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U.S. Air Force Contracts with Roccor ... Antennas for Space Mission
the antenna will fly on a mission “intended to enhance warfighters’ situational awareness by extending the range of Link 16 tactical communications
 
Loft Orbital's $13 Million Funds Operations
The company acquired Series A funding with a collection of $13 million to support operations in Boulder, Colorado, and Toulouse, France...
 
Gilat's Wavestream Flying High with $5 Million Order
To support the continued rollout of its airborne systems, the company selected the Wavestream (Inflight Connectivity) IFC transceiver for that...
 
Kepler and Cobham SATCOM Partner Offering 'User Terminal-as-a-Service'
new service was announced to eliminate barriers to widespread adoption of high capacity data services over Kepler’s Low Earth Orbit (LEO) network.
 
'Rosie' Rocks Rocket Lab
The newly installed, custom-built, 140 sq/meter robot enables the precision machining of Electron’s carbon composite structures, including stage 1...
 
NRO's Smallsats Launched
Led by NRO’s Advanced Systems and Technology (AS&T) directorate, the two cubesats are part of the NRO’s IMPACT project – an R&D effort to...
 
ATLAS and Aevum Partner for USAF's ASLON-45 LEO Mission
The partnership expands on the existing collaboration between the companies with the $4.9 million ASLON-45 mission, which will provide LEO...
 
Industry First ... $50M in Funding for EO to BlackSky from Intelsat
BlackSky is in the process of expanding its constellation of smallsats that the company declares "will deliver the highest revisit rate in the industry."
 
Safety First ... Aerojet Rocketdyne Engines' Successful Starliner Pad Abort Test 
Aerojet Rocketdyne launch abort engines ... can go from dormant to delivering a combined 181,000 pounds of thrust in just one-quarter of a second.
 
ST Engineering Travels to AfricaCom 2019 and also Receives Contract from Arabsat
ST Engineering iDirect will be exhibiting at the show at stands D35A and F9, featuring iDirect and Newtec product lines...
 
Veterans Day, Lest We Forget...
Veterans Day, lest we forget...
 
SpaceX Success as 60 Starlink Satellites Launch From Repurposed Falcon 9 Rocket
Falcon 9’s first stage previously supported the Iridium-7, SAOCOM-1A, and Nusantara Satu missions, and this Starlink mission's fairing was previously...
 
Viasat's Multi-Mission Terminal Begins Certification for the UK MoD's Skynet SATCOM X-Band System
Viasat’s MMT, being a tri-band, multi-network software-defined solution, delivers high-quality IP-based voice, video and data networking across ...
 
Viasat and EL AL Israel Airlines Expand IFC Connectivity Partnership
In addition to the Boeing 777 fleet, Viasat equipment currently powers the connectivity experience across EL AL’s Boeing 787 Dreamliner, Boeing...
 
Aerojet Rocketdyne and NASA Demos Advanced Electric Propulsion System Thruster at Full Power 
Aerojet Rocketdyne-developed AEPS thrusters are slated to be used on the Power and Propulsion Element of NASA’s Gateway, the agency’s orbiting...
 
Kepler's World's First High-Bandwidth Satellite for Scientists Adrift on an Arctic Ice Sheet 
hundreds of scientists and operations crew will remain locked into the Arctic ice sheet ... The team will spend the next 12 months drifting
 
The Right Touch ... Multi-Million Dollar Contract for CPI's TouchPower™ HPA Series
The company will supply state-of-the-art TouchPower™ HPA series for upgrades and expansions of this important customer’s teleports.
 
Kratos Microwave Electronics Division's $15 Million in C5 Related Orders 
Work under these recent orders will be performed in secure Kratos production facilities. Due to competitive, customer related and other...
 
Fractal Antenna Systems Awaits Pending Issuance of a Major Patent for SATCOM
Stacking antennas, especially arrays, on solar cells was previously impractical. Antenna elements and feed system can severely shadow solar ...
 
To Reach $18.9 Billion ... BCC Research's 'Remote Sensing Technologies and Global Markets' Analysis and Report
Agriculture represents the most active area in which remote sensing is being used for problem solving. Agricultural applications rely heavily on...