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DARPA—Five NexGen Technologies for Positioning, Navigation + Timing (PNT)


[SatNews] It is difficult to imagine the modern world without the Global Positioning System (GPS), which provides real-time positioning, navigation and timing (PNT) data for countless military and civilian uses.
 
U.S. Air Force, United Launch Alliance + SpaceX—The Wheel Continues To Turn Regarding Launch Vehicle Contracts (Legal)
[SatNews] The United States Air Force must now enter into negotiations with SpaceX regarding launch contracts—a federal judge order the formal discussions as SpaceX has...
 
Russia + Krunichev—Angara Space Rocket Complex' Next Testing Phase (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] Preparations are now  in full swing for the launch of Angara 5 heavy-lift launch...
 
NASA, Boeing, Sierra Nevada Corporation + SpaceX—Progression To A New American Spacecraft (Business)
[SatNews] Spacecraft and rocket development is on pace this summer for NASA's aerospace industry partners for the agency's Commercial Crew Program as they progress...
 
Surrey's.. Orbital Test Bed Satellite To Car Pool/Rideshare With NASA's Deep Space Atomic Clock
[SatNews] ...next-generation programmable receiver equipment, allows in-orbit test, demonstration, and qualification of a product that will be used on...
 
NSR's Report...All About Sweet Spots + Ku-Band Connectivity
[SatNews] It is also where the market for connectivity has already taken off with over 680 planes already connected.
 
SATURDAY'S UPDATE: Launch Of U.S. Strategic Command + ULA Space Surveillance Network Sensor Scrubbed Again
[SatNews]  This is certainly an exercise in patience, as once again today's launch was unsuccessful.
 
RSCC + OOO Isatel...Send Shivering SatCom Service To Scientific Ice Research In Arctic & Antarctic
[SatNews] The current solution is based on maritime VSAT, affording the user on board a wide range of cutting-edge digital communications services.
 
Space Systems/Loral + U.S.A.F...Busy Company Just Got Busier...Qualifies For U.S. Government Payloads (Business Moves)
[SatNews] As a manufacturer of commercial satellites with 74 GEO satellites currently on orbit, and in partnership with MDA, which has a long history of LEO satellite experience, including ...
 
Lockheed Martin + USAF Space & Missile Systems Center—You Won't Find These HOPS In Any Brewed Beverage (Hosted Payloads)
[SatNews] Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] has been competitively selected for the U.S. Air Force’s Hosted Payload Solutions (HoPS) initiative, which is aimed at integrating some...
 
SES + USAF Space & Missile Systems Center—You Also Won't Find These HOPS In Any Brewed Beverage (Hosted Payloads)
[SatNews] SES Government Solutions (SES GS) is one of 14 awardees granted a share of a contract worth in total a...
 
Russia—Progress M-24M Heading Out For ISS (Launch)
[SatNews] Russia’s Soyuz space carrier with Progress M-24M freighter blasted off to the International Space Station (ISS) from the Baikonur space center in Kazakhstan early...
 
NASA... Celebrates Chandra's 15th Birthday With Photos + Shock Waves Millions Of Miles Per Hour (Event | Satellite)
 
[SatNews] NASA has released four new images of supernova remnants, showing spectacular cosmic vistas that are the glowing debris fields created when massive stars exploded at the ends of their lives.
 
House of Representatives—STELA For SatTV Subscribers Passes (Legislation)
[SatNews] Satellite content providers will now be able to repurpose signals from other markets when their...
 
Telit M2MAir Drives Automile Pro...A Little Black Box Tells All (M2M)
[SatNews] The Stockholm-based automobile-tracking startup will partner with the global m2m (Machine to Machine) communications enabler, using their Mobile Core to provide ...
 
Sierra Nevada Corporation—Making It Past Milestone 9 (Spacecraft Testing)
[SatNews] Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) has successfully passed Milestone 9, the Risk Reduction and Technology Readiness Level (TRL) Advancement Testing milestone, for several critical...
 
JAXA + Quasi-Zenith Satellite—Japanese Government Pinpoints Natural Disasters Down To Centimeters  (Satellites)
[SatNews] An updated disaster prevention and evacuation system is more vital than ever after a devastating mudslide hit Nagiso early in July…
 
Arianespace Sets The Date For The Big Bang Mission (Launch)
[SatNews] This fifth and final European ATV – designated Georges Lemaître after the Belgian physicist and father of the Big Bang theory...
 
SES Government Solutions (SES GS) + USAF Space & Missile Systems Center (SMC)—Picking Up Pathfinder (MILSATCOM)
[SatNews]  SES Government Solutions (SES GS) has been awarded an $8,245,160 firm-fixed-price COMSATCOM Pathfinder contract by the...
 
Harris Corporation—Multi-Band + Multi-Mission Solution For TacOps (Comms)
[SatNews] Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) has received a $15 million order to deliver its latest...