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  1. Size Matters in Development of Next-Generation Satellite Technology

    ... a series of tests on its revolutionary Intelsat EpicNG satellites, committing to launch seven over the next several years. The first ... technology. “It will not only outperform existing Ku-band satellites for these AISR missions, but will also transmit more information ...

  2. 510 Small Satellites Set for Launch Over Next Five Years

    ... space while simplifying the integration process of miniature satellites, called nanosats or cubesats, onto launch vehicles. ... Nations plan to launch more than 500 small satellites over the next five years, an increase of two-thirds in the number of ...

  3. GeoMI Creates New 'Art' for Image Mosaicking with Software Solution

    ... up to 10 times less expensive than from manned aircraft or satellites, prompting government agencies and private farmers alike to ... developed program could be ideal for processing images from satellites to UAVs and applicable to mapping forests, especially on a ...

  4. Satellite to the First Responder Rescue

    ... the military side, right off the bat, the military uses more satellites. Why? Because where they go, there’s nothing. … A hurricane ...

  5. Boeing to Retrofit Satellites

    ... Tags:  block II Boeing Satellites SMC Space and Missile Systems Center ...

  6. Smaller Military Communication Satellites Offer Advantages

    ... building smaller but more numerous military communication satellites, said a director from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology ... reasons why building a constellation of several medium-size satellites would be better than building few large orbiters. While large ...

  7. Heavenly Hosts to Improve Satellites

    ... on larger birds. Researchers are looking to improve satellites by studying their functions in space. By sending up nanosatellites for the satellites, scientists can determine problems more accurately and fix defects ...

  8. Military Satellites Send New Civilian GPS Signals

    ... as part of a GPS modernization program announced in 1999; satellites in orbit before the broadcast became constant always were intended ... are scheduled for launch. Prior to going live, the current satellites sent out a default message. “Essentially it was like a ring tone ...

  9. Under Iridium Communications Contract, SpaceX To Launch Falcon 9 Vehicles to Satellites

    ... Falcon 9 launch vehicle will carry multiple Iridium NEXT satellites per vehicle, inserting the satellites into a low-Earth orbit as Iridium replaces its current satellite ...

  10. Down-To-Earth Solutions Offered For British Military Satellites

    ... community to establish a new web of military communications satellites based on commercial technologies. Under a novel acquisition ... over several years by paying for services provided by the satellites. “We will be designing and building a Skynet 5 satellite” if ...

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