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Small Satellite Leader Blue Canyon Technologies Completes CDR for DARPA Blackjack Program

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BCT demonstrated maturity and capability of its X-SAT bus design which will enhance LEO communications for the U.S. Department of Defense BOULDER, Colo. (Blue Canyon Technology PR) — Leading small satellite manufacturer and mission services provider Blue Canyon Technologies, Inc. (“BCT” ...

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Small Satellite Leader Blue Canyon Technologies Completes CDR for DARPA Blackjack Program

Small Satellite Leader Blue Canyon Technologies Completes CDR for DARPA Blackjack Program

BCT demonstrated maturity and capability of its X-SAT bus design which will enhance LEO communications for the U.S. Department of Defense BOULDER, Colo. (Blue Canyon Technology PR) — ...

DARPA Selects Telesat’s LEO System to Support DARPA’s Blackjack Program

DARPA Selects Telesat’s LEO System to Support DARPA’s Blackjack Program

OTTAWA, Canada, November 27, 2018 (Telesat PR) – DARPA (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency) has awarded a contract to Telesat under which Telesat will undertake investigations that ...

Déjà vu or sea change? Comparing two generations of large satellite constellation proposals

Déjà vu or sea change? Comparing two generations of large satellite constellation proposals

Outside the space community, a Morgan Stanley analyst predicted that the space economy will triple its current level to over $1 trillion by 2040, with broadband Internet access representing ...

US military may start moving towards launching fleets of tiny satellites

US military may start moving towards launching fleets of tiny satellites

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NASA Selects Small Spacecraft Technologies for Funding

NASA Selects Small Spacecraft Technologies for Funding

“As NASA begins to more broadly adopt small satellites, the need for a small form factor, lower power, delay and disruption tolerant radio becomes paramount, especially as more novel ...

Orbion partners with U.S. Department of Defence on small satellite propulsion tech

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Michigan-based in-space propulsion startup Orbion is working with a major new partner: The U.S. Department of Defense (DOD). Orbion has secured a research contract from the U.S. Air Force ...

Facing Tough Capital Expenditure Choices Maxar Opts-Out of DARPA Robotic Servicing Program

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Maxar announced today that it had made the decision to terminate its contract with the U.S. Defense

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World-first as new real-time link between satellites promises quicker delivery of data and imagery across the globe

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This success paves the way for satellites in low earth orbits to continuously maintain communications with the ground, receiving and transmitting data on demand and in real-time. The ...

Space Flight Laboratory to Build HawkEye 360 Next-Gen Microsatellite Cluster for Commercial Radio Frequency Geolocation

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The HawkEye Constellation, comprised of multiple clusters of three satellites each, is the first of its kind to detect and geolocate radio frequency (RF) signals for maritime, emergency ...

Telesat U.S. Services Awarded DARPA Contract for Blackjack Track B Research, Development and in-Orbit Demonstration with Telesat LEO

Telesat U.S. Services Awarded DARPA Contract for Blackjack Track B Research, Development and in-Orbit Demonstration with Telesat LEO

The Phase 2 base contract represents an $18.3 million program for Telesat U.S. Services. “This next phase of the Blackjack program will showcase the powerful capabilities that commercial ...