Wed. Sep 27th, 2023
Terran Orbital Announces Deployment of 10 Satellites in Low Earth Orbit

Terran Orbital Corporation, a leading manufacturer of satellite products, has deployed 10 satellites in low Earth orbit following a recent launch from Vandenberg Space Force Base in California. These satellites are part of the Tranche 0 Transport Layer of the Space Development Agency’s Proliferated Warfighter Space Architecture. Terran Orbital manufactured the buses for Lockheed Martin, which were used for payload integration and delivery to the Space Development Agency.

Terran Orbital is currently producing 42 satellite buses for Lockheed Martin, which will be used for the delivery of 42 Tranche 1 Transport Layer satellites for the Space Development Agency. These satellites, scheduled to launch in 2024, will have various capabilities including optical communications links, Link-16 mission communications, a Ka-band RF communications payload, and a BMC3 module for on-orbit data processing. These features will support missions for global warfighters.

Terran Orbital is a leading manufacturer of satellite products primarily serving the aerospace and defense industries. They offer end-to-end satellite solutions, encompassing satellite design, production, launch planning, mission operations, and on-orbit support. Their expertise caters to the needs of military, civil, and commercial customers.

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