Tag: communications satellite

Derek Tournear: Space Development Agency Plans Satellite Procurement for LEO Mesh NetworkNews

Derek Tournear: Space Development Agency Plans Satellite Procurement for LEO Mesh Network

Space Development Agency Director Derek Tournear has said that SDA wants to begin the process of awarding contracts in August to procure…
Satellite Operator ABS Hires 35-Year Boeing Vet Jim Simpson as CEOExecutive Moves

Satellite Operator ABS Hires 35-Year Boeing Vet Jim Simpson as CEO

Jim Simpson, a 35-year veteran of Boeing (NYSE: BA), has been named CEO of communications satellite operator ABS. ABS said Thursday Simpson will lead
Hughes’ Rick Lober: Backlog in Launch Schedule for Military Comms Satellites EasesPress Releases

Hughes’ Rick Lober: Backlog in Launch Schedule for Military Comms Satellites Eases

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 14, 2017 — Rick Lober, vice president and general manager of defense and intelligence systems at
Iridium, SpaceX Close Deal on NEXT, NASA-GFZ Satellite Rideshare; Matt Desch CommentsPress Releases

Iridium, SpaceX Close Deal on NEXT, NASA-GFZ Satellite Rideshare; Matt Desch Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 1, 2017 — Iridium Communications (Nasdaq: IRDM) has closed a deal with SpaceX for the simultaneous launch of the
Boeing-Built Intelsat 29e Satellite Launches to SpacePress Releases

Boeing-Built Intelsat 29e Satellite Launches to Space

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 29, 2016 — The Boeing-built (NYSE: BA) Intelsat 29e communications satellite launched into space Wednesday to serve