The New Paper

October 6, 2020

SpaceX awarded missile-tracking satellite contract

SpaceX received a $149M contract to build missile-tracking satellites for the US Space Development Agency. The agency also awarded $194M to L3 Harris, and the satellites will be deployed as part of the first generation of a “Tracking Layer” for hypersonic and ballistic missiles.

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