Harris has delivered the first flight payload for the Aireon aircraft navigation venture, which will use the Iridium Next satellite constellation to help airlines save money by flying more efficient routes.
NGA has been developing what it calls the “Map of the World,” an integrated collection of data, including geospatial data, from sources throughout the intelligence community.
The U.S. Air Force has awarded Harris Government Communication Systems a contract modification worth $13.7 million for work on the service’s offensive and defensive counterspace ground systems.
Harris Caprock Communications landed a contract with DSME to provide a telecommunications solution including satellite connectivity for an oil-drilling platform to be located off the coast of Angola.
Harris CapRock will provide voice and data communications services via an unspecified two-satellite system operating in the C-band.
PARIS — Wavestream Corp. will deliver 100- and 200-watt Ku-band solid-state power amplifiers to Harris CapRock Communications for integration into Harris CapRock’s maritime satellite communications antennas, Wavestream owner Gilat Satellite Networks announced June 12.
Boeing said June 5 it is teaming with Raytheon and Harris Corp. to pursue a contract the U.S. Air Force intends to award this year for sustainment work on the current generation of ground hardware and software that controls the nation’s fleet of GPS navigation satellites.