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DigitalGlobe Awards MacDonald Dettwiler & Assoc a Satellite Ground Tech Contract

DigitalGlobe Awards MacDonald Dettwiler & Assoc a Satellite Ground Tech Contract - top government contractors - best government contracting event

satellite airforceDigitalGlobe has awarded MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates a contract to develop a ground infrastructure for an international user of DigitalGlobe’s Earth observation satellites.

MDA said Tuesday the ground station platform will work to help the customer access data and imagery from the WorldView constellation.

The ground station will be using an MDA multi-satellite architecture, according to the communications and information technology firm.

WorldView-3 entered service on Aug. 13 and is built to capture hyperspectral images of the Earth’s surface.

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Written by Mary-Louise Hoffman

is a writer of news summaries about executive-level business activity in the government contracting sector. Her reports for ExecutiveBiz are focused on trends and events that drive the GovCon industry to include commercial technologies that private companies are developing for federal government use. She contributes news content to ExecutiveBiz’s sister sites GovCon Wire and ExecutiveGov.

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