Recent Regulatory/Government News
USAF + ULA...Its A Launch! WGS-5 Wends Its Way Upward (Launch)
[SatNews] The second successful mission for the U.S. Air Force in just nine days...
Boston Micromachines Corp... MEMs For SAT (Optics)
[SatNews] Boston Micromachines Corporation (BMC), a leading provider of MEMS-based deformable mirror (DM) products and
Cobham SATCOM Takes AVIATOR 200 Onboard Pilatus IPC-12
[SatNews] The product offers the perfect broadband and voice solution for the PC-12, as it is practical and affordable, and the system is easily installed."
Indra Brings Telemedicine To Sub-Saharan Africa
[SatNews] this project is to support the implementation and subsequent expansion of financially viable telemedicine services in Africa...
SIA Says OK To Draft Regulations...From Munitions To Commerce Control
[SatNews] pleased that the Administration has moved quickly to right-size the rules that govern exports of satellites and their parts and components...
Los Angeles Air Force Base... Event Assets Include Rescue Airmen (Launch)
[SatNews] Reserve Airmen from the 920th Rescue Wing, Patrick Air Force Base, Florida, supported the successful launch of
Ecuador... Spatial Fender Bender For Pegaso (Satellite)
[SatNews] A small Ecuadoran satellite collided in orbit with the remains of a Russian rocket, certainly classifiable as "junk," but it is too soon to know
NASA... Jason-3 Accoutrements Arrive Safely (Satellite)
[SatNews] Three NASA-built instruments that are integral components of the next in a series of U.S./European ocean altimetry satellites
NASA... Down + In "Storage" (Satellite)
[SatNews] On May 22, 2013, GOES-East, a key weather satellite that observes the eastern part of the
ITT Exelis... A Deep Commitment (Support)
[SatNEws] The Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) has selected ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) to provide
Northrop Grumman... Titan Test Totally Terrific (UAV | UAS)
[SatNews] The Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC)-built MQ-4C Triton high-altitude unmanned aircraft successfully
Latvia... Set To Join Space Faring Nations... (Satellite)
[SatNews] The first Latvian satellite Venta-1 has been completed and is
Here's Looking @ Earth... Arctic Ice Lead (Imagery)
[SatNews] Maps and visualizations of the Arctic often give the impression that the ice cap is a continuous sheet of stationary ice.
Russia... New Centers Established (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Three space data reception and processing centers are to start operating by 2015 in the
Harris Corporation... From Aging To Advanced... (Comms)
[SatNews] Genesee County, New York, has awarded Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) an $8 million contract to replace
Rohde & Schwarz... Systems For Defense + CLIPSTER For The Gulf (Comms + Digital Cinema)
[SatNews] Rohde & Schwarz will provide state-of-the-art, fully IP-based R&S VCS-4G voice communications system to the
Here's Looking @ Earth... The Prelude To Devastation + Destruction (Imagery)
[SatNews] The satellite image of the destructive Oklahoma tornado
Orbit Logic... Set To Prime A Prototype For U.S.A.F. (Planning)
[SatNews] Orbit Logic has signed a Phase II SBIR contract sponsored by the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) for the development of
Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA)... Mobility Device Approval (Comms)
[SatNews] The Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) has approved the
U.K. Space Agency + ESA... Brit To Become An ISS Astronaut (Event)
[SatNews] Former Apache helicopter pilot Tim Peake is to become the first British astronaut to visit the