Lockheed Satellite to Study Binary Asteroids ‘Closely’

September 11, 2020 @ 07:46 AM

The University of Colorado Boulder and Lockheed Martin will soon lead a new space mission to capture the first-ever closeup look at a mysterious class of solar system objects: binary asteroids. “Our Janus small satellite mission was approved by NASA to begin final design,” Lockheed Martin announced on

LM to build 10 Satellites, New Link 16 Network to Connect with...

September 3, 2020 @ 10:58 AM

The Space Development Agency (SDA) has awarded Lockheed Martin $187.5 million to build 10 new satellites in two years and introduce new Link 16 network connectivity will be introduced to space

Israel MoD Releases Photos by Spy Satellite Over Syria

August 28, 2020 @ 11:05 AM

Israel Ministry of Defense (IMoD) has published images by Ofek 16 spy satellite taken over Syria. “The State of Israel knows how to defend against its enemies both near and far, as well as to protect its citizens everywhere, from any given location

Technion and IAI Co-develop New Satellite Technology for Search, Rescue, and Signal...

August 24, 2020 @ 11:52 AM

Technological and research collaboration between the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has yielded an advanced electronic receiver that constitutes a unique development in the nano-satellite category. The collaboration was part of Technions " ADELIS-SAMSON" project, in which three nano-satellites will be launched into space in...

China Launches 2 Military Satellites, 1 High-res Remote Sensing spacecraft in Single

August 23, 2020 @ 01:08 PM

China today launched two military satellites, along with a high resolution optical remote-sensing satellite aboard a Long March-2D carrier rocket from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China at 10:27 a.m

Iran Planning to Launch 5 New Satellites by 2021

August 20, 2020 @ 11:24 AM

Iran's Ministry of Communication and Information Technology hopes to launch five indigenous satellites in cooperation with the Defence Ministry by March 2021. "The ministry will be carrying out 10 projects in the final year of the incumbent administrations term, mainly in the space sector and development of the National Information Network

Lockheed’s GPS Satellite Receives Operational Clearance from US Space Force

August 11, 2020 @ 10:10 AM

Lockheed Martins GPS III SV03 satellite received operational clearance from United States Space Force (USSF) on July 27. “The United States Space Force (USSF) and the Space and the Missile Systems Center achieved another major Global Positioning System (GPS) milestone on July 27 when the GPS III Space Vehicle (SV) 03 received USSFs Operational Acceptance approval,” the company said in a statement Monday

US Space Force Selects GA-EMS for Electro-Optical Infrared Weather System Prototype Satellite...

August 5, 2020 @ 07:20 AM

General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) announced today that it has been selected for the United States Space Force Electro-Optical Infrared (EO/IR) Weather System (EWS) satellite program under the Space Enterprise Consortium (SpEC). GA-EMS will design and manufacture a prototype spacecraft, integrate the EWS payload and provide on-orbit mission control services to support the collection of theater weather imagery and cloud characterization data for worldwide military operational use

Northrop Delivers Motors for USAF’s Atlas V Rocket

July 22, 2020 @ 08:02 AM

Northrop Grumman delivered three 63-inch-diameter Graphite Epoxy Motors (GEM 63) for United Launch Alliances (ULA) Atlas V rocket being built as part of U.S

S.Korean Military Satellite, As Offsets for F-35 Jet Buy, Launched into Space...

July 21, 2020 @ 06:12 AM

A military communications satellite, sub-contracted by Lockheed Martin to Airbus Defence as offsets for South Korea buying 40 F-35 Jets, launched into space Monday. This makes South Korea the worlds tenth country to own a communications satellite dedicated for military use