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Altimeter for a geodetic satellite

December 6th, 2016 by

An altimeter which represents one of the Geo-IK-2 geodetic satellite payload’s main instruments has been delivered to ISS-Reshetnev Company.

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Latest SBIRS ground system gets green light from U.S. Air Force

December 6th, 2016 by

Lockheed Martin’s newly upgraded Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) ground system received sign-off from the U.S. Air Force, enhancing the constellation’s ability to deliver infrared data that is critical to early missile warning and defence.

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