Intelsat To Be First Orbital ATK Satellite-Servicing Customer

Credit: Artist's concept of satellite servicing: Satellite Logistics LLC
COLORADO SPRINGS – A new Orbital ATK venture set up to develop commercial on-orbit satellite-servicing capabilities has signed Intelsat as its first paying customer, with the launch of the initial Mission Extension Vehicle (MEV-1) to an out-of-service Intelsat bird as early as 2018. That would set...

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