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    Lockheed Testing GeoEye-2 Satellite Integration

    Lockheed Martin is conducting a test on the GeoEye-2 imagery satellite to evaluate performance of the integrated satellite and establish a performance baseline prior to entering environmental testing. Spacecraft environmental testing will occur later this year to evaluate the overall satellite design, workmanship and survivability during launch and on-orbit operations, Lockheed said in a release. […] More

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    GeoEye Adds New Govt Networks to NGA Web Hosting Service; Chris Incardona Comments

    GeoEye has updated a web hosting service for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, connecting additional government networks to the service for acquiring unclassified Earth imagery through both classified and unclassified government networks. The company said the EnhancedView Web Hosting Service has provided customers online access to geospatial intelligence and base maps from both GeoEye and third-party […] More

  • Executive Spotlight: GeoEye COO Bill Schuster on Public & Private Sector Leadership, MKT Opportunities - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Spotlight: GeoEye COO Bill Schuster on Public & Private Sector Leadership, MKT Opportunities

    GeoEye Chief Operating Officer Bill Schuster has managed space applications and communications systems operations for more than 28 years across the private and public sectors. He spent his last 14 of 22 years of CIA service assigned to the National Reconnaissance Office, where he worked with advanced surveillance and reconnaissance systems, before holding executive positions in integrated systems for BAE […] More

  • Executive Profile: William Schuster, GeoEye Chief Operating Officer - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Profile: William Schuster, GeoEye Chief Operating Officer

    William “Bill” Schuster joined GeoEye in December 2004 as chief operating officer and manages and directs the satellite imagery provider’s information technology, operations, engineering and business processes. A 22-year CIA veteran, Schuster spent the last 14 years of his agency service assigned to the National Reconnaissance Office, where he helped develop, engineer and operate many of the most advanced […] More

  • GeoEye Signs New International Satellite Imagery Deals; Paolo Colombi Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    GeoEye Signs New International Satellite Imagery Deals; Paolo Colombi Comments

    GeoEye Inc. has entered into two new seven-figure agreements with international partners for renewed and expanded use of the company's satellite imagery products. The company said a Middle East customer signed a new deal for access to GeoEye-1 sub half-meter imagery and that customer also has had access to IKONOS satellite imagery collection and distribution […] More

  • NGA Modifies GeoEye EnhancedView Contract; Matt O'Connell Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    NGA Modifies GeoEye EnhancedView Contract; Matt O'Connell Comments

    The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency has modified its annual contract with GeoEye for satellite imagery, the Washington Post reports. According to Steven Overly’s report, NGA broke the year into two segments, one with three months and the other with nine months. This lets the agency pay the company money it has now as opposed to waiting […] More

  • GeoEye Eyeing Europe Expansion Through Amsterdam Office; Andy Hanna Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    GeoEye Eyeing Europe Expansion Through Amsterdam Office; Andy Hanna Comments

    GeoEye Inc. has expanded the company's Amsterdam office with the goal of meeting demand for commercial satellite imagery in Eastern and Western Europe, the company announced Friday. This announcement comes five months after the company established its European customer service and sales operations. European, Russian and Turkish customers use geospatial imagery for energy and fleet […] More

  • GeoEye Expanding Tampa Analytics Office; Matt O'Connell Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    GeoEye Expanding Tampa Analytics Office; Matt O’Connell Comments

    GeoEye is expanding its offices in Tampa, Fla. to address the military’s demand for geospatial predictive analysis, the company announced Wednesday. Tampa is home to both the U.S. Special Operations and Central Commands and other military organizations. According to the company, the region also is home to many data scientists, geospatial analysts and other technical […] More

  • Profile: GeoEye CFO Joseph Greeves - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Profile: GeoEye CFO Joseph Greeves

    Joseph Greeves is executive vice president and chief financial officer at GeoEye, where since 2009 he has been responsible for financial planning, corporate finance, accounting, fiscal reporting and public company disclosure requirements. For a combined 20 years, he served as CFO for four different publicly-traded firms and worked with entrepreneurs and management teams to build […] More

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    Lockheed Integrates GeoEye Satellite Imaging Payload, Bus; Carl Alleyne Comments

    Lockheed Martin and GeoEye continue to forge ahead on their schedule for developing an imagery satellite for the government, according to Carl Alleyne, GeoEye's vice president of engineering. Lockheed announced Tuesday the company had integrated the spacecraft bus and imaging payload, delivered to Lockheed by ITT Exelis, for the GeoEye-2 imaging satellite.  The bus is the […] More

  • Profile: Christopher Tully, GeoEye SVP for Sales - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Profile: Christopher Tully, GeoEye SVP for Sales

    Christopher Tully is senior vice president of sales at GeoEye, where he oversees the overall management, organizational vision and direction of business development and strategic alliances initiatives. He reports directly to the president and CEO and serves as ombudsman to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. The 25-year veteran joined GeoEye in 2010 and previously served as […] More

  • Lockheed Tests GeoEye 2 Satellite Power; Carl Alleyne Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed Tests GeoEye 2 Satellite Power; Carl Alleyne Comments

    A Lockheed Martin team conducted power-on testing of a GeoEye Earth imaging satellite, the company announced Tuesday. Lockheed’s space systems company is helping to develop GeoEye-2 under a firm fixed-price contract with a GeoEye government customer. Carl Alleyne, GeoEye’s vice president of engineering, said the GeoEye-2 satellite will be operational by 2013. The team installed […] More

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