USAF Studies ‘Disaggregated’ Weather Satellite Concept

Credit: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Pentagon officials have espoused the lofty goal of “disaggregating” massive satellites—breaking their capabilities up into smaller but more numerous spacecraft—as a way to save millions of dollars in the costly military satellite arena. Despite the rhetoric, they haven't yet put their money where...

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