Military

SBIRS GEO Flight 3 Encapsulated For Launch

January 10, 2017 – The U.S. Air Force’s next Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) Geosynchronous Earth Orbit (GEO) satellite, built by Lockheed Martin, was encapsulated on January 7 at Cape Canaveral, Florida, where it will launch on January 19 aboard…

ADAPT Membership Yields Dividends For Reaction Systems

December 22, 2016 – The Alliance for the Development of Additive Processing Technologies (ADAPT), a research consortium focused on developing technologies to accelerate the certification and qualification of 3D printed metal parts, has helped member company Reaction Systems win a…

NORAD Is Ready To Track Santa’s Flight

December 14, 2016 – The North American Aerospace Defense Command is celebrating the 61st Anniversary of tracking Santa’s yuletide journey. The NORAD Tracks Santa website features Santa’s North Pole Village, which includes a holiday countdown, games, activities, and more. The…

AFRL Space Accelerator

December 14, 2016 – The Air Force is looking for companies, start-ups and entrepreneurs who are focused on meeting their challenges to develop commercial based Space Situational Awareness technologies. The Air Force has both funding and a contract vehicle lined…