Friday, August 14th, 2015
CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla., August 14, 2015 — The fourth Mobile User Objective System (MUOS)satellite built by Lockheed Martin for the U.S. Navy was encapsulated in its protective launch vehicle fairing August 10. It is scheduled to launch August 31 aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas Vrocket.
Monday, August 10th, 2015
SAN DIEGO, August,10, 2015 — Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:KTOS), a leading National Security Solutions provider, announced today a partnership between its RT Logic subsidiary and Spaceflight Networks, Spaceflight Industries’ line of business providing cost-effective satellite communications and data services.
Monday, August 10th, 2015
August 10, 2015 — Launching satellites into space could soon be easier and cheaper than ever before, thanks to research at The University of Queensland.
Friday, August 7th, 2015
SAN DIEGO, August 7, 2015 — Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:KTOS), a leading National Security Solutions provider, today introduced quantumGND, the first complete C2 to RF ground systems package specifically designed to meet the unique requirements of the small sat community.
Friday, July 31st, 2015
SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 31, 2015 — One of the world’s most impenetrable satellite communications systems, built by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) to serve the U.S., Canada, the Netherlands and the U.K., is now live. Those nations now have a modern, operational protected network to connect their militaries when responding to global crises.
Thursday, July 30th, 2015
July 30, 2015 — Airbus Defence and Space, owner of the commercial distribution rights for TerraSAR-X data, and ESA have signed a contract securing the continued supply of TerraSAR-X data for the Copernicus Data Warehouse.
Wednesday, July 29th, 2015
July 29, 2015 —Thanks to a new system developed by scientists in the UK, taking to the waves for a spot of surfing can benefit research into the health of coastal waters, and could help confirm satellite measurements of sea-surface temperature.
Tuesday, July 28th, 2015
July 28, 2015 — From agricultural monitoring to charting changing lands, early images from Europe’s new Sentinel-2A satellite show how the ‘colour vision’ mission’s critical observations can be used to keep us and our planet safe.
Thursday, July 16th, 2015
VANCOUVER, July 16, 2015 — UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) (“UrtheCast” or the “Company”) today announced that its subsidiary has closed its previously-announced acquisition (the “Acquisition”) of the Earth Observation business dba Deimos Imaging and DOT Imaging (“Deimos Imaging”) from Elecnor, S.A. (“Elecnor”) for an aggregate price of €76.4 million.
Thursday, July 2nd, 2015
BOULDER, Colo., July 2,2015 — Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. has powered on the Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS-1) satellite for the first time. The JPSS-1 is the nation’s next polar-orbiting, environmental satellite, scheduled to launch in 2017.