The first offensive weapon system in the United States Space Force achieved Initial Operating Capability on the 9th of March.
Constellations of small satellites orbiting close to Earth may provide faster communications and be less vulnerable than traditional ones.
The memorandum between France, Italy, the United Kingdom and the United States enables the four Allies to provide space capacity from their military satellite communications programmes to NATO.
On April the 13th, 2029 a chunk of space rock will streak by Earth at 30 kilometres per second, grazing the planet’s sphere of geostationary satellites.
British firm QinetiQ has confirmed it has secured a major new contract with the European Space Agency.
Speakers will include ministers, the Chief of the Air Staff alongside senior leaders from the National Space Council and the newly formed US Space Command.
BAE Systems say it will develop software for military operators that will enable semi-autonomous multi-domain mission planning.
Airbus is celebrating 50 years of providing secure military satellite communications to the UK with the 50th anniversary of the first Skynet satellite.
NATO Foreign Ministers met in Brussels on Wednesday to address a wide range of security challenges in preparation for the meeting of NATO leaders in London.
QinetiQ will develop equipment for the International Space Station.