A short, weekly podcast about spaceflight, exploration, policy, and strategy in the modern era and near future.
United States
116 episodes
since April 20, 2016


T+115: Caleb Henry

Caleb Henry of SpaceNews joins me live in studio to talk about his trip to Kourou for the first OneWeb launch, more affordable antennas, the current spectrum wars, and more from the world of satellites. This episode of Main Engine Cut Off is brought to you by 37 executive producers—Kris, Pat, Matt, Jorge, Brad, Ryan, Jamison, Nadim, Peter, Donald, Lee, Jasper, Chris, Warren, Bob, Russell, John, Moritz, Joel, Jan, David, Grant, Mike, David, Mints, Joonas, Robb, Tim Dodd the Everyday Astronaut, Frank, Rui, Julian, and six anonymous—and 230 other supporters on Patreon. Caleb Henry (@CHenry_SN) | Twitter Caleb Henry, Author at SpaceNews.com OneWeb's first six satellites in orbit following Soyuz launch - SpaceNews.com Caleb Henry on Twitter: “Just realized Twitter clipped the video BEFORE you can see Soyuz. Here is the actual video.” Average revenue per user (ARPU) Wyler claims breakthrough in low-cost antenna for OneWeb, other satellite systems - SpaceNews.com C-Band Alliance plan would require 5G networks to pay for eight new satellites - SpaceNews.com 5G trumps weather in spectrum debate - SpaceNews.com Satellite antenna companies divided on near-term feasibility of cheap flat panels - SpaceNews.com Email your thoughts, comments, and questions to [email protected] Follow @WeHaveMECO Listen to MECO Headlines Join the Off-Nominal Discord Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Overcast, Pocket Casts, Spotify, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn or elsewhere Subscribe to the Main Engine Cut Off Newsletter Buy shirts and Rocket Socks from the Main Engine Cut Off Shop Support Main Engine Cut Off on Patreon Music by Max Justus
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