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DARPA plans to field an on-orbit satellite servicing vehicle that would transform U.S. space operations in Geosynchronous Earth Orbit.
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DARPA’s new Robotic Servicing of Geosynchronous Satellites (RSGS) program is developing technologies that would enable cooperative inspection and servicing in geosynchronous Earth orbit and demonstrating those technologies on orbit within the next five years.
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Future Force seeks to inform readers about basic and applied research and advanced technologies funded by the Department of the Navy.
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Satellites are an important part of military operations, but what happens when/if they break down? The Naval Research Laboratory has a solution involving space-based robotics.
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Pulling up the hood of his parka and bracing for the cold, Capt. Shahn Rashid opens the door and heads outside. The wind, near 20 miles per hour, is chilling, and he tugs on the parka’s zipper, willing it to …
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When you think about military threats, chances are you think about land, air and sea.  These tangible domains have been the source of battles and conflicts for centuries.  In the 1960s, we added space to the line-up.  The Cold War …
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Committed to promoting safety and transparency in the space domain, U.S. Strategic Command maintains a registry of tens of thousands of man-made objects in space and shares the information freely with anyone who seeks it through a command-run website. Air …
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When someone asks you if you want to go see a rocket launch, what else can you say except ABSOLUTELY. Which, incidentally, is exactly how I responded when I was given the opportunity to get a (reasonably distanced) front row …
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