Gwynne Shotwell: "We are pleased that they see the benefits of the technology.”
A "program integration council" run by the Space and Missile Systems Center will include representatives from DoD space-buying agencies and the National Reconnaissance Office.
The sixth Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF-6) communications satellite successfully completed on-orbit testing Aug. 27.
The DoD IG was asked to look at whether the Air Force complied with its own guidelines when it certified SpaceX’s rockets to launch national security payloads.
Brig. Gen. Cothern: What type of launch vehicles will be needed “depends on the threats."
A report submitted to Congress says the Space C2 program has transitioned to agile software development practices.
The Space and Missile Systems Center needs a digital workflow system for the development of classified early-warning and communications satellites.
Col. Russell Teehan said commercially developed technologies will be part of the future capabilities of the U.S. Space Force.
Raytheon Intelligence & Space is designing a prototype weather satellite for the U.S. Space Force Space and Missile Systems Center that draws heavily on technology from the firm’s Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite and Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer.
The U.S. and U.K. on July 13 conducted a demonstration of the Protected Tactical Waveform over the Skynet satellite system.
The three major commands are Space Operations Command, Space Systems Command and Space Training and Readiness Command.
SpaceX on June 30 is scheduled to make its first attempt to recover the Falcon 9 booster after launching a military satellite.
Griffin’s resignation leaves the SDA without a major advocate inside the Office of the Secretary of Defense.
Thompson: 'What I'm seeing right now across the launch industrial base is a lot of goodness.'
SMC awarded a six-month extension while it reviews bids for launch systems engineering and integration services.