SES Government Solutions Provides High-throughput Loopback Services to U.S. Department of Defense

SES GS’ O3b MEO solution delivers mission-critical communications to the edge SES Government Solutions (SES GS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of SES, in close partnership with a key U.S. Government customer, designed, developed and is fielding an O3b Medium Earth Orbit (MEO) loopback capability to provide greatly improved mission-critical communications for Department of Defense operations in Read More

SES Government Solutions Equips U.S. Airforce with SATCOM Capabilities

Multi-orbit satellite communications added to roster of advanced technology for ABMS tests SES Government Solutions (SES GS) has been awarded an Advanced Battle Management System (ABMS) tests contract that allows to compete for individual task orders that together have a ceiling value of USD 950,000,000. The agreement is aimed at achieving the maturation, demonstration and Read More

ULA Wins Multi-Year Competitive Contract Award to Launch Critical National Security Space Missions for the U.S. Space Force

Award represents 60 percent of the missions of the 5-year Phase 2 procurement The U.S. Space Force announced today that United Launch Alliance (ULA) was awarded a firm, fixed-price, indefinite-delivery contract to launch 60 percent of the missions on its newest launch procurement contract. This contract resulted from a competitive award under the Space Force’s Read More

SES Selects Two U.S. Companies to Build Four New Satellites as Part of Accelerated C-Band Clearing Plan

Northrop Grumman and the Boeing Company to manufacture and assemble the C-band only satellites in Dulles, Virginia and in Los Angeles, California photo caption: Boeing/Artist’s Rendition of SES-20 and SES-21 satellites SES, the leader in global content connectivity solutions, announces it has selected two U.S. satellite manufacturers, Northrop Grumman and the Boeing Company, to deliver Read More

SES Elects to Accelerate Clearing of C-Band Spectrum in Support of FCC’s 5G Plan for the US

SES will make substantial investments with U.S. companies to meet accelerated clearing goal and support U.S.’s global leadership in 5G while protecting critical broadcast services SES, the leader in global content connectivity solutions, elects today to clear a portion of the C-band spectrum in the United States in accordance with the accelerated timeline detailed in Read More

ULA Successfully Launches the Sixth Orbital Test Vehicle for the U.S. Space Force

Mission dedicated to front-line responders and those affected by COVID-19 Photo caption: A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V 501 rocket carrying the USSF-7 mission for the U.S. Space Force lifted off on May 17, 9:14 a.m. EDT, from Space Launch Complex-41, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. Photo courtesy of United Launch Alliance. A Read More

ULA Launch first National Security Mission for US Space Force

A ULA Atlas V rocket carrying AEHF-6, the first National Security Space mission for the U.S. Space Force, lifts off from Space Launch Complex-41 at 4:18 p.m. EDT. see photos here from United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches First National Security Space Mission for the U.S. Space Force https://www.automobilsport.com/galerie,5636,ULA-Launch-first-National-Security-Mission-for-US-Space-Force-LAUNCH-26-3-2020-photos-copyright-ULA-on-AutoMobilSport-com.htm A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V Read More

ULA Atlas V launch carrying the AEHF-6 mission for the U.S. Space Force Space and Missile Systems Center launch March 26th

Everything is progressing toward the ULA Atlas V launch carrying the AEHF-6 mission for the U.S. Space Force Space and Missile Systems Center. The mission is set to lift off on Thursday, March 26 from Space Launch Complex-41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. Today’s forecast shows an 80 percent chance of favorable Read More

1st ever United States Air Force 45th Space Wing Historic Launch Pad Tour 4.10.2019

CAPE CANAVERAL HISTORIC TOUR Photos HERE The first stop was Launch Complex #26 and Launch Complex 5-6 including the block house & museum. PHOTOS HERE Launch complex #5 was the first American Astronaut Alan Shepard in space on May 5th 1961 aboard a Mercury Redstone rocket seen in between the trees and a close up Read More