August 2016

News on key developments at SupremeSAT, and general news on the Space and Satellite industry from across the web

First commercial Angara contract – Satellite News Digest

International Launch Services (ILS) announced the first commercial Angara 1.2 launch contract was signed recently with Korea Aerospace Research Institute (KARI) for the launch of the Korea Multi-Purpose Satellite (Arirang) 6 also known as the KOMPSAT-6 satellite from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in Northwestern Russia around 2020.

UrtheCast teams with OmniEarth – Satellite News Digest

UrtheCast Corp. has signed a strategic partnership with OmniEarth, Inc. in support of UrtheCast’s planned UrtheDaily Constellation, expected to be capable of imaging 140 million square kilometers of the global landmass every day at 5 meters ground sample distance (GSD).