The white box visible on the Iridium Next satellite pictured is Harris' hosted payload for tracking ships with AIS beacons. Credit: Harris Corp.
Peter Platzer, Spire chief executive, speaking at Satellite 2017. Credit: Kate Patterson for SpaceNews
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Com Dev senior mechanical technologist Roman Gawlik configures M3MSat on a test fixture for antenna pattern testing in the large anechoic chamber at the Canadian Space Agency's David Florida Laboratory. M3MSat is a joint project funded by Defence Research and Development Canada DRDC and the Canadian Space Agency. (Credit: DRDC)
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Iridium Next satellite. Credit: Iridium