Satellite

Satellite

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The US Space Force is using virtual reality headsets to launch satellite mission operators into places they’ve never been before. The platform allows the...

US Armed Forces (USAF) are pursuing tactical-level electronic warfare (EW) support capabilities from space. This is in part as a result of an ongoing...
terrorist attacks

Satellites have played an important role in disaster monitoring from space since the 9/11 terrorist attacks which resulted in the loss of life of...
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Russia is building a new ground-based laser weapon for disrupting enemy satellites orbiting overhead. A report by The Space Review states that the Russian...
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Most satellites require a propulsion system to move around in space, but apparently these satellites can move on their own! A constellation of small...
Satellite. image by pixabay

An allegedly "cognitive" radio frequency system was launched into space, not more than 2 weeks ago. As part of the Pentagon Space Test Program,...
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Nowadays, space is seeing an increase in investments by governments, corporations, and researchers to develop new space technologies as well as upgrade existing systems...

With unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) representing a rapidly expanding user base, a new UAV is joinging the ranks of the Navigation Laboratory of the...
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Weather conditions such as fog and low stratus clouds over airports are responsible for severe flight delays translating into heavy costs for airlines. Determining...
offshore security

The use of satellites has long been the preferred choice for gathering geospatial data for agriculture, forestry, infrastructure, and construction projects. But despite the...
gps-denied zone

The distributed nature of operations military forces will likely be engaged in in the future requires flexible, resilient, and robust communications where units will...

The development and manufacturing of systems for the defense and aerospace fields pose challenges that require both expertise and creativity to come up with...
missile

Space is seen more and more as a new military frontier, and rival countries are investing heavy resources in space technology.  Military satellites give the...
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The proliferation of electronic devices designed to interfere with Global Positioning System signals is a problem for the Pentagon and for many industries that...

New technology is expected to advance cloud computing capabilities in the low earth orbit (LEO). Objects in low-earth orbit are at an altitude of...

Understanding the severity and distribution of a fire within a forest can assist with estimating and modeling future forest fires. Unmanned aerial vehicle LiDAR...
satellite

Open innovation methodology to encourage technological diversity and entrepreneurship at Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI). The company has developed an innovative system for operating and...
satellite information

Thanks to their ability to take pictures and send video from a privileged position of remote locations, unmanned aerial vehicles are well suited for...
satellite information

Access to information will be critical in the future operating environment. A new line of military tactical Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) satellites will...
gps-denied

Position and timing signals from global navigation satellite systems (GNSS) such as GPS, Galileo, GLONASS and Beidou have become the primary source of navigation...
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Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology in the military market is estimated at $6.3 billion in 2020 and is projected to reach $11.6 billion by 2025,...
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Accurate positioning, navigation, and timing (PNT) is necessary for the functioning of many critical infrastructure sectors. Precision timing is particularly important and is primarily...