Sun, 26 May 2019 01:00
Close encounters? SpaceX satellites spark Dutch UFO frenzy
The Hague - A Dutch website set up to record UFO sightings was flooded early Saturday with reports after a "train of stars" was spotted crossing the Netherlands' skies, sparking fears of an alien invasion.
Wed, 08 May 2019 18:26
Thaicom reports quarterly profits
Thaicom Public Company Limited (THCOM), a Thai satellite operator, announced its financial results for the first quarter.
Sat, 13 Apr 2019 01:00
SpaceX carries out first commercial launch
SpaceX carried out its first commercial launch on Thursday with its Falcon Heavy rocket easing a Saudi telecoms satellite into orbit.
Tue, 09 Apr 2019 17:00
Phu Phan park patrol goes ‘smart’, captures poachers
The Phu Phan National Park in Sakhon Nakhon has implemented tougher actions against wildlife poachers, having dispatched a “Smart Patrol” team who travel on foot while equipped with GPS devices to tag locations and satellite information usage, to more frequently check around park territory, said park head Pimol Eungphrombundit on Tuesday.
Sun, 10 Mar 2019 12:03
Mae Hong Son aglow with fires in satellite night images
Satellite imagery revealed 124 fire hot spots in Mae Hong Son early Sunday morning, filling the air with unhealthy PM2.5.
Sun, 10 Mar 2019 10:34
Satellite mission marks 300th launch of Long March rocket
China lifted into space a Long March 3B carrier rocket early Sunday morning to place a communications satellite into a geostationary orbit, marking the 300th launch in the Long March family.
Sun, 10 Mar 2019 01:00
N. Korea may be preparing a missile or space launch: NPR
North Korea may be preparing for a missile or space launch, US news outlet NPR has reported, based on satellite image analysis of a key facility near Pyongyang.
Wed, 06 Mar 2019 14:04
Urgent : Pyongyang 'rebuilding' main satellite launch site, photos show
Seoul - Activity has been detected at a North Korean long-range rocket site, suggesting Pyongyang may be pursuing the "rapid rebuilding" of the facility after the collapse of the Hanoi summit, according to analysis of satellite imagery.
Wed, 06 Mar 2019 01:00
Thailand studying Japan’s satellite model
THE MINISTRY of Digital Economy and Society (MDES) has teamed up with the Thai Chamber of Commerce (TCC) to study Japan’s satellite model to seek supervisory direction for the satellite industry, in which foreign investments will be allowed after Thaicom Plc’s 20-year satellite concession ends in 2021.
Tue, 26 Feb 2019 17:55
Thaicom chief executive officer Anant Kaewruamvongs welcomed the government’s approval of the Kingdom’s satellite manage
Dusit Thani has reported its 2018 financial results, including a Bt290-million net profit and revenue of Bt5.565 billion.
The profit represents an 8.6-per-cent increase on the Bt267 million posted in 2017.
Tue, 26 Feb 2019 17:38
Thaicom welcomes Cabinet decision to pursue PPP model for country’s satellite management
Satellite operator Thaicom has welcomed the Cabinet decision late last month to restructure the country’s satellite-management regime and pursue a public-private partnership (PPP) model.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 01:00
SPECIAL REPORT: 'Smart Patrol' key to saving forests
THAILAND’S FOREST PROTECTION SYSTEM WITH GPS RECORDING WIDELY APPLAUDED
Wed, 30 Jan 2019 01:00
Greenpeace names top 10 spots for air pollution in Thailand
Greenpeace Southeast Asia has used Pollution Control Department data and a satellite map of PM2.5 concentrations to identify the 10 urban areas suffering the worst air pollution in Thailand.
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 11:52
Taiwan's 'Bikini Climber' social media star dies after ravine fall
Taipei - Taiwanese rescue teams were trying Tuesday to retrieve the body of a dead hiker who became famous on social media for taking selfies on top of mountain peaks dressed in a bikini.
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 13:01
Iran satellite fails to reach orbit: state TV
Tehran - Iran launched a satellite criticised by the US Tuesday but it failed to reach orbit, state TV quoted Iran telecommunications minister as saying.