USAF Pleased With Performance Of Hosted IR Payload

LOS ANGELES — The U.S. Air Force says it is delighted at the quality of initial imagery from the Commercially Hosted Infrared Payload (Chirp), the service’s first wide-field-of-view infrared staring payload in space. Early success for Chirp, which was lofted on an Ariane 5 from Kourou, French Guiana...

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