Space News

September 28, 2023

DARPA Initiative Asks Innovators to Build Future Space Weapons

ClearanceJobs United States Space Force Guardians won’t be engaged in zero gravity combat with ray guns or light sabers – even as

September 26, 2023

Space System Command (SSC) opens new TAP Lab for Space Domain Awareness (SDA) innovation

SatNews The collaborative working space is designed to advance space domain awareness by rapidly onboarding “apps to close gaps,” decomposing

September 22, 2023

Laser comms in orbit underpin Space Force’s Transport and Tracking layers for data and missile warning

Breaking Defense With mission experience and partnerships across the space industry, Northrop Grumman is executing the Space Development Agency’s vision

September 21, 2023

Space Force looking to fill tech ‘gaps,’ and ‘evolve’ space domain awareness: Saltzman

Breaking Defense Citing the criticality of space domain awareness for everything the Space Force does, Chief of Space Operations Gen. Chance Saltzman

September 21, 2023

AUKUS security pact should expand to include space monitoring: MITRE

Breaking Defense Pooling capabilities for space domain awareness (SDA) as part of AUKUS would not only improve trilateral security, but also lay the groundwork

September 20, 2023

China launches new batch of Yaogan reconnaissance satellites

SPACENEWS China added to its recent flurry of reconnaissance satellite launches early Sunday, sending three new Yaogan-39 spacecraft into orbit.

September 20, 2023

CACI optical terminals pass initial tests required for Space Development Agency satellites

SPACENEWS CACI International’s optical communication terminal passed initial ground tests required to compete for Space Development Agency satellite contracts, the

September 14, 2023

GEOST sensors to detect interference will fly on SDA satellites

Breaking Defense Northrop Grumman has tapped Tuscon-based startup GEOST to provide sensor payloads to protect the missile tracking satellites the

September 11, 2023

Space Force, NRO launch ‘Silent Barker’ space observation satellites

C4ISR Net The U.S. Space Force and the National Reconnaissance Office launched their newest space observation satellites today in a

September 7, 2023

After Successful Launch, Lockheed Looks to Go Even Faster on Future SDA Satellites

Air & Space Forces Magazine The Space Development Agency successfully launched 13 small satellites into orbit Sept. 2, more than