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  1. Boeing to Retrofit Satellites

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

  2. 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 ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. Harris Awarded Study Contract to Develop Communications Architecture for Air Force Light-Weight Satellites

    ... to develop a new modular communications architecture for satellites that weigh less than 400 kilograms and can be deployed quickly and ...

  8. Small Satellites Chosen for Big Mission

    ... Radar Experiment-Radio Aurora Explorer. CubeSats are small satellites, typically a 10-centimeter cube weighing one kilogram, used for ...

  9. Poland Modernizes Forces With Focus on Satellites

    ... divided among five camps. VSAT links are provided over three satellites ranging from 1.5 Mbps down to 464 Kbps with mobile vehicle-mounted ... Poland also is seeking to develop its own satellites. Under the Mazovia program it is developing a 200-kilogram, 150-watt ...

  10. Lockheed to Produce GPS III Satellites Three and Four

    January 13, 2012 By George Seffers Lockheed Martin Corporation, Space System Company, Newton, Pennsylvania, is being awarded a $238,489,236 cost-plus-incentive-fee with award fee contract for exercise option contract line...

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