USAF Surveillance Satellites Begin Imaging Other Spacecraft

Credit: USAF
After a year of testing, U.S. Air Force Space Command chief Gen. John Hyten has declared two new spy satellites operational, and they have commenced their unique mission collecting images of other satellites flying in space. Hyten declared the two Geosynchronous Space Situational Awareness Program...

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