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Space Development Agency to start building its first constellation of surveillance satellites


Space Development Agency to start building its first constellation of surveillance satellites The Pentagon’s Space Development Agency is soliciting pitches for technologies that will be used to build a network of satellites in low Earth orbit that would help the military find targets on the ground and track enemy missiles in flight. By late 2022, the agency wants to have several dozen satellites in orbit “to show that we can operate a proliferated constellation and that the constellation can talk to weapon systems,” SDA Director Derek Tournear said Jan. 21 at a Pentagon news conference.   More



(Source: SpaceNews - Jan 23)

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