WSJ : Tiny Satellites: The Latest Innovation Hedge Funds Are Using to Get a Leg Up

The latest technological innovation for data-hungry hedge funds is a fleet of five dozen shoebox-sized satellites. A company called Planet Labs Inc. has launched a small constellation of what it calls “cubesats” that can deliver much more frequent imagery of economically sensitive spots than traditional satellites. Those spots include retailers’ parking lots, oil-storage tanks, or […]

Aviation Week – Opinion: The Coming Satellite Revolution

Opinion: The Coming Satellite Revolution Opinion: The Coming Satellite Revolution Aviation Week & Space Technology Jono Anderson Fri, 2016-08-12 04:00 When Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg announced he wants to fill the sky with thousands of low-Earth-orbit (LEO) satellites to improve internet connectivity, many traditional space players remembered when Microsoft’s Bill Gates and others invested in Teledesic, […]

ZNES Group founder Sean Mirsky will serve on RCI Board of Directors

Former NASA Astronaut and Rocket Crafters’ Chairman and CEO Sidney Gutierrez announced today that Sean Mirsky, founder and CEO of ZNES Group, will effective immediately serve on the RCI’s board of directors. Previously Mirsky served on RCI’s advisory board.  “The skills and insights that Sean brings to the RCI board of directors is outstanding.  We […]

Euroconsult: Prospects for the Small Satellite Market

We are on the cusp of a major revolution for the space sector and overall space ecosystem, as more than 3,600 smallsats are expected to be launched over the next ten years, a significant increase from the previous decade. The total market value of these satellites is anticipated to be $22 billion (manufacture and launch), […]

After you have typed in some text, hit ENTER to start searching...