Cassini is in the "Grand Finale" of its mission, with 22 approaches planned before a dive into the planet's atmosphere.
The mission, flight VA236, is carrying two communications satellites and was originally scheduled for mid-March.
It's unclear how this proposal would work with existing NASA studies of a Europa lander mission that could launch as soon as 2025.
Some analysts speculate that Apple is pursuing a broadband satellite constellation by backing proposals made by Boeing.
Sources said the company planned to extend the deadline for bondholders to exchange current bonds with new ones until mid-May.
It's the first in a new line of spacecraft designed to eventually support a Chinese space station.
A bill would create a legal framework for companies to have rights to space resources they extract.
The Oklahoma Republican told a Tulsa TV station that he was recently interviewed again by the White House for the job.
The White House declined to comment on any interest the administration has in mining the moon.
The spacecraft, also known as ChinaSat-16, will test Ka-band communications and other spacecraft technologies.
Last month's budget proposal included terminating four planned or operational missions designed at least in part to collect climate-related data.
ASI said it will launch a Cosmo-Skymed radar satellite from French Guiana, co-manifested with ESA's Cheops exoplanet satellite.
Nearly every engine stockpiled for use on upper stages of Proton rockets has defects, investigation concludes
The head of state rocket engine manufacturer Energomash, said that 71 engines require "complete overhauls" to correct defects found.