INTRIGUING IMAGE OF THE WEEK
INDUSTRY INSIGHTS & TRENDS
- Satellite Capacity Pricing Continues Decline as Industry Struggles with Oversupply
NSR’s Satellite Capacity Pricing Index, 4thEdition (Q1 2018) finds capacity prices falling for a third straight year as operators seek out innovative strategies to arrest the decline.
- GOES-S Launch Marks Flight of 100th Aerojet Rocketdyne Solid Rocket Booster
On March 1, 2018, a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carried the 100th Aerojet Rocketdyne AJ-60A solid rocket booster (SRB), placing the Lockheed Martin-built Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite-S (GOES-S) into orbit.
- NASA Looks at Midwest Rain and Melting Snow that Contributed to Flooding
Much of the U.S. Midwest received above normal precipitation this winter, and a NASA rainfall analysis provided a look at the precipitation that contributed to current flooding.
- Rare and Shrinking Glaciers in the Tropics
Like tropical glaciers elsewhere in the world, the glaciers on the slopes around Puncak Jaya have been shrinking and scientists estimate they could be gone within about a decade.