France, Italy Launch Athena-Fidus Military Broadband Satellite

Credit: Airanespace
What European Union institutions hope to achieve in sharing military satellite communications in the distant future, France and Italy are doing right now: Joint development, construction and launch of a common milsatcom architecture, a two-satellite system that is already saving both nations money...

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