Vaya Space and Athens State University Sign CubeSat Launch Contract

Vaya Space and Athens State University announced an agreement to launch a small satellite (CubeSat) now in development, planned for placement into low earth orbit in 2023. In addition, they have formed a business-education partnership to promote scientific, technological, and research collaboration; foster internship opportunities for students; and encourage life-long continuous learning and professional development … Read more

GHGSat Announces Research Project to Demonstrate Satellite-Based Measurement of Methane Emissions From Offshore Sources

GHGSat today announced a new research project to assess the feasibility of its unique high-resolution, space-based methane monitoring technology to measure emissions from offshore oil and gas platforms. Chevron, Shell, and TotalEnergies are supporting the 12-month research project, which is expected to achieve a world-first in demonstrating high-resolution satellite-based monitoring of anthropogenic methane (CH4) emissions … Read more

Canadian Space Tech Companies Partner to Deliver Next-Generation Earth Observation Data

SkyWatch Space Applications Inc. (“SkyWatch”), a Waterloo-based space technology startup, announced today it has signed an agreement to deliver data management capabilities to Wyvern, a commercial space data company headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.  Founded in 2018, Wyvern was created to make high-quality hyperspectral data accessible and affordable. Wyvern’s data will unlock new possibilities in … Read more

SpaceJLTZ Selects TerraStream to Manage Hyperspectral Data for Precision Agriculture Application

SkyWatch Space Applications Inc. (“SkyWatch”), a Waterloo-based space technology startup, announced today it has signed an agreement to deliver data management capabilities to SpaceJLTZ, a commercial satellite company headquartered in Puebla, Mexico.  Founded in 2020, SpaceJLTZ is on a mission to democratize access to space technology to solve problems in the economic, social, and government … Read more

Tuxera and Puli Space Technologies Set to Touch Down on the Moon in 2022 Aboard Peregrine Lander

Tuxera, a world-leader in quality-assured storage management and networking software, announced a sponsorship of Puli Space Technologies’ efforts to take a monumental time capsule plaque to the Moon. Puli Space Technologies’ project, “Memory of Mankind (MoM) on the Moon” is one of 25 planned payloads aboard Astrobotic’s Peregrine Mission One (PM1). The Peregrine Lander is … Read more

SkyWatch Signs Authorized Distributor Agreement With Airbus Defence and Space

SkyWatch Space Applications Inc. (“SkyWatch”), a Waterloo-based space technology startup, announces today that it is now an authorized distributor of Airbus Defence and Space (“Airbus”) to deliver medium- and high-resolution Earth observation data through the SkyWatch EarthCache platform and API.  The addition of Airbus to the roster of satellite data providers on the EarthCache platform enriches … Read more

SatRevolution Selects SkyWatch TerraStream to Deliver Data Management Capabilities to Upcoming STORK Mission

SkyWatch Space Applications Inc. (“SkyWatch”), a Waterloo-based space technology startup, announced today it has signed an agreement to deliver data management capabilities to SatRevolution, a commercial satellite company headquartered in Wroclaw, Poland.  Based on the state-of-the-art UniBus 3U CubeSat platform developed by SatRevolution, STORK-4 and STORK-5 are the first optical satellites to be launched as … Read more

Mitsubishi Gas Chemical America Announces Entry Into Advanced Materials Market

Mitsubishi Gas Chemical (MGC) announced its entry into the advanced composites market with the formation of its NEXX Technologies (NEXX) Advanced Materials Business Unit. NEXX operates within Mitsubishi Gas Chemical America (MGCA), a subsidiary in the United States. With over 100 years experience in producing a wide range of chemical and functional material solutions, MGC … Read more

Spaceplane Company Secures Funding From NZ’s Largest Tech VC

Dawn Aerospace, a New Zealand/Dutch aerospace company, has today announced significant backing from NZ’s largest tech investment firm, Movac. Dawn is creating next-generation space transportation technologies. This investment will be used to scale the production of Dawn’s in-space propulsion products and to progress Dawn’s Mk-II, a suborbital plane that utilizes rocket engines, to a fully fledged commercial … Read more