Weekly Top Stories
January 20th, 2020 January 26th, 2020
Iran Says Getting Ready for Satellite Launch
Iranian officials did not acknowledge the mishap until satellite imagery showed the explosion, which officials blamed on a technical malfunction.
Gilat Satellite Approaching NIS 2 Billion Acquisition by Unnamed Multinational
The deal’s value reflects a 25% premium on Gilat’s market capitalization on market open Sunday
USAF's 2nd Space Ops Sets Satellite Vehicle Number 74 as Healthy and Active
The GPS III vehicle family provides new capabilities vital to ensuring the fidelity of the constellation and signal in the contested, degraded and operationally limited environments.
Kratos Defense & Security to Work on U.S. Army Advanced Comms Systems
The GTACS II contract will provide an acquisition vehicle for Kratos’ broad array of communications technology, including satellite solutions for signal ...
U.S. DoD Contractor Orders $2.9 Million for Comtech EF Data Satellite Modems
The DMD2050E Satellite Modem is designed to comply with the widest possible range of U.S. Government and commercial standards and is...
Speedcast to Deploy Newtec's Dialog® Platform
The deployment will enable Speedcast to respond to the exponential demand for high-speed connectivity on board cruise ships and may also be...
UPDATED: Emerging from Stealth Mode, Skylo's Series B Round of Funding Garners $103 Million
Skylo will bring instant, affordable and ubiquitous Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity to millions of machines, sensors and devices, even in the most...
RUAG Space Amps Up Eutelsat's KONNECT Satellite for a New Gen of All-Electric Satellites
The electric propulsion is necessary to bring the satellite exactly into its position and to maintain this position over the lifetime of several years.
BAE Systems to Acquire Collins Aerospace's Military GPS and Raytheon's ATR Businesses
The asset purchase agreement for the Collins military GPS business calls for cash of $1.925 billion, with an expected tax benefit of approximately $365 million.
Strategic Partnership Formed Between HawkEye 360 and Airbus
This partnership enables HawkEye 360 and Airbus to fuse complementary data sets to maximize value to customers. Airbus will distribute HawkEye...