Until OCX is delivered, the Space Force will use the ground system known as Contingency Operations, or COps, made by Lockheed Martin.
The $1.5 billion Space Fence can track tiny objects in low Earth orbit as small as a marble.
The U.S. Army Satellite Operations Brigade is increasing WGS satcom capacity to the hospital ship.
SMC Commander Lt. Gen. Thompson: “The AEHF launch is one of those we consider absolutely mission essential.”
A $1.5 million Small Business Innovation Research award was matched by $1.5 million from ATX Venture Partners and Revolution’s Rise of the Rest Seed Fund.
SMC Commander Thompson: 'It's definitely a priority for us to keep those innovative small companies in play."
The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act includes $2.4 billion to shore up the defense industrial base
SASC is "committed to continuing congressional oversight and data collection necessary to drafting the NDAA."
Riordan will be in charge of business development and customer engagement for Parsons' national security space business.
Pentagon spokesman: DoD is working to help increase cash flow to the defense industrial base.
SEAKR Engineering will join Lockheed Martin’s team for the Protected Tactical Satcom (PTS) program.
The consortium manager will oversee up to $12 billion worth of space projects over the next decade.
Goldfein: "We're still flying global mobility missions and conducting global space operations.”
Congress in the 2020 National Defense Authorization Act directed the Secretary of the Air Force to propose an “alternative space acquisition system.”
Hypersonic capabilities have the potential to rewrite the balance of power across land, sea, air and space. We need to demystify the technology to ensure the nation makes the necessary investments to secure U.S. leadership in hypersonics over the next decade.