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Intelsat General Awarded Air Force Contract to Study Commercialization of Satellite Control Network

By |December 19th, 2014|

Published on Wednesday, 22 October 2014 19:58BETHESDA, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Intelsat General Corp. (IGC) is one of four companies awarded a contract by the United States Air Force (USAF) to study the viability of using commercial facilities and operations expertise for the tracking, telemetry and command (TT&C) of government satellites. The goal of the contract, known as the Air Force Satellite Control Network (AFSCN) Commercial Provisioning (CP) study, is to provide USAF Space Command with a detailed plan for leveraging commercial TT&C facilities and capabilities to substantially reduce operations and maintenance costs while enabling the government to meet national security space objectives and warfighter operational needs. The USAF has stated that a future space concept of operations could include a mix of government and commercial command and control networks. […]

Colorado Springs’ presence shrinks on Inc’s list of 5,000 fastest-growing companies

By |December 19th, 2014|

Published on Thursday, 29 August 2013 16:53- Braxton Technologies, LLC which was started in 1994 and develops software to help Air Force commands in the Springs and Los Angeles automate satellite control and other tasks. The company made the list for the fourth consecutive year. It employed 96 people at the end of last year, adding 58 in the past three years. Braxton’s revenue was up 78 percent since 2008 to $20.1 million, ranking it 3,735th, compared with 3,064th in 2012. […]

Congratulations Braxton Science & Technology Group

By |August 22nd, 2014|

Congratulations Braxton Science & Technology Group on making the 2014 Inc. 5000 annual list of fastest-growing private companies in America!  2014 marks our fifth time [...]

Braxton Technologies Receives Innovation Award

By |February 7th, 2014|

Colorado Springs, CO — The Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance (Business Alliance) presented the Innovation Award to Braxton Technologies, LLC at the Celebrate Technology reception on Friday, February 7. The innovation award was in recognition of Braxton’s new product AceFDS (Flight Dynamics System). Rob Johnston, Chief Technical Officer of Engineering and Triet Tran, Chief Scientist received the award on behalf of the organization. Steve Wozniak (the Woz), co-founder of Apple, was the keynote speaker for the evening, along with Chris Franz, President of Peak Venture Group. The two led a question and answer session focused on technology, education and entrepreneurship. Over 200 attended the evening reception. […]

Braxton Named Security & Defense Technology Company of the Year

By |November 11th, 2011|

Nine businesses, local governments and civic groups were honored Wednesday at the Colorado Springs Regional Economic Development Corp.’s sixth annual [...]

Inc5000 Honors Braxton & Other Springs-Area Companies

By |September 14th, 2011|

For the second year in a row, Braxton Technologies has made the Inc5000 list of fastest-growing private companies. To make the list, companies had to be founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2007, based in the United States and be privately held, for-profit and independent — not units of other companies — as of Dec. 31, 2010. The minimum 2010 revenue requirement for the list was $2 million. […]

Braxton on Winning Raytheon GPS OCX Team

By |April 12th, 2010|

Braxton Technologies, LLC today confirmed it is part of the Raytheon Company-led team that has been awarded the U.S. Air [...]

Braxton CEO Frank Backes is Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2009 Award Winner in Rocky Mountain Region

By |June 19th, 2009|

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Braxton Technologies, LLC, a command and control products and services company headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colorado, today announced that CEO Frank Backes received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2009 Award in the Services category in the Rocky Mountain Region. According to Ernst & Young LLP, the award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who are building and leading dynamic, growing businesses. Frank Backes was selected by an independent panel of judges, and the award was presented at a gala event at the Grand Hyatt in downtown Denver on June 18, 2009.   […]

Braxton on Team Awarded NASA Communications Networks Contract

By |October 15th, 2008|

Braxton Technologies today announced it is part of the ITT team that has been awarded a $1.26 billion maximum value [...]

SCNS Contract Award

By |October 8th, 2008|

CONTRACT RELEASE : C08-061 NASA Selects ITT [with teammate Braxton Technologies LLC] for Space Communications Network Services [SCNS]. The contract, [...]

Braxton Excellence Awards

By |September 5th, 2008|

The Braxton Excellence Awards through August 2008 were presented to Gerry Canovatchel, Michael Tupper, and Dr. Triet Tran. Braxton Excellence [...]

Air Force Association Awards Ceremony30 Braxton employees and family members supported that Air Force Association (AFA) Lance P Sijan awards ceremony held to honor military members and civilian volunteers whose contributions to the Air Force are extraordinary. Braxton’s Debbie Estrem received a local certificate of appreciation and recognition for her upcoming national award in a category which there are only 10 awards issued across the country.

By |July 25th, 2008|

30 Braxton employees and family members supported that Air Force Association (AFA) Lance P Sijan awards ceremony held to honor [...]

Braxton Aerospace Award

By |April 8th, 2008|

Colorado’s Lieutenant Governor, Barbara O’Brien, presented an award to Braxton Technologies Inc. from the Colorado Space Coalition on April 8, [...]