Organization: EMS Technologies Inc

COM DEV wins $39-million telescope camera contract

COM DEV International Ltd has been awarded a $39-million contract from the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) to build a specialized camera for the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) — a follow-on to the Hubble telescope slated for a 2013 launch. The fine guidance sensor and tunable filter camera is the first production mandate for COM…

COM DEV acquires EMS assets from MDA

COM DEV International Ltd has acquired portions of the EMS Space & Technologies – Montreal Division of MacDonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd (MDA) for $5 million and an additional $1 million pending certain milestones. Formerly EMS Canada, the Montreal division was acquired just last month by MDA from EMS Technologies Inc, Atlanta GA. It develops…

EMS awarded contract by Canadian Space Agency

Atlanta GA-based EMS Technologies Inc has received a $3.5-million contract with the Canadian Space Agency to conduct a stratospheric wind interferometer project at its space and technology division in Montreal. The contract covers Phase B activities for the stratospheric wind interferometer for transport studies (SWIFT) project to measure wind profiles in the stratosphere and provide…