The “United States Space Force Vision for Satellite Communications” was approved by Gen. John Raymond on Jan. 23.
The Colorado Springs Chamber & EDC kicked off a $350,000 national public relations campaign.
With just a week before the first scheduled launch in DARPA’s responsive launch competition, the agency is tweaking the rules to allow the sole remaining company to perform both launches from the same spaceport.
Chief Master Sgt. Roger Towberman will serve as the first senior enlisted advisor of the U.S. Space Force.
Brig. Gen. D. Jason Cothern will replace Brig. Gen. Donna Shipton, as vice commander of the Space and Missile Systems Center
The U.S. Space Force is looking for ideas on names, ranks and names for operational units
Northrop Grumman won a $253.5 million payload development contract under the Protected Tactical Satellite Communications program.
Sigmatech will provide “architecture and integration support for Air Force space systems and programs."
National Guard officials said a Space National Guard should be established as soon as possible as a reserve component to the U.S. Space Force.
Congress approved $148 million for the Consolidated Space Operations Facility.
L3Harris' new digital payload will be introduced in the 11th satellite of the GPS 3 constellation.
Gen. John Raymond said recent orbital maneuvers by a Russian “inspector” satellite are concerning and threaten stability in space.
The Trump administration’s budget request for national defense in 2021 includes $15.4 billion for the U.S. Space Force.
The April launch will be SpaceX’s second GPS 3 mission
The RAND Corp. will identify commercial space technologies that the Space Force could put into use as well as the potential risks.