Air Warfare

SBIRS Geo-5 Space Vehicle begins TVAC testing

28th April 2020 - 10:00 GMT | by The Shephard News Team


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Lockheed Martin has confirmed that the Space Based Infrared System satellite (SBIRS) Geo-5 began Thermal Vacuum (TVAC) testing on 16 April at its facility in Sunnyvale, California.

The SBIRS Geo-5 is part of a US Space Force programme that aims to enhance global missile warning capabilities for the US military ...

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