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NASA selects L3Harris to guide Mars Mission samples home

Highlights: L3Harris will provide secure data transmission for complex mission Provider of choice for Mars missions using unique, multi-band communication solution Extends trusted relationship with Jet Propulsion Laboratory MELBOURNE, Fla., August 24, 2021 — NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) has selected L3Harris Technologies (NYSE:LHX) to provide the latest Universal Space Transponder (UST) for the Mars…

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BAE Systems collaborates with GlobalFoundries to produce radiation-hardened single board computers for space

MANASSAS, Va. – August 23, 2021 — BAE Systems’ radiation-hardened RAD510™ System on Chip (SoC) for space-based computing is entering fabrication. Designed by BAE Systems and manufactured by GlobalFoundries® (GF®), the RAD510 SoC will be the core of a single board computer (SBC) with twice the performance capability of the industry standard RAD750® microprocessor. The…

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Aitech’s S-A1760 Venus™ Brings NVIDIA-based AI Supercomputing to Next Generation Space Applications

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Radiation-characterized COTS system qualified for use in small sat clusters and short-duration spaceflights  S-A1760 Venus Technical Specifications Suitable for the next generation of short duration spaceflight, NEO and LEO satellite constellations NVIDIA® Jetson™ TX2i SoM with 256 CUDA cores reaching 1 TFLOPS COTS-based system meets new Series 300 level qualifications Local data processing onboard where…

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Aitech Continues to Enable Space Innovations in Small Geostationary Communications Satellites from Astranis

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Aitech Continues to Enable Space Innovations in Small Geostationary Communications Satellites from Astranis Mission-critical system from Aitech is used in communications infrastructure for low earth orbit (LEO) and near earth orbit (NEO) small sats Chatsworth, Calif. August 2021 – Aitech, a leading provider of rugged board and system level solutions for military, aerospace and space…

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The Ozmen Foundation Fuels Next-Gen STEM Talent Through Support of MIT’s Beaver Works Summer STEM Program

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SPARKS, Nev., (August 19, 2021) – Through the Ozmen Foundation Fund, Eren and Fatih Ozmen sponsored MIT’s 2021 Beaver Works Summer Institute (BWSI) for the sixth straight year. BWSI is a four-week summer program for talented high school seniors with a passion for science, technology, engineering and math. The program is offered by Beaver Works, a joint venture between the…

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Aerojet Rocketdyne Expands Los Angeles Facility for NASA’s Moon and Mars Rocket

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LOS ANGELES, Calif., Aug. 18, 2021 – Aerojet Rocketdyne has finished a major expansion of its Los Angeles facility to support production of new-generation RS-25 main engines for NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS), which will send astronauts to the Moon as early as 2024. “This expanded facility will serve NASA’s human exploration requirements for decades to come,”…

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Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. Reports 2021 Second Quarter Results

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EL SEGUNDO, Calif., July 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AJRD) (the “Company”) today reported results for the three months ended June 30, 2021. Financial Overview Three months ended June 30, Six Months ended June 30, 2021 2020 2021 2020 (In millions, except percentage and per share amounts) Net sales $ 556.9 $…

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Sierra Space Secures Senior Aerospace Exec Tom Vice as CEO

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Joins Team of Experienced Business Executives, Talented Engineers, and Accomplished Astronauts LOUISVILLE, Colo., July 19, 2021 – Sierra Space, the new commercial space subsidiary of global aerospace and national security leader Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC), has named senior aerospace executive Tom Vice as the company’s Chief Executive Officer. Tom Vice joins Sierra Space following an extensive career in…

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SNC Delivers Fully Integrated EMARSS Aircraft to U.S. Army

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Mission Enhancement Kit Enhances Fleet Capabilities SPARKS, Nev., July 15, 2021 – Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC), the global aerospace and national security company owned by Eren and Fatih Ozmen, recently delivered its seventh fully integrated Mission Enhancement Kit (MEK) aircraft to the U.S. Army, adding enhanced capabilities to the Army’s Enhanced Medium Altitude Reconnaissance and Surveillance System…

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U.S. Army Acquires Service-Wide License of SNC TRAX® Software to Enable Network Interoperability

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Southern Pines, NC (July 07, 2021) – Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC), the global aerospace and national security company owned by Eren and Fatih Ozmen, was awarded a contract by the U.S. Army for an unlimited distribution of the SNC Tactical Radio Application eXtension (TRAX) software to deliver effective interoperability across disparate communications systems, networks and domains.…

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