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military satellite

[′mil·i‚ter·ē ′sad·əl‚īt]
(aerospace engineering)
An artificial earth satellite used for military purposes; the six mission categories are communication, navigation, geodesy, nuclear test detection, surveillance, and research and technology.
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This report offers detailed analysis of the global Military Satellites market over the next ten years, and provides extensive market size forecasts by country and sub sector.
Expenditure on ISR segment expected to lead the military satellites market in the Middle East, Brazil is expected to be the highest spender in the military satellite sector in Latin America and markets in Africa expected to increase over the forecast period.
Incidentally, around 300 dedicated or dual-use military satellites are orbiting around the earth, with the US owning 50% of them, followed by Russia and China.
Through the long-standing expertise developed with its range of Paradigm services, Astrium has a unique heritage in military satellite communications (Milsatcom) services as the world's first and largest commercial operator of secure military satellites on the Skynet 5 programme for the UK Ministry of Defence.
Through the long-standing expertise developed with its range of Paradigm services, Astrium has a unique heritage in military satellite communications (Milsatcom) services as the world's first commercial operator of secure military satellites on the Skynet 5 programme for the UK Ministry of Defence.
secrets to Libya and the jury concluded that he did not provide Iraq with documents concerning nuclear weapons, military satellites, or war plans.
is being awarded a $29,914,895 contract modification to provide for operations, maintenance, logistics and training support for the Air Force Satellite Control Network weapon system at remote tracking stations around the world, as well as maintenance and logistics support at Global Positioning System ground antennas and monitoring stations, software analysis support for the Global Positioning System, orbital analysis of military satellites in orbit in support of military controllers and security forces at New Boston Air Force Station, N.
military satellites may tell friends from foes by sensing residues of what friendly troops had for dinner.
The space maneuver vehicle program is aimed at creating a spacecraft that could place military satellites into orbit and perform reconnaissance missions.
com/research/lwlj5l/the_global) has announced the addition of the "The Global Military Satellites Market 2012-2022" report to their offering.
In particular, it provides an in-depth analysis of the following: - Global military satellites market size and drivers: detailed analysis of the military satellite market during 2014-2024, including highlights of the demand drivers and growth stimulators for military satellites.
4% in the Asia-Pacific region, (according to PR Newswire, Global Military Satellites Market 2012-2022 report).

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