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Hanwha Systems to Lead S. Korea's Space Objects Tracking Project

January 27, 2021 @ 01:31 PM

Hanwha Systems will lead a consortium formed to develop laser technologies to track space objects that fly over the Korean Peninsula. “Hanwha Systems Co

Mitsubishi Wins Japanese MoD Contract to Monitor Chinese, N.Korean Missiles by Bidding...

January 25, 2021 @ 09:24 AM

Mitsubishi Electric Corp has won a Japanese Ministry of Defence (MoD) contract to develop technology to monitor Chinese and North Korean missiles via satellite by bidding just 22 yen (about 21 cents). In contrast, the MoD set aside 88 million yen (about $848,320) for research and investigation into new technology to...

Russia to Supply Pantsir Anti-Aircraft Systems to Myanmar

January 22, 2021 @ 11:51 AM

Myanmar today signed a contract for Pantsir S1 air defense systems during Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigus visit to the country. Aside of Pantsir, Russia will also supply Orlan-10E reconnaissance drones and radar stations,

Northrop Grumman Tests New Motor for U.S. Space Force’s Vulcan Centaur Rocket...

January 22, 2021 @ 07:38 AM

Northrop Grumman Corporation conducted a validation ground test of an extended length 63-inch-diameter Graphite Epoxy Motor (GEM 63XL) today in Promontory. This variation of the companys GEM 63 strap-on booster was developed in partnership with United Launch Alliance (ULA) to provide additional lift capability to the Vulcan Centaur rocket

Lockheed to Support U.A.E. THAAD Batteries for $255M

January 16, 2021 @ 06:22 AM

Lockheed Martin has won a contract valued $255 million to support U.A

Belarus Negotiating to buy Russian S-400 Air Defense System

January 15, 2021 @ 03:26 PM

Belarus could become the new customer for Russian S-400 air defense systems with negotiations already underway. "We are continuing the pre-contract work to re-equip our anti-aircraft missile divisions armed with the S-300 with the new S-400 and Pantsir-S systems,” Chief of the Air Force and Air Defense Command of the Armed Forces of Belarus, Major-General Igor Golub said during a joint exercise involving various service branches and special forces of the Air Force and Air Defense Command on 14 January,

U.S. Army’s Air & Missile Defense Capability Enters Low Rate Initial Production...

January 15, 2021 @ 07:40 AM

Northrop Grumman Integrated Air and Missile Defense Battle Command System (IBCS), developed in partnership with the U.S

Northrop Receives Shelters to Outfit Missile Defense Battle Command System for Poland

January 15, 2021 @ 07:31 AM

Northrop Grumman has taken delivery of six shelters that will be outfitted as Integrated Air and Missile Defense Battle Command System (IBCS) engagement operations centers (EOC) for Poland. Poland has acquired the U

L3 Harris to Build Prototype Satellite to Track Hypersonic Weapons

January 15, 2021 @ 06:37 AM

The Missile Defense Agency (MDA) today awarded L3 Harris Technologies a contract to build a prototype satellite capable of tracking hypersonic weapons. Valued $121 million, the contract covers building an on-orbit prototype demonstration for the agencys Hypersonic and Ballistic Tracking Space Sensor (HBTSS)

Thales, Bharat Dynamics to Manufacture STARStreak Air Defence Systems in India

January 14, 2021 @ 11:15 AM

Thales and Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL), a Government of India enterprise, have signed a Teaming Agreement to work in partnership on the STARStreak Air Defence system with the support of both the Governments of India and the United Kingdom. The Teaming Agreement was signed by Thales and BDL in the presence of UK and Indian Government representatives in a virtual ceremony on January 13th 2021

L3Harris Demos Antenna Technology for U.S. Space Force SatCom

January 13, 2021 @ 06:16 AM

L3Harris Technologies integrated a new Multi-Band Multi-Mission (MBMM) phased array ground antenna system with the U.S

Thales Alenia Space to Demonstrate In-Orbit Servicing of Satellites by 2026

January 11, 2021 @ 04:01 PM

Thales Alenia Space has been awarded a preparation project for in-orbit demonstration dedicated to In-Orbit Servicing of space vehicles by the European Commission An in-orbit demonstration is expected by 2026 of this new project, called EROSS+, for European Robotic Orbital Support Services, will be led by Thales Alenia Space. This is part of the Strategic Research Cluster (SRC) on Space Robotics Technologies set up by the European Union within Horizon 2020, a Thales Alenia release said today

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