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$50 Million from Intelsat to BlackSky
This infusion of new capital will allow BlackSky to augment existing assets and alliances. According to the firm, this influx of capital will ensure the...
 
Australia's Department of Defence Awards CyberOps Smallsat Security Development Contract
The contract with CyberOps aims to improve Australia’s growing sovereign space industry by increasing the security and resilience of the nation's military space systems...
 
Forrester Reports: The Sale of Inmarsat is in Jeopardy
A relatively small shareholder (2.85 per cent), Oaktree Capital Management, has called for the sale to be halted, arguing that the...
 
Iridium Obtains a New Credit Agreement for Additional Financial Flexibility
The new credit agreement formally retires Iridium’s previous credit facility initiated in 2010 and guaranteed by BPI France (formerly COFACE), which...
 
Leadership Appointments as Raytheon Consolidates in Merger of Equals with United Technologies
The consolidation has taken place of Raytheon and United Technologies, the next matter of business involves the appointments of the top executives.
 
CACI NSS' $63 Million Contract Modification for Support of the USAF's Satellite Control Network
The modification exercises the third option period effective November 22, 2019.  This contract provides for continued operations and maintenance at...
 
Forrester Reports: Telesat Raises New Debt to Pay Down Older Debt
The new borrowings are priced at 6.5 percent and are not due until October of 2027. The debt offering was originally designed to raise $500 million and...
 
Kleos Space's Newest Appointments ... She's Finance and Operations Manager; He's Backend Developer and Programmer
Announcements of two new appointments from Kleos Space S.A. will help to broaden its head office financial and research operations in Luxembourg.
 
Valued at Up to $986 Million ... USAF SMC Selects Firefly Black as a Launch Service Provider
Firefly Black intends to bridge demand between pure small launch capability and that provided by the National Security Space Launch...
 
Satelles Inc. Receives Millions in Series C Round Financing Led by C5 Capital for Proprietary System
Satelles’ Satellite Time and Location (STL) signals are available anywhere on Earth, without the need for local infrastructure, providing a service for...
 
Boeing Invests $20Million in Virgin Galactic to Transform Global Travel Technologies
This investment brings together two companies with extensive experience in the space industry. Virgin Galactic is a pioneer of commercial human...
 
NASA Awards Astrobotic with CubeRover Contract
The rover, roughly the size of a shoebox and weighing in at under five pounds, can carry its own payloads or team up with other CubeRovers as...
 
Global IP's African Broadband Satellite Service to Try Again
The ‘new’ Global-IP project is backed by Bronzelink Holdings Ltd. of Hong Kong, and reports suggest that the company is looking to renegotiate the...
 
Maxar Technologies' $14.2 Million GEOINT Contract for Red Wing Development from Air Force Research Lab 
While data is the critical fuel for geospatial analysts, the ever-increasing volume of available information requires increased levels of automation...
 
West African Acquisition of TECNA Suarl in Dakar by German ND SATCOM 
enhance outreach and interaction between the company and its customers, partners and the leading communication companies in the West Africa region.
 
Morgan Stanley Research:  Intelsat S.A. — Catalyst Driven Idea
The FCC's Final Report and Order should address if — and how (private auction, etc.) — the C-Band, currently used by satellite providers can be...
 
U.S. Army's Cyber and Comms Development to be Supported by Northrop Grumman and Speedcast Government
The contract will allow the U.S. Army to procure an entire range of Cyber Electromagnetic Activities (CEMA) aimed at advancing the force’s tactical...
 
Relativity Space Closes Series C Funding Round to Launch Entirely 3D Printed Rocket
Built from raw material to launch-ready in less than 60 days with a payload capacity up to 1250 kg., Relativity’s Terran 1 rocket is now upgraded to a...
 
Iridium Commissioned by DISA for AFSPC Innovation and Enhancements Work
Known as the Gateway Evolution Contract (GEC), this contract enables ongoing innovation and critical enhancements for the U.S. Government’s...
 
Strong Funding for NASA's Lunar Discovery and Exploration Initiative Delivered by Astrobotic
At $22.75 billion, the FY2020 bill would provide a record amount of funding for NASA. This follows multiple years of progressively more funding for the...