Smaller is getting bigger in the satellite business

Business Jan 17, 2014

Smaller is getting bigger in the satellite business

by Takashi Amano

As emerging space pioneers in China and India race to the moon and Mars, private-sector startups are quietly launching satellites the size of microwave ovens that aim to satisfy much more terrestrial desires. Axelspace Corp. in November launched a micro-satellite from Yasny, Russia, that the ...