Tag: launch vehicle

ABL Gets DOD Responsive Launch II Mission Support Contract; Dan Piemont QuotedContract Awards

ABL Gets DOD Responsive Launch II Mission Support Contract; Dan Piemont Quoted

ABL Space Systems has secured a Department of Defense contract to support the Defense Innovation Unit’s Responsive Launch II mission.
ULA’s Vulcan Centaur Rocket Added to NASA Launch Services II IDIQ Vehicle; Tory Bruno QuotedContract Awards

ULA’s Vulcan Centaur Rocket Added to NASA Launch Services II IDIQ Vehicle; Tory Bruno Quoted

NASA’s Launch Services Program has initiated an on-ramp process that resulted in the addition of United Launch Alliance’s Vulcan Centaur
Rocket Lab’s Electron Vehicle to Launch NRO Mission; Lars Hoffman QuotedNews

Rocket Lab’s Electron Vehicle to Launch NRO Mission; Lars Hoffman Quoted

Rocket Lab’s Electron rocket is set to take off as early as Jan. 31 from a launch complex in New…
SpaceX Tests ‘Starhopper’ Launch System PrototypeNews

SpaceX Tests ‘Starhopper’ Launch System Prototype

SpaceX conducted a free flight of its Starhopper prototype launch vehicle following a brief attempt a day earlier at the company’s…
Lockheed Invests in Smallsat Launch Vehicle Maker ABL; Rick Ambrose QuotedNews

Lockheed Invests in Smallsat Launch Vehicle Maker ABL; Rick Ambrose Quoted

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has placed a strategic investment in ABL Space Systems to help accelerate the development and testing of…
SSL Among Selected Companies to Collaborate With NASA on Space Tech Dev’tPress Releases

SSL Among Selected Companies to Collaborate With NASA on Space Tech Dev’t

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 6, 2017 — Space Systems Loral is one of 10 companies that NASA has picked to help
Air Force Issues $147M Contract Funds for ULA Atlas V 551 Launch Vehicle ProductionContract Awards

Air Force Issues $147M Contract Funds for ULA Atlas V 551 Launch Vehicle Production

United Launch Alliance, a joint venture of Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), has received $146.5 million in contract funds from the
SpaceX Wins Potential $97M GPS III Satellite Launch Service ContractContract Awards

SpaceX Wins Potential $97M GPS III Satellite Launch Service Contract

SpaceX has won a potential two-year, $96.5 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to help the service branch send a GPS
NASA Enlists 8 Firms for Small Spacecraft, Launch Vehicle Tech Maturation ProgramContract Awards

NASA Enlists 8 Firms for Small Spacecraft, Launch Vehicle Tech Maturation Program

Eight companies have received contracts worth a combined $17 million to help NASA advance small launch and space vehicle technologies under the second round
ULA to Support Air Force Launch Vehicle Configuration Under $269M Contract ModificationContract Awards

ULA to Support Air Force Launch Vehicle Configuration Under $269M Contract Modification

United Launch Alliance has received a $269.2 million contract modification to configure the Delta IV Heavy rocket as part of the U.S.