The Wideband Global Satellite, accessible via portable terminals, delivers a 12-fold increase in communications.
Gen. John Hyten recently announced the Space Enterprise Vision to counter the ever-emerging threats to the space domain.
The Defense Department has announced that EA-6B Prowler aircraft, specializing in tactical jamming capabilities, have deployed to support the anti-ISIS efforts.
Military laboratories are contributing to a revolutionary program aimed at robotically repairing satellites more than 22,000 miles above the Earth.
DARPA is funding a project that would leverage MEMS technology to develop small inertial sensors.
A DOD official told Congress that reducing use of bandwidth could help shrink the attack surface for network-enabled systems.
Plans call for the Experimental Spaceplane to be able fly 10 times in 10 days, at a fraction of the cost of current launches.
DARPA has awarded contracts to four companies for the project, which seeks to launch inexpensive UAS from other aircraft and retrieve them mid-air after their missions.