Recent Military News
DoD Contracts—Data Link Solutions + ViaSat—Transformation For MIDS Into JTRS (Comms)
[SatNews] Data Link Solutions, LLC, and ViaSat both receive DoD contracts for...
XTAR + Leidos—Agreement For AISR (Business—Teleport)
[SatNews] XTAR, LLC has signed an agreement with Leidos to support testing of manned airborne intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (AISR) aircraft...
Harris Corporation—Certification Received Up Through Top Secret Info Level (Comms)
[SatNews] Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) has received Type-1 National Security Agency (NSA) certification for...
Northrop Grumman + U.S. Navy— CANES Do... (C4ISR)
[SatNews] The U.S. Navy has selected Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) as one of five contractors for the Consolidated Afloat Networks and Enterprise Services (CANES) full...
Northrop Grumman + U.S. Navy—Cooperative, Unmanned Flying Aboard The USS Theodore Roosevelt (UCAS)
[SatNews] Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) and the U.S. Navy offered a glimpse of the future of carrier aviation...
Air Force Space Command...In General Change Is Good (Executive Moves)
[SatNews] The general's staff assignments include tours with the Air Force Secretariat, the Air Staff, the Joint Staff and the Commander's Action Group at Headquarters Air Force Space Command as Director.
U.S. Military + ASC Signal... Four For Three...Four Contracts For A TriFold™ = Worldwide Defense
“An expanding range of customers in military and civilian government agencies are finding them the right solution to support critical field operations.”
General Dynamics C4 Systems SATCOM Technologies + Lockheed Martin—Ground Work For The Space Fence (Orbital Debris Detection)
[SatNews] General Dynamics C4 Systems SATCOM Technologies received a contract from Lockheed Martin to design and build the...
Northrop Grumman's Global Hawk Watches The Skies Like A Hawk For Antiterrorism, Antipiracy ...Completes 100th Mission
[SatNews] "It offers unmatched range and persistence... combatant commander demand for the RQ-4 continues to skyrocket ..."
Kratos + ABS...An EPOCH® Decision Expands Fleet Management System + Excites With All-Electric ABS-3A + ABS-2A Satellites
[SatNews] "...system provides us with the uniqueness to be able to operate our satellites from different manufacturers under one umbrella system and optimize the operational efficiency, flexibility and reliability of our satellites."
Northrop Grumman...Provides Mission Critical Info To Air Force Weather Agency ($300M Contract)
[SatNews]... "team ensures all systems are operational and available, enabling the Air Force to provide the continuous, complete and current weather information that is so critical to our military for mission success. "
SIS LIVE...Brings Frontline To Front Of The House...Uplinks To British Army's Satellite Newsgathering Truck... (SNG)
[SatNews] AMC specified a vehicle to be used in three distinct roles: as an edit van in all disciplines; as an SNG and as...
General Dynamics..Rifleman Radios + Manpack Radios Go The Distance To Save Soldiers...2,000 Mile Transmission via MUOS Satellites
[SatNews] The demonstration also successfully showed how dismounted Soldiers, separated by thousands of miles, can use the PRC-154A Rifleman handheld radios and connect through PRC-155 Manpack radios at the platoon level and below.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' Defense & Rocket Support Services (DRSS)—Support For SPAWAR (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:KTOS) has announced that their Defense & Rocket Support Services (DRSS) Division is a key member of the Systems Technology Forum, Ltd. team that was recently awarded...
ULA... Changes In High Places...President + CEO (Executive Moves)
[SatNews] In that position he oversaw 4,500 employees and managed a diverse portfolio for U.S. and international customers.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' RT Logic—An Applicable Grounding For GPS OCX (Satellite—Components)
[SatNews] Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:KTOS) has revealed that their RT Logic subsidiary has been awarded a $1 million follow-on contract to...
U.S. Air Force Selects Airbus Defense + Space... Services Worth US$500M For LEO Hosted Payloads
[SatNews] ..."is well-positioned to offer the Air Force and other U.S. government customers affordable and dependable access to space for ..."
Northrop Grumman... Reveals Why They Are Centurions In The Skies...17th Annual Space and Missile Defense Symposium
[SatNews] The two Space Tracking and Surveillance System demonstration satellites are showing the ability of a space sensor to provide...
U.S. Air Force...Has A New Attitude Regarding Small Space Satellites
[SatNews] However, currently CubeSats have limited three-axis stabilization and do not provide adequate maneuverability, or pointing, to meet mission requirements.
Air Force Association—General Hostage Discusses Combat Mission Readiness (Event)
[SatNews] Maintaining combat mission readiness in the midst of sequestration and budget...