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This image of Spain is the first from an all-seeing satellite constellation by startup ICEYE

Satellite startup ICEYE is riding a wave of success this year. Just days after its launch, the company got back its first image from ICEYE-X2, its second satellite. The company gave CNBC an exclusive look at the image on Monday.…

Watch: SpaceX launches resupply mission to International Space Station

[The stream is slated to start at 12:45 p.m. ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see a player above at that time.] SpaceX is set to launch its latest mission for NASA from Florida on Wednesday, sending…

How Morgan Stanley's 'mad scientist' became the top Wall Street analyst on the space industry

Adam Jonas became famous – and to some, infamous – on Wall Street when he called for Tesla’s stock to more than double to $70 a share. He made that call in 2011 as Morgan Stanley’s auto analyst, saying Tesla…

Amazon is launching cloud service to capture data from satellites

Amazon‘s cloud business is launching a satellite connection service, marking the company’s first public move into space-related hardware and a continuation of its efforts to support the growing industry. The company’s AWS Ground Station unit is building a network of…

Satellite company partners with Bezos’ AWS to bring internet connectivity to the ‘whole planet’

Iridium Communications announced a partnership with Amazon Web Services on Thursday, to develop a satellite-based network called CloudConnect for Internet of Things (IoT) applications. “We’re really covering the whole planet … with terrestrial networks today it’s still only 10 percent…