SpaceNews Magazine – March 28, 2016

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The Mars Orbiter That Might Come Back
Roundtrip could be just the ticket for Mars sample return 11

FEATURES

Tobey’s Teachable Moment
A now-former ULA exec learns the hard way that candor has its cost.

SAR Wars: A new hope for commercial space-based radar
A new hope for commercial spacebased radar

The Hogwarts of Space Situational Awareness
A space situational awareness guru stands up a space object behavioral sciences program he likens to Harry Potter’s alma matter.

ViaSat’s Big Move
Mark Dankberg on consumer broadband, Eutelsat partnership and solving the aero connectivity puzzle.

DEPARTMENTS

MY TAKE
Orbital ATK’s Scott Lehr on why Congress should make it easier to repurpose ICBMs

QUICK TAKES

FOUST FORWARD
Bolden’s Farewell Tour

COMMENTARY
Inmarsat’s Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch on paving a pathway to resilient satellite operations.

BOTTOM LINE
Hanging Together, or Hanging Separately?

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