With Singapore emerging as space technology hub of Southeast Asia, we talk to scientists, inventors and ‘astropreneurs’ in the Lion City

South China Morning Post 19 Nov 2020 With Elon Musk’s SpaceX shuttling Nasa astronauts to the International Space Station and Virgin Galactic planning to begin commercial flights next year, space has never been more accessible. For the business-minded, it’s never had more commercial potential. Around US$3.25 billion was invested in space start-ups in 2018, while…

Pandemic does not slow Singapore-Australia’s Northern Territory Space and Deep Tech collaborations

Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed between Australia’s Northern Territory Government, the Darwin Innovation Hub, Cap Vista Pte Ltd and Singapore Space & Technology Ltd (SSTL) SINGAPORE, 19 November 2020 – On 19 November 2020, the Australia’s Northern Territory Government and the Darwin Innovation Hub signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Cap Vista Pte Ltd…

SAR-Based Flood Damage Assessment Solution Service Debuts From Synspective

Satnews, December 10 2020 Synspective Inc., a Japanese company providing satellite data and derived solutions using small-sized SAR (Synthetic Aperture Radar) satellites, launches its SAR-based “Flood Damage Assessment Solution” service, which provides damage information when a flood occurs, using the highly reliable SAR-attributable data capabilities of all-weather, any time, high-frequency observation. The “Flood Damage Assessment Solution”…

梦比天高

联合早报, 2021年1月8日 钱诗敏自小就对科幻电影和小说着迷,神秘的外太空更是让她兴奋不已。在大学的职业展上,她发现了和航天与科技相关的这份工作。 好奇心重,求知欲强的钱诗敏(27岁)自小就对科幻电影和小说着迷,尤其是神秘的外太空,更是让她兴奋不已。 她目前在推动太空工业发展的新加坡航天与科技有限公司负责教育与创新工作,主要职务是筹备新加坡太空挑战赛和新加坡航天学院露营等项目。除了提升公众对太空的意识,以及为宇航工业培养本地年轻人才,她也不断吸收新知识,接触到的太空领域专家都乐于分享,让她时刻满足求知欲望。 (…继续阅读全文!) 钱诗敏说:“太空业可发展的方面特别广,包括卫星、导航以及挖掘等科技技术,等着我们去开发并应用在人们的生活中,另外还有很多太空谜底也没被解开。” Link to article

Mission To The Final Frontier

Linkedin Article 21 Dec 2020 In a year filled with challenges, 2020 has proven to be promising for SSTL’s innovation programmes. Despite some early disruptions given how Covid-19 virus was unfolding, SSTL pressed on to launch the first ever space accelerator programme in Southeast Asia. A World Class Programme with Global Reach This accelerator programme is…

Momentus and Qosmosys Announce First Singaporean Lunar Mission on Momentus’ Ardoride Service Vehicle

February 16, 2021 08:00 AM Eastern Standard Time   SANTA CLARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Momentus Inc. (“Momentus” or the “Company”), a commercial space company offering in-space infrastructure services, and Qosmosys, a new space venture founded in Singapore last year, announced today a service agreement to deliver two cubesats to low lunar orbit as early as 2024 via…

太空初创企业助力 新加坡迈向东南亚宇航中心

联合早报, 2021年3月28日 本区域宇航产业在过去五年有显著增长,新加坡航天与科技公司把国际大腕引进本区域的同时,也积极推行太空初创企业发展计划,培养行业生力军。 新加坡自2008年以来每年举办“全球太空科技大会”(Global Space and Technology Convention),这是亚洲最大的宇航科技会议。今年因为疫情,主办方新加坡航天与科技公司(简称SSTL)上个月通过现场和线上视讯的混合方式举行这场大会,让本区域宇航业人士交换意见,探讨商机和挑战。 (…继续阅读全文!) Link to Article