Commercializing Space http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7976/more en Satellite Manufacturers See Pause In Purchasing http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/satellite-manufacturers-see-pause-purchasing <div class="node-body article-body">Rapid evolution of technology and a drop in data prices cause satellite operators to spend time pondering next moves</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/satellite-manufacturers-see-pause-purchasing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/satellite-manufacturers-see-pause-purchasing#comments Commercializing Space Connected Aerospace Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space AWST Global Wed, 15 Mar 2017 08:25:00 +0000 1595271 at http://aviationweek.com Boeing Opinion: Keep Government And Commercial Space Operators Together http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/opinion-keep-government-and-commercial-space-operators-together <div class="field-byline"> Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A pilot program that has increased space awareness for the U.S. military and satellite operators should become a permanent part of the military’s Joint Space Operations Center.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/opinion-keep-government-and-commercial-space-operators-together" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/opinion-keep-government-and-commercial-space-operators-together#comments Commercializing Space Editorial Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Viewpoint AWST illustration North America Fri, 10 Mar 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1593681 at http://aviationweek.com Boeing Podcast: Satellite 2017 — The Wild West in Space http://aviationweek.com/space/podcast-satellite-2017-wild-west-space <div class="node-body video-body">Blue Origin’s New Glenn is one among many launch companies that will lend a hand to companies eager to send spacecraft into orbit in a market where technological change can be faster than the pace of production. Listen in as our editors discuss the key takeaways from this week's Satellite 2017 conference in Washington, D.C.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/podcast-satellite-2017-wild-west-space" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/podcast-satellite-2017-wild-west-space#comments Commercializing Space Podcast Space Fri, 10 Mar 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1593811 at http://aviationweek.com Executives Say Stability Key To Commercial Space http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/executives-say-stability-key-commercial-space <div class="node-body article-body">NASA, other stakeholders still pursuing ideas for commercial enterprises in space, which have so far proven elusive.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/executives-say-stability-key-commercial-space" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/executives-say-stability-key-commercial-space#comments Commercializing Space In Orbit Aviation Week & Space Technology In Orbit AWST Global Wed, 08 Mar 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1591881 at http://aviationweek.com White House Photo Bezos Goes For ‘Operational Reusability’ With New Glenn http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/bezos-goes-operational-reusability-new-glenn <div class="node-body article-body">Amazon founder and Blue Origin owner says the concept for reusable launch vehicles will grow the launch industry to a “new equilibrium.”</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/bezos-goes-operational-reusability-new-glenn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/bezos-goes-operational-reusability-new-glenn#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space AWST North America Wed, 08 Mar 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1592311 at http://aviationweek.com Blue Origin Blue Origin Developing Cargo Lander For The Moon http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/blue-origin-developing-cargo-lander-moon <div class="node-body article-body">Jeff Bezos and others are focusing on bases on the Moon as jumping-off points for deeper-space exploration.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/blue-origin-developing-cargo-lander-moon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/blue-origin-developing-cargo-lander-moon#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space AWST North America Tue, 07 Mar 2017 09:10:00 +0000 1591701 at http://aviationweek.com Kaguya HDTV What Satellite Operators Really Want http://aviationweek.com/space/what-satellite-operators-really-want <div class="field-deck"> Satellite operators urge OEMs to offer cheaper and more flexible capacity </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Eutelsat, Viasat explain how manufacturers should provide cheaper and more flexible capacity on commercial satellites.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/what-satellite-operators-really-want" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/what-satellite-operators-really-want#comments Commercializing Space Connected Aerospace Aviation Week & Space Technology Space AW.com Space Global Thu, 02 Mar 2017 21:32:00 +0000 1590331 at http://aviationweek.com Startup To Provide Orbital Debris Tracking For LEO Constellations http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/startup-provide-orbital-debris-tracking-leo-constellations <div class="field-deck"> Set to build LEO satellites for OneWeb, Airbus invests in orbital debris-tracking startup </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Startup LeoLabs to use a global network of ground radars to track orbital debris and provide collision prevention services to operators of LEO satellite constellations.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/startup-provide-orbital-debris-tracking-leo-constellations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/startup-provide-orbital-debris-tracking-leo-constellations#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Technology Space AWST Europe North America Thu, 02 Mar 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1588661 at http://aviationweek.com LeoLabs L3 Completing 747-400 Air-launch Mods For Virgin Orbit http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/l3-completing-747-400-air-launch-mods-virgin-orbit <div class="node-body article-body">Modification of an ex-Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-400 airliner to carry and launch Virgin Orbit’s LauncherOne is well underway in Waco, Texas.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/l3-completing-747-400-air-launch-mods-virgin-orbit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/l3-completing-747-400-air-launch-mods-virgin-orbit#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Space AWST North America Thu, 02 Mar 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1589511 at http://aviationweek.com Virgin Orbit Q/V-Band Technology Allow Faster High-Throughput Satellites Advances http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/qv-band-technology-allow-faster-high-throughput-satellites-advances <div class="field-deck"> Higher frequencies promise to unlock greater capacity for faster internet service </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Rapid growth in the Ka-band high-throughput satellite market is putting pressure on spectrum. Moving to higher frequencies could unlock more capacity.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/qv-band-technology-allow-faster-high-throughput-satellites-advances" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/qv-band-technology-allow-faster-high-throughput-satellites-advances#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Technology Space AWST Global Wed, 01 Mar 2017 09:05:00 +0000 1587541 at http://aviationweek.com Space Systems Loral