UK Gov orders LEO sat to evaluate optical communications for military purposes

by | Aug 10, 2021 | Military space, Satellites, Seradata News, Technology

The UK Ministry of Defence (MOD) has contracted for an optical communications satellite to help facilitate its adoption among the UK Armed Forces. The contract was awarded on 9 August and went to UK-based In-Space Missions. The satellite is to be known as Titania, and is planned for a launch to LEO in 2023.

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