Saying #flarewell is sad, saying the final flarewell is even worse. Saying flarewell to SV 97 nearly breaks my heart. It has been my favorite satellite. Here’s why – you will soon notice that there was always something special about those sightings. At first, SV 97 was a bit shy and we only met rather… Read More Thanks, you were the best!
aSpIrM-4 congratulates Iridium on the completion of the NEXT constellation with an allegoric installation flying in the sky: … Read More aSpIrM-4: High as a kite
Here’s the aSpIrM-3 Webcast: Awesome launch footage, deployment of Iridia, Spongebob and Dragolino payloads, an onboard camera flight with droneship landing and the best countdown ever.… Read More The aSpIrM-3 Webcast
aSpIrM is about emulating the Iridium NEXT launches with SpaceX. So when Iridium introduced their playlist for Launch 7, we were totally thrilled because it was an awesome move. And we had no choice and couldn’t help … … Introducing the aSpIrM-3 launch soundtrack! For the aSpIrM-3 launch, music lovers of the OxidanSky team have… Read More The awesome aSpIrM-3 playlist
Flare lovers, this is SO for you! The “Catch the Iridium” project wants to crowdsource photographs of each remaining Block-1 Iridium satellite before we finally have to say #flarewell.… Read More Catch the Iridium
Here’s the facts: We saw one of the most stunning Iridium flares ever. It was a bright –5.4 mag flare of Iridium 97, flaring very close to the moon.
And here’s the magic: … Read More The most beautiful Iridium flare ever
Starmam launches five Iridia satellites and a reviously undisclosed hosted payload. Now we know what she had been carrying on board: … Read More aSpirM-2 main mission: Starmam