Tag Archives: JPSS-2

Raytheon Gets $59M NASA Contract Modification for JPSS Ground System Upgrades

Raytheon Gets $59M NASA Contract Modification for JPSS Ground System Upgrades - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Raytheon‘s intelligence, information and services business has received a $59.2 million modification from NASA to address additional requirements under a previously awarded contract for weather satellite ground system support. NASA said Friday the modification increases the potential value of Raytheon’s Joint Polar Satellite System Common Ground System contract to $1.9 billion and covers …

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Orbital ATK Backs Delta II Rocket Launch With Solid Rocket Motors, Payload Fairing

Orbital ATK Backs Delta II Rocket Launch With Solid Rocket Motors, Payload Fairing - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Orbital ATK supplied a composite fairing component and nine graphite epoxy motors ““ GEM 40 ““ for a United Launch Alliance-built Delta II rocket that took off Saturday from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. The first Joint Polar Satellite System that NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration developed through a collaborative …

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Orbital ATK Taps EaglePicher to Develop NOAA JPSS Satellite Battery

Orbital ATK Taps EaglePicher to Develop NOAA JPSS Satellite Battery - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Orbital ATK has chosen EaglePicher Technologies to design and manufacture a battery system for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration‘s Joint Polar Satellite System-2. EaglePicher said Thursday it will incorporate GS Yuasa Lithium Power‘s Gen III LSE134 lithium-ion cells into the JPSS-2 battery system. Orbital ATK received a $253 million delivery order from NASA in March …

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Orbital ATK Completes Initial Design Review for 3 NOAA Weather Satellites; Steve Krein Comments

Orbital ATK Completes Initial Design Review for 3 NOAA Weather Satellites; Steve Krein Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Orbital ATK has completed the spacecraft preliminary design review for National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's three Joint Polar Satellite Systems. The company collaborated with representatives from NOAA and NASA to subject JPSS-2, JPSS-3 and JPSS-4 to the four-day PDR that kicked off Aug. 29 at Orbital ATK's Gilbert, Arizona-based facility, …

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