Serco Announces New $33 Million U.S. Space Force Surveillance Systems Contract

HERNDON, VIRGINIA – October 12, 2021

Serco’s North American subsidiary, Serco Inc., a provider of professional, technology, engineering, and management services, has been awarded the new Space Fence Operations and Maintenance contract by the United States Space Force Space Operations Command (SpOC). As the prime contractor, Serco will provide 24×7 services to manage, operate, maintain, and provide logistical and general support for the Space Fence system. The Space Fence is a second-generation ground-based S-Band radar space surveillance system, strengthening U.S. space superiority through improved Space Domain Awareness (SDA). The contract has a 5-month base period plus five one-year option periods and is valued at $33 million, if all options are exercised.

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Textron Aviation inks order from Thrive Aviation for three additional Cessna Citation Longitude jets


Lannie O’Bannion, senior vice president of Global Sales and Flight Operations at Textron Aviation and Curtis Edenfield, CEO of Thrive Aviation

LAS VEGAS (Oct. 12, 2021) – During this year’s National Business Aviation Association Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE), Textron Aviation announced Las Vegas-based private aviation charter operator Thrive Aviation placed an order for three additional Cessna Citation Longitude business jets, set to deliver beginning December 2021. This order will boost Thrive’s fleet of Textron Aviation aircraft to 15, comprised of Cessna Citation Longitude, Cessna Citation Sovereign+, Cessna Citation XLS+, Cessna Citation CJ3+ and Cessna Citation M2.

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GPS Anti-Jam Products Unveiled | New Subsea Positioning Tech

Drone Racing Partnership to Develop the Sport’s Future Pilots
Drone Racing Partnership to Develop the Sport’s Future Pilots
In this article, the team at Warren Community College, New Jersey explain how partnering with the Drone Zone team to host a drone racing competition has led the college to now offer interested students on their Unmanned Systems Training Program additional training to become racers.
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Bombardier and Signature Flight Support Sign Milestone Agreement to Develop Diverse Suite of Services for an Enhanced Customer Experience

  • Multi-faceted Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) leverages mutual world-class service expertise between Bombardier and the world’s largest network of private aviation terminals
  • Bombardier and Signature to actively promote and enhance distribution of Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) in the U.S. and Europe through various channels
  • Future initiatives centered around activities creating value for customers, including AOG support, hangar access and co-developed business programs

MONTREAL, Oct. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bombardier and Signature Flight Support today announced they have signed a milestone Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) towards a multi-faceted relationship to create a suite of new services that will transform the service experience for their customers.

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