Military Space News


Mission Press Releases

  • ORS-1 Satellite Completes Second Year in Space
    UTC Aerospace Systems - Monday, July 1, 2013
    Posted on: 7/1/2013 3:33:28 PM PDT

  • Navy Missile Likely Hit Fuel Tank on Disabled Satellite
    Department of Defense - Thursday, February 21, 2008
    Posted on: 2/25/2008 8:25:01 AM PDT

  • Gates Pleased by Mission's Success
    Department of Defense - Monday, February 25, 2008
    Posted on: 2/25/2008 8:24:24 AM PDT

  • Satellite Debris Analysis Indicates Hydrazine Tank  Hit
    Department of Defense - Monday, February 25, 2008
    Posted on: 2/25/2008 8:21:24 AM PDT

  • Raytheon Missile and Radar Played Critical Roles in  Satellite Intercept
    Raytheon Company - Monday, February 25, 2008
    Posted on: 2/25/2008 8:19:22 AM PDT

  • Department of Defense Background Briefing on the Satellite Intercept Attempt
    Department of Defense - Wednesday, February 20, 2008
    Posted on: 2/20/2008 4:14:54 PM PDT

  • Raytheon Standard Missile-3 Achieves Dual Intercepts in Space
    Raytheon Company - Thursday, November 8, 2007
    Posted on: 11/8/2007 8:57:55 AM PDT

  • Lockheed Martin Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense System Successfully Destroys Two Ballistic Missiles During Unprecedented Test
    Lockheed Martin Corporation - Thursday, November 8, 2007
    Posted on: 11/8/2007 8:57:00 AM PDT

  • Minotaur Rocket Successfully Launches from NASA Wallops Flight Facility
    Wallops Flight Facility - Tuesday, April 24, 2007
    Posted on: 4/24/2007 4:10:40 PM PDT

  • 'Mission accomplished' for NRO at Onizuka AFS
    Air Force Space Command News Service - Tuesday, April 24, 2007
    Posted on: 4/24/2007 4:09:44 PM PDT

  • THAAD Intercept Demonstrates Confidence in Missile Defense
    Missile Defense Advocacy Alliance - Sunday, April 8, 2007
    Posted on: 4/8/2007 9:19:52 AM PDT

  • Schriever space pros keep eyes on the skies
    Air Force Space Command News Service - Thursday, January 11, 2007
    Posted on: 1/11/2007 5:37:22 PM PDT

  • SBIRS instructors hold keys to ground floor of new payload
    Air Force Space Command News Service - Wednesday, January 10, 2007
    Posted on: 1/10/2007 7:03:40 PM PDT

  • Space shapes today's front lines
    Air Force Space Command News Service - Friday, January 5, 2007
    Posted on: 1/5/2007 9:25:00 AM PDT

  • Unmanned Vehicle Provides Reusable Test Capabilities in Space
    Air Force News Service - Saturday, November 18, 2006
    Posted on: 11/18/2006 7:41:47 AM PDT

  • Responsive Space Demonstrator TacSat-2 Ready to Roll
    Air Force Space Command News Service - Saturday, November 18, 2006
    Posted on: 11/18/2006 7:30:53 AM PDT

  • On-orbit checkout of SBIRS payload confirmed
    Air Force News Service - Saturday, November 18, 2006
    Posted on: 11/18/2006 7:19:04 AM PDT

  • Airmen learn to counter satellite-jamming threats
    Air Force Space Command News Service - Sunday, October 29, 2006
    Posted on: 10/29/2006 9:50:17 AM PDT

  • Strategic Space and Defense 2006 - Last day for early bird registration
    Spaceward Foundation - Thursday, August 10, 2006
    Posted on: 8/10/2006 8:59:54 PM PDT

