The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has launched a formal solicitation for an other transaction agreement with the goal to develop and demonstrate a robotic servicing vehicle for government and commercial geosynchronous satellites.
Space Systems Loral has been awarded a $20.7 million contract to build a robotic arm for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency“™s servicing program for geosynchronous satellites. The company said Thursday it will design two robotic arm systems to capture and dock with satellites and carry multiple tools to carry out requirements of the Robotic Servicing […] More
Lockheed Martin has won an $82 million contract to begin initial work on the fifth and sixth geosynchronous satellites in the space based infrared system missile warning constellation. According to the company, the acquisition of GEO-5 and 6 will include three phases. “This initial contract will sustain a steady production rate and by the Air Force […] More