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This is Alén Space's blog for nanosatellites and space content. If you want to put your business idea in space and you are interested in the functionalities and potentials of small satellites and CubeSats, this is your place. More information avaliable upon request.

How to Use Small Satellites for ADS-B and Asset Tracking

If we talk about major trends in the use of small satellites, then we have to talk about asset tracking. Geolocation has long been a part of our lives. When we make any kind of purchase on the Internet, we are used to knowing the status and location of our order practically in real time. If that is a reality on a small scale, with...

8 Steps to Develop your Space Business Ideas in the New Space Age

When we talk about the New Space age, every second counts. If a few decades ago there was talk of the “space race” between the United States and the Soviet Union, today there has been no change in the need to be the first... or to reach space earlier than the competition. The difference is that what was once a tug of war between two...

Small Satellites: What Tech Do You Need for Space IoT Services?

If you intend to enter the New Space age to offer space IoT services with the help of small satellites, the last thing you want to read is probably an explanation of what IoT (Internet of Things) is, what M2M (Machine to Machine) communications are, or how many millions of connected devices there will be worldwide in 2030. We promise...

Q&A: 15 Critical Questions before Hiring a Nanosatellite Provider

When we need a computer or a car, we all know more or less what questions we should ask. It is not the same with small satellites. Although CubeSats have opened up space to startups and companies of different sizes, they are still far from being a day-to-day investment. That's why it's important to be clear about what to ask before...