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smallsat

(ˈsmɔːlˌsæt)
n
(Communications & Information) a small communications satellite
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Aurora is the highest-performing system of its kind in the world, and will deliver the accelerated access and efficiency gains that New Space operators need to drive greater ROI for smallsat missions.
ENPNewswire-August 19, 2019--NASA Selects Proposals to Demonstrate SmallSat Technologies to Study Interplanetary Space
Alta's ability to produce at this scale is unique and can substantially lower the cost of each SmallSat.
LeoLabs, a commercial provider of Low Earth Orbit (LEO) mapping and Space Situational Awareness (SSA) services has announced LeoTrack, one of the first commercial satellite tracking service tailored to the needs of today's smallsat and CubeSat operators.
Under the arrangement, ISL will procure orbital space launches from the firm for a number of its customers in the miniaturized satellite, or "smallsat" market.
The new rules drastically reduce licensing cost for smallsat launches.
All components are radiation-tolerant up to 100 krad(Si) TID, making it a good fit for the emerging CubeSat and SmallSat markets, as well as for deep space probe and autonomous spacecraft missions.
Washington, DC, April 07, 2019 --(PR.com)-- Defense Strategies Institute, in partnership with the SmallSat Alliance, will host a comprehensive two-day summit on how the application of small satellites is transforming the space domain.
"We had some astonishing statistics," said John Baker, manager of the SmallSat program at JPL.
Lobbying efforts by Lockheed Martin, which made many of the exquisite orbiters, aimed to squash the smallsat movement, the article asserted.
Objectives should include the demonstration of high-risk technologies and new concepts, including cooperative smallsat architectures, virtual apertures, and real-time delivery and fusion of spaceborne AMTI to TACS programs of record through standard existing fusion engines and using existing data standards.