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MCLEAN, VA – (May 11, 2011) – SES WORLD SKIES U.S. Government Solutions today announced that the Commercially Hosted Infrared Payload (CHIRP) and its host spacecraft, SES-2, have completed thermal vacuum (TVAC) testing. The experimental wide field-of-view sensor was designed by Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) for the U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems...
WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 30, 2011 – Seven satellite industry companies have agreed to form an industry alliance to increase awareness of the benefits of hosted government payloads on commercial satellites. The Hosted Payload Alliance (HPA) will serve as a bridge between government and private industry to foster open communication between potential users and providers...
MCLEAN, VA – (January 26, 2011)   SES WORLD SKIES U.S. Government Solutions announced today that they received an order under the U.S. Government’s new $5 billion Future Commercial SATCOM Acquisition (FCSA) program to provide C-band capacity to Artel Inc. for support of government initiatives. The contract includes two 36 MHz C-band transponders on an SES satellite...
MCLEAN, VA – (January 13, 2011) – SES WORLD SKIES U.S. Government Solutions announced today that they have been awarded two new contract vehicles that will broaden the means by which the U.S. Government can access their global satellite bandwidth and services. The new contracts are part of the Future COMSATCOM Services Acquisition (FCSA) program,...
MCLEAN, VA – (Aug 4, 2010) – SES WORLD SKIES, U.S. Government Solutions today announced the delivery of the Commercially Hosted Infrared Payload (CHIRP) sensor assembly to Dulles, VA-based satellite manufacturer, Orbital Sciences Corporation (NYSE: ORB). The sensor will be installed on SES-2, an SES WORLD SKIES communications satellite currently in production. The arrival of...
SES WORLD SKIES, U.S. Government Solutions hosted a live demonstration of the award-winning Defense Intelligence VSAT Network (DIVN) in Phoenix, Arizona in conjunction with the 2010 DoD Intelligence Information Systems (DoDIIS) Conference. To demonstrate the capability of the DIVN, bandwidth on board SES’s AMC-1 satellite and links through its Sunset Beach Teleport in Hawaii provided...

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