Breakthrough: 'Holy Grail' Satellite System Tracks Life of Ballistic Missile

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Posted: 05/10/2011

A demonstration ballistic missile has been tracked without interruption over its entire flight path by two orbiting satellites, heralding a first for space-based technology and missile defence capability. The feat was achieved by the Space Tracking and Surveillance System (STSS) spacecraft, built by Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems for

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