Lockheed Martin To Help UK Space Agency Build First Commercial Spaceport; Launch First Orbital Rocket

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FARNBOROUGH, England, July 16, 2018 (Northrop Grumman PR) — The UK Space Agency has selected Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) to help implement its vision for the UK Spaceflight Programme, an innovative initiative to create a world-leading commercial launch market that grows the UK economy through regular, reliable and responsible access to space.


SCISYS to Deliver Pearls Constellation Simulator to Sky and Space Global

CHIPPENHAM, England (SCISYS PR) — SCISYS PLC (“SCISYS”), the supplier of software systems, IT-based solutions and support services to the space, government, defence, commerce and media & broadcast sectors, is pleased to announce it has been awarded a contract by Sky and Space Global (UK) Ltd (“SAS”) to deliver the network management simulator for their Pearls Constellation of nanosatellites within 12 months.

SCISYS Space will deliver the Pearls Constellation Simulator (or “PearlSim”), a high-fidelity, high-performance, configurable, scalable and portable solution for providing a representation of the constellation, its communication infrastructure, customer activity and mission operations.