US Space Force Chief Of Space Operations General Raymond visits Terran Orbital’s Irvine Facilities
Terran Orbital Corporation, a global leader in satellite solutions, primarily serving the United States and Allied aerospace and defense industries, hosted US Space Force Chief of Space Operations General John “Jay” Raymond at the company’s rapidly expanding operations and manufacturing facilities in Irvine, Calif. The visit took place on Tuesday, August 16, and included tours, briefings, and conversation.
General Raymond received a corporate overview briefing on the 52 buses Terran Orbital is developing for Lockheed Martin in support of the Space Development Agency’s Transport Layer Tranche 0 and Tranche 1 programs. Terran Orbital also briefed General Raymond regarding the status of NASA’s lunar-bound CAPSTONE mission and its recent anointing as SmallSat Mission of the Year. General Raymond concluded his visit with a tour of Terran Orbital’s production operations and assembly, integration, and test facilities.
“Terran Orbital develops products and services elevating the aerospace and defense landscape,” said Terran Orbital Co-Founder, Chairman, and Chief Executive Officer Marc Bell. “We are always thrilled to share our insights and capabilities with General Raymond and the U.S. Space Force, and we look forward to delivering the remaining buses for the Space Development Agency’s Transport Layer Tranche 0 and Tranche 1 programs.”