Recent Regulatory/Government News
RocketLab is Ready for Friday as the Kiwis Launch Four Satellites
"this will be another beautiful night launch at LC-1! Should be visible for miles as it ascends to orbit against the night sky."
Turkey’s Active Communications Satellite Fleet to Grow to Six
Turksat 5A is being made to earn new rights of frequencies. Turksat 5B, on the other hand, will increase the capacity at 42 degrees east longitude
Lockheed Martin's Cyber Experts' New Model Standardizes Measurement Of Cybersecurity In Critical DoD Assets
a first-of-its-kind model that standardizes how to measure the cyber resiliency maturity of a weapon, mission, and/or training system anywhere in its lifecycle
First Time Ever, NASA Catches Impressive Shockwaves Bursting out of Sun
An interplanetary shockwave bubbling and bursting out of the Sun has been captured on tape by NASA, for the first time ever. The jaw-dropping footage
NASA's Hubble Telescope Snaps Two Galaxies Hurtling Towards Each Other
NASA’S Hubble Space Telescope took this incredible portrait of the galactic duo UGC 2369 hurtling closer and closer to one another – a faith the Milky Way will one day suffer.
PPM Systems' Has a New Business Development Manager ... His Experience is in Military/Defense
Paul’s experience is ideally suited to the company’s main markets, which are in the government and military/defense sectors.
Meeting the Needs for Expanded Space Missions ... ULA's Vulcan Centaur Rocket Ships to Florida Late in 2020
In the factory, the fabrication of the structure for the first Vulcan Centaur rocket continues, and the team recently completed the booster structural ...
Canada Grants Fourth Patent ... SEAKR® Engineering for Advanced RF Processing ASIC Tech
This technology provides highly integrated ADC, DSP, DAC, and digital IO functions implemented with design enhancements for improved radiation...
ManTech International Corporation Acquires H2M Group as Well as Their Intelligence Analysis Expertise
This acquisition strengthens ManTech’s ability to help key government agencies implement new automation techniques that enable intelligence...
DARPA Enlists ... BAE Systems to Develop Machine Learning Capabilities for Space Scenarios
The team will build on Phase 1 work of the program, and continue to leverage the decade-long development of the company's...
A Series of Satellites Will Be Launched to Identify the Largest Producers of Greenhouse Gases
The production of greenhouses gases like methane often get underestimated. These satellites could provide more accurate readings.
UPDATE: They're 'Talking' ... USAF's 4th Space Ops is in Communications with Lockheed Martin's AEHF-5 Satellite
The squadron began “flying” the satellite shortly after it separated from its United Launch Alliance Atlas V 551 rocket approximately 5 hours and 40 minutes...
L1 - Weather Good So Far for Early Morning Launch of ULA's Atlas V 551 for Air Force's AEHF-5
AEHF is a joint-service satellite communications system providing survivable, global, secure, protected and jam-resistant communications for high-priority military assets.
SpaceX Successfully Launches Spacecom's AMOS-17 Satellite
The satellite’s digital processing capabilities provide connectivity between all of AMOS-17’s beams in all available bands in any combination.
Russian Military Launches Kosmos-2539 Satellite
The Proton-M carrier rocket was launched from the Baikonur spaceport in Kazakhstan at 00:56 Moscow Time. At 1:01am, the Russian Aerospace...
Japan to Create Military Space Unit
The main task of the unit will be to monitor space debris, threats of attacks or interference by other countries satellites. As the Japanese Self Defence...
Valve Issues ... SpaceX Delays Launch of Amos-17 Satellite
scheduled to take place almost three years after Spacecom's Amos-6 satellite was lost in an explosion on the launchpad of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket in September 2016.
Countdown to Wednesday's Launch ... Ariane 5 is Fully Integrated With Intelsat 39 and EDRS-C Satellites
It will also provide government entities with the ability to expand connectivity to more remote areas and continue to narrow the digital divide.
L-3 Readiness Review for ULA's Launch of AEHF-5 for U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center
Weather report for Thursday's launch looks good so far, but then Florida's weather this time of year can come with surprises.
Forrester Reports: Russia Refuses Approval for OneWeb Satellite Signals
OneWeb had applied to the Russian State Commission for Radio Frequencies to approve the use of OneWeb’s signals. Specialist publication...