U.S. Space Force Rethinks Missile-Tracking Strategy

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The U.S. Space Force may begin testing early-warning satellites in medium-Earth orbit (MEO) as early as 2022, which aligns with comments made by a service official last week who said the Force Design team will assess the theory of putting missile-warning satellites into non-traditional orbits. The...

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