  • Lockheed Martin Team Successfully Tests Thruster for Missile Defense Agency's Multiple Kill Vehicle
    Lockheed Martin Corporation - Thursday, July 20, 2006
    Posted on: 7/20/2006 5:08:02 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Air Force Space Command Sources Sought Notice: Eastern and Western Range Spaceports
    Air Force Space Command News Service - October 10, 2003
    Posted on: 10/10/2003 6:35:34 PM PDT

  • Air Force Space Command: Space Control Industry Conference
    Air Force Space Command News Service - October 10, 2003
    Posted on: 10/10/2003 6:31:09 PM PDT

  • Air Force Materiel Command Presolicitation Notice: Responsive Space Program (RSP) Using the Techsat 21 Bus
    Air Force Materiel Command - October 4, 2003
    Posted on: 10/4/2003 12:59:31 PM PDT

  • Air Force Space Command: Sources Sought Notice: Eastern and Western Range Spaceports
    Air Force Space Command News Service - October 4, 2003
    Posted on: 10/4/2003 12:54:58 PM PDT

  • GPS III RFP Release
    Royal Astronomical Society of Canada - September 21, 2003
    Posted on: 9/21/2003 9:50:57 PM PDT

  • Responsive Space Program (RSP) Using the Techsat 21 Bus
    Air Force Materiel Command - September 21, 2003
    Posted on: 9/21/2003 9:48:42 PM PDT

  • Acquisition of National Security Space Programs
    DOD Under Secretary for Acquisition, Technology, & Logsitics - September 7, 2003
    Posted on: 9/7/2003 10:32:21 PM PDT

  • VAFB launch schedule As of 2003 August 17
    Vandenberg Air Force Base - August 20, 2003
    Posted on: 8/20/2003 7:53:50 AM PDT

  • U.S. Air Force Request for Information - Space Lego Project
    Air Force Materiel Command - August 9, 2003
    Posted on: 8/9/2003 9:45:35 AM PDT

  • ONR Presolicitation Notice: Revolutionary Approach to Time Critical Long Range Strike Project (RATTLR)
    Office of Naval Research - June 19, 2003
    Posted on: 6/19/2003 9:45:06 AM PDT

  • Alternate Approaches to Space Tracking and Surveillance System Need to Be Considered, GAO-03-597
    Government Accountability Office - June 4, 2003
    Posted on: 6/4/2003 5:46:18 PM PDT

  • Military Space Operations: Common Problems and Their Effects on Satellite and Related Acquisitions, GAO-03-825R
    Government Accountability Office - June 4, 2003
    Posted on: 6/4/2003 5:42:07 PM PDT

  • Missile Defense: Knowledge-Based Practices Are Being Adopted, but Risks Remain, GAO-03-441
    Government Accountability Office - June 4, 2003
    Posted on: 6/4/2003 5:30:45 PM PDT

  • National Policy on Ballistic Missile Defense Fact Sheet 20 May 2003
    White House - May 20, 2003
    Posted on: 5/28/2003 7:20:15 AM PDT

  • Missile Defense: Alternative Approaches to Space Tracking and Surveillance System Need to Be Considered GAO-03-597
    Government Accountability Office - May 27, 2003
    Posted on: 5/27/2003 6:13:50 PM PDT

  • Defense Space Activities: Organizational Changes Initiated, but Further Management Actions Needed
    Government Accountability Office - May 1, 2003
    Posted on: 5/1/2003 9:59:46 PM PDT

  • AIP FYI #45: DOD S&T Chiefs Voice Support for 3% Spending Target
    American Institute of Physics - April 7, 2003
    Posted on: 4/7/2003 6:58:43 PM PDT

  • Modification Missile Defense Agency BAA for Advanced Concepts
    Missile Defense Agency (MDA) - March 13, 2003
    Posted on: 3/13/2003 8:25:03 AM PDT

  • DOD's top space official committed to space discovery
    Air Force News Service - February 20, 2003
    Posted on: 2/20/2003 9:09:27 AM PDT

  • DOD space chief outlines priorities
    Air Force News Service - February 20, 2003
    Posted on: 2/20/2003 9:08:58 AM PDT