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Spaceflight Industries Buys OpenWhere in Satellite Imaging Market Push

Seattle, Washington-based space technology and services provider Spaceflight Industries has bought Herndon, Virginia-based geospatial analytics company OpenWhere for an undisclosed sum as part of efforts to accelerate the deployment of Spaceflight’s BlackSky satellite imaging platform. Spaceflight said Tuesday it aims to build a constellation of up to 60 satellites through 2020 to provide near-real-time images of the planet …

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Air Force Awards SpaceX $83M GPS III Satellite Launch Service Contract

Elon Musk’s SpaceX has won a two-year,  $82.7 million contract to help the U.S. Air Force build and launch a rocket to send a Global Positioning System III satellite into orbit. The Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center received two bids for the firm-fixed-price contract that covers GPS III launch vehicle production, mission integration and …

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Air Force Starts Bidding Process for GPS III Satellite Launch Services

The U.S. Air Force has issued a preliminary request for proposals for companies that aim to help the military service launch Global Positioning System III satellites. The contract will cover GPS III launch vehicle production, mission integration and operational services, the Air Force said Wednesday. Lt. Gen. Sam Greaves, Air …

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