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Harris' Army of One as They Name Retired Brigadier General Head of Middle East Operations 
responsibilities include many aspects and battlefield management systems to include tactical radio systems, satellite systems, electronic warfare ...
 
With GPS III in Full Production, the Next Step is Environmental Testing for Lockheed Martin
In May, the U.S. Air Force’s second GPS III satellite was fully assembled and entered into Space Vehicle (SV) single line flow when Lockheed Martin...
 
Russia's Secret Launch is Causing a Stir Suggesting Possibilities of Better Missile Targeting 
and described as a mission that is even more secretive than usual.
 
Plans for Implementation of a U.S. Space Corps Service Being Worked Up by U.S. House Armed Services Panel
The two issued a joint statement wherein they indicated that the Department of Defense (DoD) is "unable to take the measures necessary to...
 
U.S. Special Forces to Receive NexGen Comms Equipment from Harris
The contract includes the Next-Generation Manpack (NGMP) radios and the new RF-410 NGPA power amplifier, vehicular systems...
 
Australian Space-Based ISR Gains a $500 Million Investment by the Government
Phase 1 of the project will provide Australia with direct and more timely access to commercial imaging satellites to support a wide range of...
 
Just Released U.S.A.F. Reports Reveal Near-Perfect Performance Record for Civil GPS Service
Operated by the 50th Space Wing at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado, the GPS constellation provides precise PNT services worldwide 24-hours a day, seven days a week.
 
U.S.A.F.'s Second Space Ops Parts Ways with the SVN 32 GPS Satellite
SVN 32 launched on November 22, 1992, and began transmitting its GPS signal on December 11 of that year...
 
This Time Telesat's Kudos Are Awarded to the Government of Canada for Their Defense Policy
to acquire space-based systems that will enhance and improve tactical narrow- and wide-band communications globally and throughout the Arctic
 
Airbus Keeps 'Em Communicating, 15 Bundeswehr German Troops Enjoy Free Connectivity 
This framework contract ensures that soldiers have free connectivity during operations and exercises outside Germany ...
 
In Their Honor...Lest We Forget
In honor of Memorial Day. 
 
A Russian Military Satellite is Launched from Plesetsk Aboard a Soyuz-2.1b Rocket
The launch was overseen by Commander of Space Forces, Lt. Gen. Alexander Golovko.
 
APAC MILSATCOM Channel Partner Program Furthered by Airbus
Under this channel partner agreement, both PlanetComm and Speedcast will be offering Skynet X-band and UHF services as part of their extensive satellite communications portfolios.
 
The Main Propulsion Provider for DARPA's and Boeing's XS-1 is Aerojet Rocketdyne
The reusable experimental spaceplane is designed to deliver small satellites into orbit with high launch responsiveness.
 
Inmarsat and BSNL Create New Gateway Connections for Digital India Initiative
an exciting day as it brings reliable communications, within the reach of groups and communities in areas with little or no connectivity.
 
Inmarsat’s Power of Four Elevates Them to New Heights with Jet ConneX 
this significant milestone for its Jet ConneX inflight broadband service, with four of business aviation industry’s major private jet manufacturers offering ...
 
Russian Satellites Come to Life After a Year's Silence
Or they might be precursors to orbital weapons on test runs.
 
UltiSat Picks Up a SATCOM Contract with the Swedish Armed Forces
UltiSat is positioned to provide C- and Ku-band satellite capacity to enable IP connectivity for forward-deployed FMV troops...
 
"An important shift for space warfighting and acquisition" — Breaking Defense news...
AFSPC/CC has been elevated to the Joint Force Component Commander for Space (JFCC Space) … in essence a 4-star Air Force commander focused on the joint fight.
 
Air Force SMC Names Awards to Analyze Cloud Detection
other programs to provide cloud characterization, whereby satellites analyze cloud detection, cover and temperature, and,