UNDERSECRETARY OF DEFENSE VISITS U.S. NAVY'S CYBER THOUGHT LEADERS (AUG 24): The Undersecretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics (AT&L), Frank Kendall, visited... MORE.
MUOS-5 ANOMALY IDENTIFIED, SATELLITE REMAINS IN SAFE, INTERMEDIATE ORBIT (AUG 3): Evaluation of the fifth Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) satellite determined that the satellite experienced a failure... MORE.
MUOS-5 TRANSFER MANEUVER TEMPORARILY HALTED, SATELLITE RECONFIGURED INTO SAFE INTERMEDIATE ORBIT (JULY 8): The fifth Mobile User Objective System satellite, which successfully launched aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas... MORE.
NAVY'S FINAL SATELLITE IN MUOS CONSTELLATION LAUNCHES SUCCESSFULLY (JUNE 24): The Navy's fifth Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) satellite launched at 10:30 a.m. EDT, June 24, from Space Launch Complex 41... MORE.
COUNTING DOWN TO LAUNCH: 5TH MUOS SATELLITE POISED TO COMPLETE CONSTELLATION (JUNE 22): The Navy's fifth Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) satellite is awaiting countdown for launch June 24... MORE.
READY TO GO: LOCKHEED MARTIN-BUILT MUOS-5 SECURE COMMUNICATIONS SATELLITE ENCAPSULATED FOR JUNE 24 (JUNE 8): The fifth Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) satellite built by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) for the U.S. Navy was encapsulated... MORE.
MUOS PRINCIPAL ASSISTANT PROGRAM MANAGER RECEIVES GENERAL BERNARD SCHREIVER AWARD (APRIL 26): Navy Cmdr. Peter Sheehy was was recognized for excellence in space operations and acquisition... MORE.
BRING YOUR SHADES: CUTTING-EDGE NANOSATELLITES, VIRTUAL REALITY TECHNOLOGIES TAKE CENTER STAGE AT WEST 2016 (FEB 19): PEO Space Systems is developing a CubeSat called the Integrated Communications Extension Capability, or ICE-Cap... MORE.
US ARMY PACIFIC EXERCISE HIGHLIGHTS JOINT COMMS FOR PACIFIC THEATER (FEB 19): Soldiers onboard an Army logistics supply vessel in Hawaii took a leap forward… MORE.
KEEPING TROOPS CONNECTED (DEC 9): Manpack Radio and MUOS waveform provide on-the-move comms. In today's cellular world, communicating coast-to-coast is a given… MORE.
JOINT RADIO NETWORK MANAGER SUPPORTS NEXT GENERATION MILITARY SATELLITE COMMS (NOV 16): Joint forces are using Joint Enterprise Network Manager, or JENM, a software application… MORE.
LIFT-OFF, SIGNAL ACQUIRED FOR NAVY'S FOURTH COMMUNICATION SATELLITE (SEPT 2): MUOS-4 maneuvered into geosynchronous test slot above the Pacific Ocean.... MORE.
WHAT'S THE NAVY DOING IN SPACE? (AUG 31): Vice Adm. Jan Tighe, Commander, U.S. Fleet Cyber Command / U.S. 10th Fleet, discusses the Navy's role in space… MORE.
COUNTING DOWN: NAVY'S LATEST COMMUNICATION SATELLITE READY FOR LAUNCH (AUG 28): The Navy's fourth Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) satellite is awaiting countdown for Wednesday, Sept. 2… MORE.
ALL HANDS UPDATE - MUOS (SEPT 3): The Navy's fourth Mobile User Objective System Satellite (MUOS) launches from Cape Canaveral, Florida.… MORE.
ARMY, NAVY LEADERS: NEW TECHNOLOGY, JOINT COLLABORATION ADVANCE COMMS FOR ASIA-PACIFIC (FEB 12): The Navy and Army are working in lockstep to meet the demands of today's… MORE.
NANOSATELLITES: BIG POSSIBILITIES IN SMALL PACKAGES (JAN 28): Phones are getting larger, but satellites are getting smaller – and proving to be a cost-effective and practical way… MORE.
OPERATING THE FUTURE OF WORLDWIDE MOBILE SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS (JAN 21): The Navy is one step closer to vastly improving secure satellite communications for mobile U.S. forces... MORE.
NAVY'S THIRD MUOS SATELLITE LAUNCHED TODAY (JAN 20): The Navy's third Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) satellite was launched today … MORE.
NAVY PREPARES FOR JAN. 20 COMMUNICATIONS SATELLITE LAUNCH (DEC 30): Navy military and civilian engineers are preparing the latest military communications satellite for a planned Jan. 20 launch… MORE.
SOFTWARE DEFINED RADIOS ALLOW SOLDIERS TO ADAPT TO CYBER THREATS (OCT 15): The MUOS waveform provides leap-ahead capability by using satellites, similar to cell phone towers in space, that allow… MORE.
NEXT GENERATION SATCOMM SYSTEM TO SEE TESTING ABOARD COAST GUARD CUTTER HEALY DURING ARCTIC SHIELD 2014 (AUG 14): From studying the effects of solar activity to improve radio transmissions… MORE.
ARMY AND NAVY TEAM TO EXTEND RADIO REACH (MARCH 19): By pairing the Army's Manpack radio with the Navy's MUOS satellite capabilities… MORE.
PEO SPACE SYSTEMS SUPPORTS NANOSATELLITE INITIATIVE (NOV 19): The Navy's Program Executive Office Space Systems is participating in a Nanosatellite launch mission... MORE.
NAVY SATELLITE LAUNCH TO BOOST DOD SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS (JULY 19): The Navy's second Mobile User Objective System satellite was launched today… MORE.
MUOS SATELLITE IMPROVES COMMUNICATIONS FOR U.S. FORCES ON THE MOVE (JULY 18): The Navy’s second Mobile User Objective System satellite is scheduled to be launched July 19… MORE.
NAVY ANNOUNCES FIRST MUOS SATELLITE ACCEPTED FOR INITIAL OPERATIONAL USE (NOV 21): The Navy announced today… MORE.
NAVY SUCCESSFULLY LAUNCHES NEXT GENERATION COMMUNICATIONS SATELLITE (FEB 25): The Navy's first Mobile User Objective System satellite was launched… MORE.
FIRST MUOS SATELLITE SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETES KEY TEST MILESTONE (JUNE 29): The Mobile User Objective System (MUOS), directed by the Communications Satellite Program Office (PMW 146)... MORE.