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Viasat plans to demonstrate on-demand, multi-orbit space relay capability for downlinking mission data
Ash Goldsmith, a 16-year-old from the Wirral, was selected by a panel of industry experts at the Viasat Beyond: Space competition this week in London. He is one of three winners who will receive funding, after the final five pitched their space ideas to the judges, including the UK Space Agency’s Head of Space Sustainability Ray Fielding and ‘Galactic Gal’ Camille Bergin.
Solution fuses multiple datalinks into a single managed safety service for UAV operators
The simulator will allow students at Warsash Maritime School in Southampton, United Kingdom to experience realistic distress situations in a safe and controlled environment.
ELEVATE membership will support its global growth to various industry sectors, including energy, mining, utility, transport, humanitarian, and NGOs.

The latest blog posts and podcasts

UK FOI data shows diversity in emergency response communications improves reliability and resilience
Yasrine Ibnyahya, Senior Director, Advanced Concepts, explains how the team got started, why it’s important.
A deep dive into how space technology is helping foster sustainable practices
Viasat CEO and Chairman, Mark Dankberg, discusses the importance of satellite spectrum to global connectivity.
Viasat’s satellite service will enable livestream video from NASA’s WB-57F high-altitude aircraft flying at 50,000 feet to collect data