TAG: Air Force

XQ-58A demonstrator in flight. Photo: U.S. Air Force

Going Beyond. Visual line of sight, that is.

March 20, 2019

Photo: Lockheed Martin

U.S. Air Force seeks builder for 22 more GPS III satellites

February 13, 2018

Image: GPS World

U.S. Air Force jamming GPS in Southwest sky this week and next

February 5, 2018

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The first eight GPS III satellites are under contract and in production at Lockheed Martin’s GPS III Processing Facility outside of Denver.

GPS III 9 and 10 procured, targeting 2022 launch

October 3, 2016

Non-GPS positioning system, White Sands North Range. X = transmitter site.

Air Force upgrades to better field reference system for testing GPS denial

August 4, 2016

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Marconi Prize for 2016 goes to Brad Parkinson

May 31, 2016

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A quality assurance team from the 45th Launch Group off-loads a GPS IIF-12 satellite from a C-17 Globemaster III on Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla., Oct. 8. A crowd from the government and industry partnership, who will complete the satellite’s final assembly, gathered on the Cape’s “Skid Strip” to watch the off-loading of the satellite they will prepare to launch aboard a United Launch Alliance rocket in 2016. (U.S. Air Force photo/James Rainier)

Last of 12 GPS IIF Satellites Arrives at Cape Canaveral

October 13, 2015

Team Vandenberg launches its first SpaceX launch from Space Launch Complex-4 Sept. 29, 2013. 30th Space Wing's 1st Air and Space Test Squadron was the lead for all launch site certification activities at Vandenberg for SpaceX as an Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle New Entrant. The squadron evaluated SpaceX's flight and ground systems, processes and procedures for the upgraded Falcon-9 rocket. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman Yvonne Morales)

SpaceX Falcon 9 Certified for GPS Launches

May 28, 2015