Nanosatellite with Singapore start-up’s thruster deployed into space on SpaceX mission

The Straits Times, Jan 14, 2022 SINGAPORE – Billionaire Elon Musk’s company, SpaceX, deployed a nanosatellite into orbit early on Friday (Jan 14) morning, bringing along with it a thruster that was designed and produced by a Singaporean tech start-up. The thruster engine was from Aliena, a company started in 2018 by two students who…

Govt to invest S$150 million into Singapore’s space R&D: Gan Kim Yong

today.com, Feb 9, 2022 The Government will be investing S$150 million into space research and development to develop Singapore’s space capabilities, Trade and Industry Minister Gan Kim Yong announced on Wednesday (Feb 9). Speaking at the Global Space and Technology Convention, Mr Gan said that the investment will be made by the Office for Space…

Press Release GSTC 2024

Space for a Sustainable, Smart and Secure World: Global Space and Technology Convention 2024 Spotlights Growing Commercial Significance of the Space Industry UK joins as Featured Country for a second year to expand strategic commercial partnerships Singapore, 15th February 2024 – Asia’s most important space and technology convention, the Global Space and Technology Convention (GSTC),…

Press Release GSTC 2023

Accelerating at the Speed of Light: Slew of Global Initiatives at Global Space & Technology Convention 2023 Herald Era of Accelerated Experimentation, Economic Expansion and Entrepreneurship for Space Singapore Space and Technology Limited signs MoUs with UK, Australia and Poland underscoring Singapore’s growing space hub status Singapore, 15th February 2023 – The Asia space industry’s most important…

Press Release GSTC 2022

Singapore Space and Technology Limited announces new fund to support space startups; launches Space Faculty to build industry talent pipeline   Singapore, 9th February 2022 – Asia’s most important space and technology convention, the Global Space and Technology Convention (GSTC), kicks off today, bringing together over 1,000 thought leaders, industry insiders and investors across 30 countries…