Blog     e-Newsletter       Resource Library      Directories      Webinars  Apps     EBooks
   AFCEA logo

Air Force Space Command

SAIC to Support Weather Sustainment Division

May 21, 2012
By George Seffers

Science Applications International Corporation, San Diego, California, is being awarded a $6,961,768 firm-fixed-price contract for advisory and assistance services for the Weather Sustainment Division. Space-based infrared systems and military satellite communications must sustain effective and responsive consolidated logistics management support for mission-critical national defense weapons ground/command and control systems. U.S. Air Force Space Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, is the contracting activity.

United Launch Services Receives $1.5 Billion Contract

January 13, 2012
By George Seffers

United Launch Services L.L.C., Littleton, Colorado, is being awarded a $1.516 billion firm-fixed-price contract for Atlas V Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle (EELV) launch service in support of a Defense Meteorological Satellites Program 19; a Mobile User Objective System-3; three National Reconnaissance Office missions; and Delta IV EELV launch service in support of U.S. Air Force Space Command-4, two Global Positioning Systems, and Defense Meteorological Satellites Program-20 missions. Space and Missile Systems Center, El Segundo, California, is the contracting activity.

Crider to Take Air Force Space Command Assignment

December 19, 2011
By Henry Kenyon

Col. Kimberly A. Crider, USAF, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of brigadier general and assignment as mobilization assistant to the director of communications and information and chief information officer, Headquarters Air Force Space Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado.

U.S. Air Force Space Command Modifies Support Contract

July 22, 2011
By George Seffers

Harris Information Technology Services Corporation, Dulles, Virginia, is being awarded a more than $64 million contract modification for the network and space operations and maintenance, maintenance and logistics support to be provided to Air Force Space Command's 50th Space Wing. This includes configuration management, electrical power systems management, database applications support, 24-hour maintenance management, industrial safety, communications security, information management, communications network control center operations, communications circuit management, satellite control center support, computer operations support, communications-computer systems maintenance and operations and maintenance for the Defense Satellite Communications System, Secure Communication System, and MILSTAR. In addition, the network and space operations and maintenance contract will provide operations, maintenance, logistics and training support for the Air Force Satellite Control Network at remote tracking stations around the world. Maintenance and logistics support will also be provided for Global Positioning System (GPS) ground antennas and monitoring stations, software analysis and support for GPS, orbital analysis of military satellites in orbit in support of military satellite controllers and security forces at New Boston Air Station, New Hampshire. The 50th Contracting Squadron, Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado, is the contracting activity.

Kokolakis Contracting to Build Joint Air Traffic Control Tower

June 6, 2011
By George Seffers

J. Kokolakis Contracting Incorporated, Tarpon Springs, Florida, is being awarded a nearly $11 million contract for construction of the joint air traffic control tower at the Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base, New Orleans, Louisiana. The work to be performed provides for the construction of a seven level air traffic control tower, including the cab that will provide day and night visual and instrumental operations and a reserve air traffic control facility. The new tower will be equipped with National Airspace System Modernization equipment. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Southeast, Jacksonville, Florida, is the contracting activity.

Teague Assigned Vice Commander, Space & Missile Systems Center

January 20, 2011
By Beverly Schaeffer

Col. Roger W. Teague, USAF, has been selected for the rank of brigadier general and assigned vice commander, Space and Missile Systems Center, Air Force Space Command, Los Angeles Air Force Base, California.

Greaves Assigned to Air Force Space Command Post

January 19, 2011
By Henry Kenyon

Brig. Gen. Samuel A.R. Greaves, USAF, has been assigned director of plans, programs and analyses, Headquarters Air Force Space Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado.

Cyber Wingmen Train for Digital Battlefield

November 10, 2010
By Rachel Eisenhower

Not everyone can step into the cockpit of an aircraft, but training allows U.S. Air Force officers and airmen from all backgrounds to get on the Internet and defend threatened networks.

Air Force Space Command Gains Dickinson

June 3, 2010
By Henry Kenyon

Brig. Gen. Ian R. Dickinson, USAF, has received assignment as director, communications and information, and chief information officer, Headquarters Air Force Space Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado.


Subscribe to RSS - Air Force Space Command