Millennium Space Systems demonstrates advanced satellite constellation technologies

Millennium Space Systems demonstrates advanced satellite constellation technologies

Millennium Space Systems has demonstrated several new technologies – expected and unexpected – on orbit with their RED-EYE small satellite constellation. Built for DARPA, the satellite was nicknamed RED-EYE for the conspicuous bright red “remove before flight” cover used to keep the payload clean. The small satellites’ purpose was to demonstrate new avionics, communications devices, […]

Planet Unveils Pelican Next-Generation Satellite Constellation

Planet Unveils Pelican Next-Generation Satellite Constellation

Rendering of a Pelican Satellite. Credit: Planet Is Expected to Deliver Very-High-Resolution and Rapid-Revisit Capabilities Planet has unveiled details about its next-generation satellite constellation Pelican, which is designed to efficiently capture brief and rapidly changing events as they unfold. The Pelican constellation was designed in-house and is expected to be built at the company’s manufacturing […]