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  • ATK Helps Air Force Launch Boeing Communications Satellite - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    ATK Helps Air Force Launch Boeing Communications Satellite

    ATK has helped the U.S. Air Force build and launch a spacecraft that will aim to help the Defense Department facilitate communications between military personnel around the world. The sixth Boeing Wideband Global SATCOM satellite was sent to orbit aboard a United Launch Alliance Delta IV rocket from a facility at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla., […] More

  • Northrop Unit's Antenna Deploys from Astrium Communication Satellite; John Alvarez Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Northrop Unit’s Antenna Deploys from Astrium Communication Satellite; John Alvarez Comments

    A Northrop Grumman business unit has provided an antenna to Astrium for a newly deployed, on-orbit spacecraft that uses reflectors with the goal of facilitating international wireless telecommunications. AstroMesh deployed from the Alphasat satellite Saturday and works to provide broadband connections in Africa and Europe and some locations in Asia, Northrop said Tuesday. The transmitter […] More

  • Northrop Demos New Antenna for B-2 Comm System; Byron Chong Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Northrop Demos New Antenna for B-2 Comm System; Byron Chong Comments

    Northrop Grumman Corp. has tested a new antenna designed to connect a U.S. Air Force on-orbit communications system to stealth bombers during unstable aerial control operations. The latest active electronically scanned array transmitter was developed to enhance the contact features of the B-2 fleet as well as retain its essential operational elements, Northrop said Monday. […] More

  • Lockheed, Ball Aerospace Present F-35 Cockpit Demonstrator; David Taylor Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed, Ball Aerospace Present F-35 Cockpit Demonstrator; David Taylor Comments

    Lockheed Martin and Ball Aerospace and Technologies Corp. presented an F-35 cockpit demonstrator Wednesday at Ball Aerospace’s antenna manufacturing facility in Westminster, Colo. Ball Aerospace said in a release attendees were able to test the cockpit in a simulator that provides a look at the jet’s sensor fusion technology and  computers. The company makes communications […] More

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