TITLE

Lockheed Martin Submits Final Space Fence Proposal

PUB. DATE
November 2012
SOURCE
Space & Missile Defense Report;11/16/2012, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Lockheed Martin (LMT) has submitted its final contract proposal for the Space Fence which will be used as the next generation space debris radar tracking system of the U.S. Air Force. It states that the company will compete against Raytheon Co. to secure the contract. Moreover, the system will replace the Air Force Space Surveillance System (AFSSS), or VHF Fence, that has been in service since 1961.
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