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National Security Agency (NSA), ViaSat + Harris Corporation—Wideband Small Tactical Terminal Receives The Blessing (Tactical Terminal)
[SatNews] The Wideband Small Tactical Terminal (STT) (KOR-24A), co-developed by ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ:VSAT) and Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS), has been certified by NSA and is...
 
U.S.A.F. + ULA... In Position Now To Launch Global Positioning System IIF Satellite (Launch)
[SatNews] "The GPS constellation continues to meet or exceed the performance standards to which the satellites were built."
 
Department of Defense (DoD)—U.S.A.F. Readiness Is Under Siege.... (Government)
[SatNews] To balance readiness today and modernization tomorrow, the Air Force’s fiscal 2015 budget request is shrinking like today’s defense budget, thanks to Congress’...
 
Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command—Data Link Solutions + ViaSat Having The JTRS (TacComms)
[SatNews] Data Link Solutions, LLC, Cedar Rapids, Iowa (N00039-10-D-0031) and ViaSat, Inc., Carlsbad, California (N00039-10-D-0032), are being awarded a combined...
 
U.S.A.F., United Launch Alliance + Boeing—GPS IIF-7 Set For Send Off (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] The U.S. Air Force is scheduled to launch the seventh Boeing built Global Positioning System (GPS) IIF satellite aboard a...
 
U.S.A.F. Space & Missile Systems Center—An ORS-5 Awareness Initiated (Satellite Build)
[SatNews] The U.S.A.F.'s Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) ORS Office, in partnership with SMC's Space Superiority Systems Directorate and Advanced Systems and Development Directorate, is developing a...
 
Defense Strategies Institute—Summit For Military TacComms Upcoming (Event)
[SatNews] From September 9 -10, 2014, at The Mary M. Gates Learning Center in Alexandria, Virginia, Defense Strategies Institute will bring together stakeholders across the...
 
ATI Present New Flash-Flood Warning System = Mass Notification + Flood Monitoring Using Wireless VHF Radio Communication
[SatNews] Having the capability to notify others of an impending emergency is invaluable, and now there is one for ...
 
Wednesday Update: ULA + U.S. Air Force...ANGELS Ride Share + Launch AFSPC-4 To Provide High-Altitude Surveillance (Launch)
[SatNews]  A successful launch, and as as the dust settles comments directly from the experts.
 
Boeing + ViaSat—A First For Boosting Military Bandwidth (Business—SATCOM)
[SatNews] In a first-of-its-kind arrangement for the company, Boeing [NYSE: BA] is providing a U.S. government customer with military Ka-band...
 
Space Systems/Loral (SSL) + U.S.A.F.'s Space & Missile Systems Center (SMC)—The TEMPO Increases (Study)
[SatNews]  Space Systems/Loral (SSL) has been selected by the Department of the Air Force Headquarters Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) as one of three companies to study...
 
General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems + Lockheed Martin—
[SatNews] General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), has been awarded a $25.4 million full-production contract from Lockheed Martin to support...
 
MEI Technologies—One More HoPS Award Announced (Business—Hosted Payloads)
[SatNews] MEI Technologies, Inc. (MEIT) has been awarded a contract under the Hosted Payload Solutions (HoPS) program, making the company eligible to compete under a $494.9 million...
 
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...
 
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.
 
55th Strategic Communications Squadron + DISA—Recognition Of Excellence (MILSATCOM—Award)
[SatNews] The men and women of the 55th Strategic Communications Squadron recently learned that their dedication to excellence was about to be awarded with...
 
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 ...
 
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...