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Lockheed Launches New Tactical ISR Satellites; Rick Ambrose Quoted

Rick Ambrose EVP Lockheed Martin Space

Lockheed Martin has unveiled a new line of tactical intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance satellites that could help warfighters pursue mobile targets at long ranges while operating in denied environments. The tactical ISR satellites are based on the company’s LM 400 satellite bus, can connect with other battle management and warfighting platforms and can help field new capabilities on orbit in response to changing threats.

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Lockheed Gets Ready to Demonstrate Midsize Satellite Bus; Rick Ambrose Quoted

Rick Ambrose EVP Lockheed Martin Space

Lockheed Martin has commenced preparations to launch a midsize demonstration satellite platform designed for communications, weather research and Earth observation missions, Via Satellite reported Friday. Rick Ambrose, executive vice president of Lockheed's space business and a 2021 Wash100 awardee, said the company developed its LM 400 satellite bus hybrid in a push to help customers address evolving mission environments.

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