Orbital ATK Takes NASA’s Scientific Balloon Program to New Heights

Orbital ATK, a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, today announced a record total of five successful scientific balloon flight launches at this year’s NASA Antarctica Long Duration Balloon Flight...

New NASA Hurricane Tracking Mission on Track (Learn More- Video)

NASA confirmed Friday morning that all eight spacecraft of its latest Earth science mission are in good shape. The Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System (CYGNSS) will provide scientists with advanced technology to...

Teledyne to Acquire Highly Complementary e2v (Learn More)

Teledyne and e2v technologies have reached agreement on the terms of a recommended cash acquisition to be made by Teledyne for the ordinary share capital of e2v by means of a...

‘God Speed John Glenn’, the Passing of America’s Astronaut (Video)

With our deepest respect and greatest admiration, Muskingum University remembers John H. Glenn, Jr. today. The world knew John Glenn as a pioneering Mercury 7 and space shuttle Discovery astronaut, a four-term United States Senator,...

First Image Released from Harris-Built Imaging from WorldView-4 Satellite

DigitalGlobe has released the initial image from the Harris Corporation high-resolution, multi-spectral imaging system, which is onboard the Lockheed Martin-built WorldView-4 commercial Earth imaging satellite. The first image, captured on November 26, shows...

$95M Contract Award for New Lab at NASA Langley

A contract to build a laboratory at NASA Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia, has been awarded to W.M. Jordan Co. in Newport News by the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA). The...

Lockheed Martin Modernizing GPS Ground Control Sys for USAF (Video)

Lockheed Martin has completed a major upgrade to modernize the current ground control system of the U.S. Air Force's Global Positioning System (GPS) satellite constellation. The Commercial Off-the-Shelf (COTS) Upgrade #2 (CUP2) project...

EchoStar XXI to Provide Mobile Satellite Capacity for Europe (Video)

Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems, today announced that the EchoStar XXI satellite, designed and built for EchoStar Corporation, has arrived at the Baikonur...

Aireon Selected to Evaluate Space-Based ADS-B for German Airspace

Aireon has signed a Memorandum of Agreement with Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH (DFS), Germany's Air Navigation Service Provider (ANSP) to evaluate the safety, efficiency and cost benefits of space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast...

Lockheed Martin CEO Addresses Canadian Aerospace Summit (Video)

Marillyn Hewson, Chairman, President and CEO of Lockheed Martin and Chairman of the Aerospace Industries Association addressed approximately 800 executives and decision-makers from the aerospace industry as well as government and...