's Gaia satellite mapped a billion stars in the Milky Way
And it's not even done yet.
Europe's cutting-edge wind satellite should launch in 2017
The ESA has scored a rocket launch deal that will put its Aeolus spacecraft into orbit.
SpaceX asked to pay $50 million after losing a satellite
Spacecom wants compensation following SpaceX's launchpad explosion.
Scientists finally made a half-way decent map of Alaska
The satellite-based elevation map will be used to track climate change.
SpaceX to launch SES satellite on a reused Falcon 9 rocket
Lift off is scheduled for Q4 2016.
The first 8K satellite TV broadcasts are live in Japan
Rio 2016 hasn't even started yet, but Japanese broadcaster NHK is already prepping for Tokyo 2020.
Chinese satellite to test secure quantum communications
If the experiment works, it could lead to an encrypted, space-based internet.