The satellite will join a constellation that forms the European Data Relay System which enables users to observe the Earth almost in real-time.
The European record heatwave of July is stuck in Greenland, causing an exceptional melt season, very close to the 2012 record. These pictures sum up the scale of the situation.
France wants to develop laser weapons to protect its satellites, the country's defence minister said as she outlined a new space strategy.
As of Monday morning — four days after the outage started — 24 of the 26 satellites in Galileo's constellation remained "not usable."
The crowd-funded spacecraft could deploy its sail as early as July 21 after delaying it to check a system that helps the spacecraft orient itself.
US images suggest N Korea may be about to launch satellite
Spektr-R satellite is continuing to transmit signals, but scientists have been unable to control the satellite since Friday
KhalifaSat, the first-ever Emirati-manufactured satellite successfully launched into space from Japan’s Tanegashima Space Centre on October 29.
Your weather report could be getting a lot better thanks to this brand new satellite.
The launch of Aeolus satellite from Norway will see wind on earth registered all the way from space.
The U.S. has sent a satellite into space that will use laser technology to map the Earth's ice coverage and assess the impact of global warming
Galileo satellite launch brings European GPS closer
China aims to catch up with Russia and the United States to become a major space power by 2030
The Sentinel-3B satellite is set to observe the Earth’s oceans, lakes and vegetation.