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Millennium Space Systems is a privately held, employee-owned company founded in 2001, providing alternative and relevant solutions to today’s aerospace challenges. The company designs flight systems and develops mission and system solutions for the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense and National Aeronautics & Space Administration. For more information, visit www.millennium-space.com.

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Millennium Space Systems Receives Order from SSL for Follow-on Buy of Reaction Wheels

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., July 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Millennium Space Systems is pleased to announce that SSL in Palo Alto, CA has placed a follow-on order for 23 RWA-1000 flight reaction wheels.  This follows the original order for 52 reaction wheels now that Millennium has delivered 5 ship sets of t…

Millennium Space System Announces Key Leadership Promotions as the Company Gears up for Volume Production of ALTAIR™ and AQUILA™ Satellites and Components

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., June 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Millennium Space Systems announces the promotions of Vince Deno to Chief Operating Officer and Bob Newberry to President, as the Company positions itself for further growth in the space & defense sector.  The Company is expanding its R&…

Millennium Space Systems Expands Full-Service Space Factory to Step up Production to Hundreds of Satellites Each Year

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., March 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Millennium Space Systems has officially broken ground on Phase-3 of its manufacturing & production plan, building out an additional 35,000 square feet at its existing spacecraft factory in El Segundo, CA, located two miles south of LAX and a…

Millennium Space Systems Appoints Robert Newberry as Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., March 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Millennium Space Systems announces the appointment of Robert (Bob) Newberry (USAF-Ret) as Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, as the Company expands both its manufacturing & productions facilities and its satellite des…

Millennium Space Systems Begins Spacecraft Integration of Air Force's Wide Field of View Testbed

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Feb. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Millennium Space Systems started spacecraft integration of the United States Air Force's Wide Field of View (WFOV) Testbed. The WFOV spacecraft bus platform will be functionally integrated, tested and checked out in summer 2016, in prepar…

Millennium Space Systems Appoints Jim McClelland as Vice President of Mission Engineering and Operations

Company reinforces its senior leadership as the alternative provider of affordable high performance spacecraft and components EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Nov. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Millennium Space Systems is pleased to introduce Jim McClelland as its Vice President of Mission Engineering and…

Millennium Space Systems Appoints Michael Todaro as Director of Mission Operations

Company Expands its Collocated Mission Operations Center to Service Three Flight Programs EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Nov. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Millennium Space Systems is pleased to announce Mike Todaro has joined Millennium as the Director of Mission Operations.  Mr. Todaro brings over 20 ye…

Millennium Space Systems Launches ALTAIR™ Mission Customization Website

Interactive MyALTAIR.com "Build-Your-Own-Mission" Site Designed to Mix and Match Payloads, Orbits and Ground Systems into an Integrated Space Mission Concept EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Aug. 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Millennium Space Systems announces the launch of MyALTAIR.com, a use…

Millennium Space Systems Begins Production on the First Commercial ALTAIR™ Spacecraft

One Year to Launch for Software Defined Satellite EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Aug. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Millennium Space Systems proudly announces the first commercial ALTAIR™ spacecraft is now in production. ALTAIR I further validates DARPA's original SeeMe vision of game-changing affor…

Millennium Space Systems Ships 4 of 52 Flight Reaction Wheels to SSL

Commercial Fixed-Price RWA-1000 Product Ships Just Months After Signing Contract EL SEGUNDO, Calif., March 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Millennium Space Systems today announced that it has shipped out their first set of RWA-1000 reaction wheels to commercial customer SSL in Palo Alto, CA. This fi…

Millennium Space Systems Granted Exclusive License From NASA Goddard

Patented Demiseable Integrated Reaction Wheel Assembly Development Kicks Off EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Feb. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Millennium Space Systems today announced that it has finalized an exclusive production license for the patented "Demisable Integrated Reaction Wheel Assem…

Millennium Space Systems Qualifies AQUILA M8 Series Satellite Structure

Development test vehicle passes all structural qualification tests. EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Dec. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Millennium Space Systems, a leader in development of affordable high-performance spacecraft, today announced the completion of structural qualification of its AQUILA M…

Millennium Space Systems Wins Commercial Reaction Wheel Contract

Reaction wheel production line ramps up for commercial satellite constellation EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Millennium Space Systems, a leader in development of affordable high-performance spacecraft and components, has inked a major contract to manufacture reactio…

Millennium Space Systems Launches First Round of Commercial Bootstrap™ Initiative

Selected government and commercial partners will have immediate and affordable access to space. EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Millennium Space Systems, a leader in development of affordable high-performance spacecraft, today unveiled the first round of its commercial B…

Millennium Space Completes Air Force Weather Satellite Design

Company Tailors its AQUILA M2 Platform for Disaggregated Weather Missions EL SEGUNDO, Calif., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Millennium Space Systems today announced that its Disaggregated Weather Satellite Pathfinder (DWSP) spacecraft, under design contract to the USAF Space & Miss…

Millennium Space Systems Opens New 70,000 sq-ft Headquarters

Factory of the New Millennium Fosters Efficiency, Flexibility EL SEGUNDO, Calif., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Millennium Space Systems executives, employees, business partners, and government officials today celebrated the opening of the company's "Factory of the New Millen…