Recent Military News
Lockheed Martin's $8M Modification from DoD for Advanced Extremely High Frequency, Milstar, and Defense Satellite Communications System III
This modification brings the total cumulative face value of the contract to $775,496,626.
NRL Celebrates 60 Years of Vanguard I Satellite, Many 'Firsts' were Accomplished in 1958
Despite this unfortunate setback, the Vanguard Project had still come a long way toward solving the problems of putting a satellite into orbit.
Curtiss-Wright Releases Their VPX3-535 3U VPX Virtex UltraScale+ FPGA 6 Gsps Transceiver
optimized for RADAR, Electronic Warfare, Signal Intelligence, Radar Warning Receivers and Software Defined Radio applications...
Defense Health Agency Awards Cherokee Nation Technologies for On-Site Services
CNT will provide on-site scientific, professional, and technical service support, including Army satellite support, epidemiology and analysis...
C-COM's Ka-Band Antennas Pass ... Run Rings Around JUPITER™ System that Powers HughesNet™ Gen5 Platform
Operating over the Gen5 service significantly expands C-COM’s addressable market for transportable antenna systems, and will bring very high data ...
Air Force Awards Valuable EELV Launch Services Contracts to SpaceX and ULA
SpaceX has been awarded a $290,594,130 firm-fixed-price and United Launch Alliance (ULA) has been awarded a $351,839,510 firm-fixed-price
General Dynamics Mission Systems Fortress LTE System has Full Interoperability with ND SATCOM's SKYWAN 5G Satellite System
The tests demonstrated full interoperability between Fortress decentralized network architecture for autonomous LTE deployables and SKYWAN satellite mesh...
Major Orders for SlingShot Received by Spectra Group During Satellite 2018
Already popular with specialist users in the U.S., in the run up to Satellite 2018 Spectra Group has received a total of 12 separate orders with a...
Ball Aerospace's Many Accomplishments at Satellite 2018 ... Phased Array Antennas, Optical Communications and Remote Sensing and More
Ball's new 5G Rapid Prototype Phased Array with Anokiwave, Inc. will help enable the future of 5G connectivity.
ViaSat-2 Satellite Comms Now Available for Government, Defense and Military Ops
In early March 2018, Viasat conducted a ViaSat-2 SATCOM system demonstration — attended by representatives from the U.S. armed forces....
GetSat Receives Multi-Million Dollar Bounty from U.S. Government for SATCOM Terminals
GetSat's micronized communications terminals are based on the company's patented fully-interlaced InterFLAT panel technology for transmitting and...
Orbital ATK's Multiple Presentations Include the New Robotic Satellite Servicing Vehicle at Satellite 2018
The company will also feature small national security satellite systems such as ESPAStar™ and ESPASat™.
Quintech® Electronics' Matrix Goes to the Extreme with XTREME 32 Port Matrix Switch at Satellite 2018
XTREME 32 matrix switch that has an innovative asymmetric design to offer either a 16x16 or 8x24 port fan-out configuration in a 1 RU chassis.
XTAR's New President and CEO ... He Will Be a Champion of Their Solutions
These advantages can be a difference maker for military and government users in the challenging communications environments, and he is happy to ...
Orbit Is First to Connect Ships Everywhere, Anytime with 2.2 Meter Multiband Maritime Satellite Communications Terminal
Multiband C-/Ka- and Ku-/Ka-band stabilized maritime satcom solution enables internet services over LEO/MEO satellites and legacy GEO satellites.
RAF's Carbonite-2 Brings, for the First Time, Space Alive in Living 'Colour'
the Carbonite-2 offers sovereign, full-motion color video from space for the RAF for the first time.
ArianeGroup's Tour De Force as Subsidiaries Join Together at Satellite 2018
It will be a first for the ArianeGroup at Satellite 2018 as its subsidiaries Arianespace, Pyroalliance, and Sodern, will all be present and sharing ...
China Test Fires YF-77 Rocket Engine to (Hopefully) Prepare for Return-to-Flight of Long March 5 and More
The Long March 5 heavy-lift rocket successfully debuted in late 2016 but failed to reach orbit with its second flight, in July.
Virtual Machine-Based Satellite Ground Comms Architecture Delivered by Kratos for WGS
The delivery includes virtual machine software versions of Kratos’ Front End Processor (vFEP) and Gateway (vGTW) systems. The vFEPs and vGTWs...
Japan Launches a Secretive Optical ISR Satellite
The optical reconnaissance satellite will be used for monitoring developments at North Korean missile launch facilities and increases the...