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U.S.A.F. Bids Farewell to the ANGELS Satellite
ANGELS was an experimental satellite that tested the boundaries of orbital mechanics and capabilities of space systems. The satellite was launched in...
 
Giving the DoD's DIUx Program the EO Benefits of ICEYE
The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) launched DIUx in 2015 to build a bridge between commercial technological innovation and national security...
 
xG Technology's IMT Vislink Enterprises Gain U.S. Army ISR Contract
Equipment covered by the contract includes ruggedized, lightweight hand-held receivers designed to display real-time video imagery transmitted by...
 
DoD Awards Iridium Satellite Network Services Contract
This option is for a follow-on requirement to procure continued communication support services that may be implemented for use in...
 
Lockheed Martin and the U.S. Navy's Communications Satellite Program Office Hand Over MUOS-5 to NAVSOC
The October 11 milestone followed the successful completion of the MUOS-5 satellite’s on orbit testing and delivery of all operational products...
 
UAS Beam Switching Proven Viable by Intelsat General
The tests validated the compatibility of the Intelsat EpicNG platform with the newly developed beam switching capability of the Block 5 Predator® ...
 
Veterans Day, Lest We Forget...
Veterans Day, lest we forget...
 
National Defense Authorization Act Really Initiates Space Reforms for the U.S. Air Force [SpaceNews]
Air Force Space Command is the focal point for a "space service" and will have the authority to organize, train and equip all U.S. Air Force space ...
 
Weather System Follow-On Contract from DoD for Ball Aerospace
The company will provide for system design and risk reduction with a passive microwave imaging radiometer instrument and hosted government...
 
The Development of the Heart of the GPS III Satellite's Navigation Payload — the MDU — Completed by Harris Corporation
The current Harris payload for GPS III space vehicles (SVs) 1-10 includes a greater than three times reduction in range error, up to eight times increase...
 
Advantech Wireless Readies for AfricaCom and Global MilSatcom 2017 with Second Gen WaveSwitch™ and the Latest on Gallium Nitride
Applications that could not be addressed in the past, are now possible, with the right combination of network planning and hardware selection.
 
Reshetnev Information Satellite Systems Announces Orders for Russian Meridian-M Military Satellites
The timeframe had been selected taking into account the time when the existing Meridian satellites will start to be retired in a planned manner...
 
Future Soldier Technology Conference 2018 Info Now Available from SMi
Building on the successes of last year’s meeting, Future Soldier Technology 2018 will also include a dedicated pre-conference focus day on Dismounted...
 
Israel Aerospace Industries' First Orders for Fighter Jets' SATCOM Network System 
ELTA's ELK-1882T SATCOM network system will be installed for the first time on tens of very advanced Western fighters, with first deliveries planned...
 
Air Force Finally Receives GPS Next Generation Operational Control System
OCX has had numerous challenges delaying the delivery of this critical capability, and this delivery marks a significant program milestone...
 
Boeing's Outreach ... $50+ Million in Grants to 500 Nonprofits Worldwide and Special $25M for Veterans' Programs
Includes three-year commitment of $25 million in support of veterans' programs and services
 
NanoRacks Kaber Pushed Largest Smallsat — Kestrel Eye IIM — from ISS to Orbit
NanoRacks Kaber Deployment Program allows for a larger EXPRESS class of satellites to be deployed from the International Space Station, up to 100...
 
U.S. Air Force's SBIRS GEO Flight-4 Now In Florida and Ready for January Launch 
to provide significantly enhanced capabilities to support missile warning, missile defenses, battlespace awareness and technical intelligence missions.
 
Major Mod for Kratos Contract from U.S.A.F.
Valued at approximately $11.3 million, the update will allow system-consolidation, architectural updates, and security improvements to support...
 
Advantech Wireless to Parade Their Military-Grade Satellite Modem @ Global MilSatCom
The AMT-83L advanced military-grade satellite modem adds a number of advanced features to the AMT-73L modem series, the first worldwide...