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Space Station

  The United States Department of Defense has been making plans for the future to construct a small space station to orbit the Earth. The...
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The US Marine Corps is field-testing a next-generation narrowband satellite communication system. The Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) is expected to be 10 times...
largest plane launch satelites

    Last month, the largest plane in the world has completed its first flight. Stratolaunch Systems Corporation has successfully managed to complete the first flight...
Space

The SETI Institute and Astrobotic Technology have managed to successfully 3D-map the interior of a lava tube in Iceland using a drone with LiDAR...
gps constellation

The U.S. Air Force’s second new GPS III satellite will bring higher-power, more accurate and harder-to-jam signals to the GPS fleet. The new GPS...
next generation gps

There are growing concerns in the US that GPS satellites might become enemy targets in a future war. The Pentagon and intelligence agencies have...
satellite

With the phasing out of the MiG-25 high altitude tri-sonic reconnaissance aircraft that could overfly enemy territory, India now relies heavily on its own...
satellite-based solution

When disaster strikes, cell phone networks often go down – whether because of the event or because of the sheer volume of traffic, new...
satellite-

Satellite-based unmanned aerial vehicles can serve for various missions. The satellite and communications giant Inmarasat has been exploring the value of satellite-enabled unmanned aerial...
emergency call

Mobile phones often have no service because they are outside the range of a cell tower. People in remote areas without cellular networks don’t...
unmanned spacecraft

Israel’s ground-breaking technologies in the unmanned systems field will accomplish a unique achievement in space this weekend. The first Israeli spacecraft to land on...
quantum

The US Air Force has been running a program named FORTRESS, Focused Opportunity Reaching Toward Reliable Electro-Optic Strategic Sensors, designed for developing, growing and...
blockchain

The Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) system functions with satellite rather than radar technology to more accurately observe and track air traffic. In a bid...

Innovations and developments found in aerospace and defense often trickle down to the commercial market as products and new capabilities for big data and...

The Indian Army plans to invest in its warfare fleet by introducing integrated battle groups (IBGs), energy weapons,...

US adversaries are more and more capable of penetrating US unclassified or barely protected systems. The bulk of...
satellite photos

Transferring satellite photos to decision makers in the military and commercial sectors is not immediate. “When firefighters are attacking a wildfire, they need the...
missile

An independent Israeli researcher has discovered that certain types of military radars can be detected from space, realizing that radar waves generated by the...
satellite

U.S. military researchers are looking to develop a constellation of small, secure, and affordable military satellites that not only are able to operate in...
rocket propulsion

This is the next big thing in rocket propulsion. An Israeli company is developing a gel-based propellant that will change the way rockets and...
satellite

Satellite technology will offer increased situational awareness to US ground troops within the framework of a program that seeks the manufacture of small satellites...

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