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  1. 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 ...

    Sandra Jontz - 02/26/2015 - 12:58 - 0 comments

  2. Boeing to Retrofit Satellites

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

    George Seffers - 01/16/2015 - 18:08

  3. 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 ...

    Rita Boland - 01/16/2015 - 18:02 - 0 comments

  4. Time Will Tell in Geospatial Intelligence

    ... intelligence will be relying significantly on new commercial satellites that will increase the richness of the intelligence it provides its ... sources, in some cases featuring constellations of small satellites exploiting cubesat technology. A change in U.S. regulations allows ...

    Rachel Lilly - 04/02/2015 - 13:57 - 0 comments

  5. 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 ...

    SIGNAL - 01/16/2015 - 17:17

  6. 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 ...

    Cyndy Hogan - 01/16/2015 - 17:38 - 0 comments

  7. From Dominating in Synthetic Biology to Fielding Undersea Drones, DARPA Sets Future Priorities

    ... less expensive approach for routinely launching small satellites. The ...

    Sandra Jontz - 03/26/2015 - 12:56 - 0 comments

  8. 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 ...

    Rita Boland - 01/16/2015 - 18:00 - 0 comments

  9. 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 ...

    SIGNAL - 01/16/2015 - 17:15

  10. Antisatellite Weapons Pose Major Cyberthreat

    ... outer space in the form of kinetic weapons that attack vital satellites. A great number of the tactical and strategic military systems that all major, and many minor, powers use 24 hours a day rely on satellites for vital input data. Also, nearly all satellites have dual civilian ...

    Rachel Lilly - 02/02/2015 - 08:02 - 1 comment

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