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UPDATE: System Is  Fixed, Launch Today? U.S. Strategic Command + ULA... Space Surveillance Network Sensor
[SatNews]  The system has been fixed, and the launch is scheduled for today, however with a 70 percent chance of unfavorable weather...
 
Air Force Space Command—Budget Cuts + Growing Threats Affect Space Ops (Event)
SatNews] Until recently, space was a peaceful domain where orbital and flying craft were unprotected, but adversaries now are developing systems designed to counter advantages...
 
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...
 
Hughes Network...Steady With Thales Defense & Security On Wheels + Ready Anywhere... Anytime
[SatNews] This robust and private network solution can be deployed virtually anywhere, making it ideal for emergency ...
 
United Launch Alliance (ULA) + Air Force Space Command—ANGELS To Be Carried Aloft Via Dual GSSAPs (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] All work is progressing on schedule toward the United Launch Alliance (ULA) launch of the Air Force Space Command (AFSPC)-4's launch, set to lift off on July 23rd at...
 
Russia—Oko-1 Early Warning Satellite Replacement Expected By Q4 (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] According to the Kommersant newspaper, "product 14F142" is on the launch schedule by Russia for...
 
Space Systems/Loral + DARPA—New Capabilities For GEO Missions (Satellite—Hardware)
[SatNews] Space Systems/Loral (SSL) has been selected by the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to integrate the flight hardware for a new capability...
 
U.S. Air Force + Blue Canyon Technologies—It's All About A CubeSat's Attitude (Satellites)
[SatNews]  A new attitude system developed by the Air Force and a small business offers improved capabilities for...
 
45th Space Wing Supports Launch Of ORBCOMM's "X-Factor" OG2 Satellites (Launch)
[SatNews] ...the next generation of satellites have advanced communication technologies and are significantly larger with an "X Factor" that makes them even more powerful, efficient and cutting edge.
 
Senate Could Hand SpaceX A Monopoly In Military Satellite Launches (Forbes)
[SatNews] Forcing ULA out of the market would have incredibly destructive consequences for the whole military space program. 
 
Surrey Satellite Technology + U.S.A.F.'s Program HoPS Into Action For A Win-Win (Hosted Payloads + Military)
[SatNews] “Hosted payloads take advantage of unused spacecraft capacity on faster-paced commercial programs to provide a win–win for all stakeholders. .."
 
Kratos + U.S. Army Agree... Talks Drone On
[SatNews] Not a bad week, so far, with two announced contracts in two days totaling over US$38M.
 
SatNews: In-Depth—U.S.A.F.'s De-Activations + Realignments Realized (The Trimmings Of Sequestration)
[SatNews] There are a number of changes having just been announced by Air Force leaders—through various deactivations and organization realignments...
 
U.S. Army—NERO + CEASAR Join Forces (Comms—Jamming)
[SatNews] Last month within the mountainous terrain of The Great Salt Lake Desert at Dugway Proving Ground Utah, the U.S. Army conducted flight testing of an...
 
Exelis—Technology Presentations @ The 2014 Farnborough Air Show (Comms—RF)
[SatNews] Exelis (NYSE: XLS) will highlight its industry-leading defense, security, and...
 
Kratos...Wins US$4.2M Contract + Ready To Man Unmanned Aerial Drone System (Business Moves)
[SatNews] They can't name the unnamed client purchasing their unmanned drones, but it's good news for the company.
 
Lockheed Martin—MUOS Is Stressed Out (Satellite Testing)
[SatNews] Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] has successfully completed environmental testing of the U.S. Navy’s third Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) satellite, which...
 
Raytheon + U.S.A.F.—Notable Navigation Success That Conquered Jamming (GPS)
[SatNews] The U.S. Air Force has demonstrated successful operation of its next-generation Military-code GPS signal in a...
 
General Dynamics C4 Systems—A Hotspot For Warfighters With WIN-T (Comms)
[SatNews] General Dynamics C4 Systems-built Warfighter Information Network – Tactical (WIN-T) Increment 2 Soldier Network Extension (SNE) continues evolving with new capabilities...