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U.S. GSA Awards Maximum $450 Million to Viasat to Ensure Warfighters' Security Across Battlespace
Through this award, Viasat will deliver a diverse portfolio of technologies and services to advance communications, intelligence, security and...
 
DIY Smallsat Kit Launched by AmbaSat as a Kickstarter Project
The AmbaSat-1 is a tiny space satellite kit that you assemble and code yourself and is now available — watch the demonstration video via this...
 
The $3.4 Billion Acquisition of Inmarsat is Approved by a Majority of the Company's Shareholders
The bid, estimated to total some $3.4 billion, was recommended for approval  by the shareholders by the company's board of directors as being...
 
U.S. Special Operations Command Awards Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Smallsat Contract to n-Ask Inc.
The work will be performed primarily at the n~Ask Colorado facility. The period of performance is scheduled to run through September 2020.
 
Maxar Technologies to Receive Full Insurance Coverage for the Firm's WorldView-4 On-Orbit Failure
Insurance proceeds have already been received from several insurers and full payment is expected to be delivered within 30 days. Maxar will use the...
 
Comtech Telecommunications Corporation Contract for SNAP Terminals is Upped
SNAP terminals provide quick and mobile satellite communications capabilities to personnel in the field. The contract has been funded $50.6 ...
 
CGI Signs with Thales Alenia Space France to Provide Galileo Satellite Navigation Services
Valued at approximately 14 million euros, the contract will last until the end of 2020. CGI experts are working on this strategic project from Rotterdam and Toulouse...
 
C5ISR Award to Kratos Defense and Security Solutions
Kratos supports C5ISR Systems that include Patriot, THAAD, other missile and radar systems, unmanned aerial systems, CBRNE and surface...
 
ORBCOMM and Kordia Receive AIS Contract Extension from the Australian Maritime Safety Authority
ORBCOMM and Kordia will provide satellite Automatic Identification System (AIS) data used for ship tracking and other maritime navigational ...
 
SpeQtral Announces $1.9 Million Seed Funding to Power Space-Based Quantum Comms Systems
Formerly known as S15 Space Systems, SpeQtral is building space-based quantum communication systems rooted in advanced technologies ...
 
Blue Canyon Technologies' New Mexico Expansion is One of the Largest to Create Some of the Smallest Satellites 
The new space will be an advantage to support execution of the DARPA Blackjack Phase 1 program, as well as the AFRL ASCENT program.  
 
Forrester Reports: $500 Million in Funding Being Sought by SpaceX
According to a regulatory filing, Elon Musk’s Space Exploration Technologies is the vehicle, and the target for the cash is the company’s...
 
SpaceX Raising $500 Million from Investors
The company run by Elon Musk has agreed on financing terms with existing shareholders and new investor Baillie Gifford & Co., who will pay...
 
Satellite Research Center Launched to Advance the Australian Space Industry
The national SmartSat CRC will be headquartered at the University of South Australia and will bring together an A$190 million cash and in-kind...
 
Boeing to Outfit U.S.Navy Poseidon Aircraft with WGS Comms Kits
Fiscal 2019 research, development, test and evaluation (Navy) funds in the amount of $19,118,429 are being obligated on this award, none of which will...
 
A New Office and an Influx of More Investment Dollars for Astroscale Holdings
Astroscale has also secured an additional $30 million in an extension of the firm's Series D investment round. The funding extension round brings the ...
 
Forrester Reports: Equity Analysts' Report Makes for Worrying Reading for Eutelsat
The bank says that its conclusion is based on the likelihood that Eutelsat would have to adjust its guidance downward for this fiscal year (to June...
 
Innovative SAR Payload Development Award from the UK Space Agency to Surrey Satellite Technology and Oxford Space Systems
This new technology delivers a truly disruptive solution and is a key enabler for the next-generation of SAR services from orbit where there are currently...
 
Calian Group Acquires SatService
Based in Steisslingen, Germany, SatService offers innovative engineering solutions and products for the satellite communications market. Its business...
 
ST Engineering Enters Into a Conditional Share Purchase Agreement for 100 Percent Ownership of Newtec
The consideration of €250m (approximately S$383m) (the “Consideration”) on a cash-free and debt-free basis for the Proposed Acquisition, subject to ...