WASHINGTON—Aireon, Nav Canada’s joint venture with U.S.-based satellite provider Iridium Communications, is set to launch 10 Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) payload-carrying satellites from California’s Vandenberg AFB via SpaceX launch vehicles in mid-September, Nav Canada CEO Neil Wilson said Aug. 25 at the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) Air Safety Forum here.  They will be the vanguard of the Iridium NEXT constellation of 66 low-Earth-orbiting ...


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