The progress made in the testing of the first SpaceDataHighway satellite confirms operational start of service for July 2016Read more … SpaceDataHighway: first laser transmission of an image taken by the Sentinel 1A satellite
With the EDRS-SpaceDataHighway, Airbus Defence and Space and ESA are launching the equivalent of optical fibre in SpaceRead more … Successful launch of the first laser telecommunication satellite of the ‘SpaceDataHighway’
Learn more about the team behind the SpaceDataHighway.Read more … The people behind the scene.
SpaceDataHighway will provide high speed laser communication in space of extremely high volumes of data transfer, up to 50 terabytes per day.Read more … Launch of the first satellite in the “SpaceDataHighway” programme
Airbus Defence and Space has shipped the Eutelsat 9B / EDRS-A satellite to Baikonur, Kazakhstan, in preparation for its launch on a Proton vehicle early next year.Read more … EDRS-A shipped to launch base
Mid-July 2015, the laser communication terminals (LCTs) on board the Sentinel-1A satellite and Europe’s Alphasat communication satellite achieved the 100th optical inter-satellite connection since the first link was established in November 2014.Read more … Great News for EDRS - SpaceDataHighway : Tesat Laser Terminal is perfectly working !