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November 18th, 2019
 
 
Billions from USAF's SMC for Lockheed Martin
This contract provides for operations, sustainment and enhancement activities to support the USAF's Advanced Extremely High Frequency...
 
Inmarsat's GX5 Liftoff Date is Established
The expected mission time of the Ariane 5 rocket is 34 minutes, 14 seconds, with separation of the 4,007 kg. GX5 satellite the final step at approximately 34 minutes, 7 seconds after launch.
 
Two Year Anniversary for Kratos' Constellations... Win, Win, Win
from established players such as Lockheed Martin, SES Government Solutions and Boeing to innovative upstarts like Capricorn Space, Phase Four
 
Gilat Gets Millions from SES
This multi-million-dollar contract establishes Gilat as a significant Non-Geostationary Orbit (NGSO) player through the technological innovation of...
 
IOT Protocol Completed for Spacecom's AMOS-17 Satellite
AMOS-17 is an HTS satellite designed specifically to meet Africa’s fast-growing communication demands. The satellite's extensive C-band HTS...
 
ST Engineering iDirect's New Executives Come from Newtec
they are in the midst of a pivotal time in the satellite communications industry, and the combination of Newtec and ST Engineering iDirect has created ...
 
Hughes' S-Band Terminal Debuts from EchoStar Mobile
The Hughes 4500 is the first S-band terminal in the market featuring low power consumption, ultra-light weight, and a simple installation process...
 
A ViSION™ Debut from Lepton Global Solutions
The ViSION™ network is an iDirect, Evolution-based satellite communications network based on high-powered...
 
SAIT and WORK Microwave's CubeSats and SmallSats High-Performance Test
downlink transmitters feature high throughput, state-of-the-art adaptive error correction coding and modulation, flexible interface options, and small
 
Sentinel-6A Operational Fitness Check by Airbus
"Copernicus Sentinel-6" is an operational ocean altimetry mission to provide continuity of ocean topography measurements over the next decade...
 
Space Startup Summit will Focus on Startups' Trends, Stories and Pitches 
the latest trends in space industry investments, startups stories who have successfully worked with government and pitches from 14 U.S. selected
 
Mission Assurance Summit and Keeping Ahead of Emerging Threats
The focus of mission assurance must shift from systems to warfighters. What matters most is if the Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, and Marines in the field can ...
 
Largest USAF Space Operator Class Underway
The course started November 5 and is expected to send Airmen to the 2nd Space Operations Squadron and the 4th SOPS upon graduation on...
 
ISIS Plans Multi-Spectral Optical EO Mission 
As a result of the close collaboration between ISISpace and Simera Sense, they can deliver turnkey EPO solutions for a range of remote sensing...
 
USAF Cyberspace Capabilities Center Created
The center, or CCC, absorbed the Air Force Network Integration Center, Air Combat Command’s Cyberspace Support Squadron and the 38th...
 
Substrate Panels for ESA's JUICE
Given the extreme distance from the Sun, the JUICE spacecraft asked for an exceptionally large solar array in order to generate sufficient power.
 
Resolve Optics Looking Out for Spacecraft
Many different types of optical imaging and sensing systems are used today to observe and measure the Earth and the universe at large. However...