Category: Aviation / Aerospace

Northrop Grumman is Hiring for OVER 100 Positions!

Recruiting Event–Invitation Only   Tuesday, August 29, 2017, 9:30am-2:30pm   CareerSource Brevard-Rockledge–295 Barnes Boulevard   HIRING:  OVER 100 POSITIONS AVAILABLE, LOCAL AND NATIONWIDE Job Order: 10525026      Cyber Information Sys Security 2 Job Order: 10525216       PC Network Support Technician 2/3 Job Order: 10525359       Logistics Planner 2 – Provisioning Analyst Job Order: 10525090       Budget […]

Historic Rocket Launch Scheduled for August 25

By Matthew Richardson, Orlando Business Journal Orbital ATK Inc., Dulles, Va.-based aerospace company(NYSE: OA), will launch its Minotaur IV rocket on Aug. 25 from Cape Canaveral. This launch will be a first for Space Florida’s launch complex 46, since the last launch in 1999. The rocket will carry the ORS-5 satellite, also known as the SensorStat,  […]

Satellite maker’s $85M facility goes vertical on Space Coast

By Matthew Richardson, Orlando Business Journal OneWeb LLC is well on its way to having its satellite manufacturing plant in Exploration Park. The OneWeb manufacturing plant is a project many parts suppliers in Central Florida and even outside of the state may be keeping an eye on, as it could lead to big business opportunities […]

Red Canyon Software, Inc., to Bring Jobs and More to Brevard

Red Canyon Software, Inc., to Bring Jobs and More to Brevard Plans for first regional office include revitalization of Historic Downtown Titusville site. Space Coast, FL (August 3, 2017) – Red Canyon Software, Inc., an aerospace engineering and software company based in Denver, CO, has announced plans to open its first regional office in Historic […]

Who will get to the moon first? NASA or SpaceX?

…Government space agency NASA and private commercial company SpaceX work alongside one another, both now are gunning for the moon, with each planning to launch a rocket from Florida’s Space Coast. Big firms like Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT), Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA), United Launch Alliance, Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) and Aerojet Rocketdyne (NYSE: AJRD) […]

Blue Origin’s 750,000 Square-Foot Rocket Center “Coming Soon”

Blue Origin’s new rocket manufacturing center in Exploration Park on Florida’s Space Coast should be finished by the end of 2017, creating 330 high-tech, high-wage jobs paying an average annual salary of $89,000. Check out owner of Blue Origin and Amazon.com Inc., Jeff Bezos’ video clip of the new facility here. Read entire article by […]

Rocket Business Growth is Great News for Other Brevard County Businesses

With a resurgence in the local space race, it is no surprise that even caterers, like Renaissance Catering of Cocoa, are seeing a boost in their business. Recent local rocket activity includes: Blue Origin building a massive rocket assembly plant, SpaceX launching rockets nearly twice a week, OneWeb building a satellite manufacturing facility and Lockheed […]

Plans Made for Boeing and DARPA’s New Spaceplane to Launch in 2020

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, or DARPA, recently selected Boeing to finish designing a reusable suborbital spaceplane, XS-1, which Boeing calls “Phantom Express”, with plans to launch and land at Cape Canaveral in 2020. “The XS-1 would be neither a traditional airplane nor a conventional launch vehicle but rather a combination of the two, […]

News from Paris Air Show : Lockheed Martin Selects Harris Corporation to Upgrade F-35 Lightning II Mission System Avionics

The new F-35 Lightning II Mission System Avionics will net several significant upgrades:

Increases F-35 data storage, display processing, and throughput; Extends Harris’ expertise in ruggedized open systems COTS military avionics technology; Builds on company’s proven track record with F-35 platform and avionics systems […]

Aerospace Workshop Sets Course to Develop 21st Century Talent Pipeline

Space Coast, FL – On Wednesday May 24, 2017, more than 50 industry, education, government, regional, state and national stakeholders gathered at Space Florida’s Science Lab to forge a collaborative model to lead an effort ensuring regional employers have access to the talent needed to scale their businesses now and in the future. While Florida […]