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Archive for April 11th, 2018

CBAS payload for AFSPC-11 mission ready

April 11th, 2018 by

The Continuous Broadcast Augmenting SATCOM, or CBAS, Satellite completed launch base testing last Month in preparation for the payload’s scheduled launch aboard the AFSPC-11 mission.

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NEXT-C electric propulsion engine cleared to begin production

April 11th, 2018 by

Aerojet Rocketdyne’s NEXT-C ion propulsion engine has successfully cleared NASA’s critical design review (CDR), confirming the technology achieved all programme requirements and is ready for final production of the flight units.

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