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Telesat Forms Commercial Satellite Tech Demo Partnerships With General Dynamics, Ball Aerospace

Telesat has partnered with General Dynamics and Ball Aerospace to demonstrate space-based data exploitation and processing approaches with the use of commercial satellite technology. The partnerships will use Telesat-built satellite and network emulation systems for live demo events in support of the U.S. Air Force's Commercially Augmented Space Inter Networked Operations program.

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DARPA Taps Trident Systems to Provide Payload for Commercial Satellite Program

Trident Systems has received a contract to competitively develop a payload for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's effort that leverages commercial small satellite busses. The company said Thursday its Trident payload includes a heterogeneous processor and data converters that work together to function as an on-orbit reprogrammable transceiver for the Blackjack program.

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