US and UK Move Forward with Military Space Systems




Both the United States and the UK have been working to improve communications and intelligence capability using space systems. This year will see four "first of" Department of Defense (Dod) satellites launched, deputy undersecretary of the Air Force for Space Programs Gary Payton announced last month. [eventpdf] These space systems comprise the first Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) communications satellite, the first Space Based Space Surveillance (SBSC) satellite, the first new-gene...
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