New Sbirs Design Decouples Propulsion From Payload

Credit: Lockheed Martin
The U.S. Air Force is touting more than $1 billion in cost avoidance through a redesign of the Space-Based Infrared System (Sbirs) early missile-warning satellite built by Lockheed Martin. Program leaders in the company and the Air Force negotiated a modification to the June 2014 contract award for...

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