In the Spotlight

VPT is powering the world’s most advanced military and aerospace programs.

Following are just a few of the programs currently relying on VPT.

SpaceIL’s Lunar Lander Begins its Historic Moon Mission

March 1 2019 – Israel’s SpaceIL recently launched its lunar lander, Beresheet, from a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, on the… Read more

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Aireon Announces Successful Deployment of Iridium NEXT

January 15, 2019 – Aireon announced that the Iridium NEXT constellation hosting its space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) is now… Read more

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New Horizons Completes Most Distant Flyby in History

January 2, 2019 – NASA space probe New Horizons completed the most distant flyby in history on New Year’s Day,… Read more

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SM-3 Block IIA Successfully Destroys Ballistic Missile Target

December 13, 2018— The U.S. Missile Defense Agency successfully tested a Standard Missile 3 (SM-3) Block IIA – a ballistic… Read more

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NASA’s InSight Spacecraft Successfully Lands on Mars

November 27, 2018 – NASA has made another successful landing on Mars after their InSight lander reached the planet’s surface… Read more

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New Shepard’s Ninth Mission Tests High-Altitude Escape Ability

July 19, 2018 — Blue Origin performed a critical test on its New Shepard rocket this week – a high-altitude… Read more

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First Space Junk Removal Satellite Deployed from ISS

June 25, 2018 — The first satellite with space debris-removal capabilities was launched from the International Space Station last week. … Read more

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