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CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION: Air Force officials successfully launched a new-generation military communications satellite from here at 8:47 p.m. EST Dec. 5 when a Delta IV rocket carried a Wideband Global SATCOM into space. WGS satellites are designed to provide high-capacity communications to U.S. military forces and the satellites will augment and eventually replace [...]
Description Military Communications & COTS 2006 Report Defence spending worldwide has steadily increased over the last decade, with expenditures in 2004 alone exceeding $1 trillion. The military communications market in particular has seen tremendous growth, as militaries look to effect greater battlefield interoperability by networking their forces through advanced communications systems. The implementation of Commercial [...]
Astrium will deliver into orbit the first of two military communications satellites for the German Bundeswehr. The first satellite has been shipped to the European Space Centre in Kourou, French Guiana and is expected to be launched by an Ariane 5 launcher at the end of September. As part of the military satellite communications program [...]