Aireon Receives Control Of Space-Based ADS-B Payloads

Credit: Iridium Next: Thales Alenia Space
Aireon announced Feb. 7 that it has formally received control from Iridium of the final six receiver payloads it has placed on new Iridium Next satellites, completing its space-based aircraft surveillance network. The Harris-built automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) receivers, carried...

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