Space Traffic ‘Pilot Program’ Studied By FAA

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LOS ANGELES—The FAA is studying with other government agencies and the U.S. Strategic Command the potential launch of a “pilot program” to take over aspects of space traffic management duties which have been performed solely by the military since the start of the Space Age. The pathfinder study...

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