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Navy’s Fifth MUOS Satellite Wrapping Up Final Testing


The satellite is expected to launch in summer 2015.

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Lockheed Delivers SBIRS Craft, Tests Navy Satellite


Lockheed has delivered a SBIRS craft to the U.S. Air Force and completed ground testing of MUOS.

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Lockheed Delivers MUOS Waveform to U.S. Navy

U.S. Navy Commissions First MUOS Satellite


The first of a new generation of mobile communications satellites built for the U.S. Navy has entered into service.

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U.S. Navy Admiral Tapped for MDA Post


WASHINGTON — U.S. President Barack Obama has selected U.S. Navy Rear Adm. James Syring as the next director of the U.S. Missile Defense Agency (MDA), according to a Pentagon announcement.

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Globecomm, DRS, L-3 Win Navy Spawar Orders


Globecomm Systems of Hauppauge, N.Y., DRS Technical Services of Herndon, Va., and L-3 Communications’ 3Di Technologies division of Hanover, Md., will provide satellite communications network equipment and related services to the U.S. Navy under contracts with a combined potential value of $85 million over the next five years, the Pentagon announced July 9.

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U.S. Navy’s MUOS Satellite Completes On-orbit Testing


The U.S. Navy’s first Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) communications satellite is on track to enter service in August following completion of on-orbit testing in late June, the satellite’s prime contractor, Lockheed Martin Space Systems, announced on July 17.

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