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SLS EM-1 target markings
An OS-M series rocket illustration from China's OneSpace webpages. Credit: OneSpace
Turksat-5A Airbus
Crew Dragon SuperDraco thruster test
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk discusses U.S. space operations with Gen. Jay Raymond, the Commander, Air Force Space Command, and Joint Force Space Component Commander; and Gen Terrence O’Shaughnessy, the Commander of the North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command, April 15, 2019. During Musk’s visit to Colorado Springs, Colorado, he participated in conversations and round table briefings about future space operations and homeland defense innovation.
Antares Cygnus NG-11 launch
100th Missile Defense Brigade National Guard soldiers operate missile warning satellites at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado. Credit: National Guard
Taurus Glory launch
Deimos Atlas 5 debris
Pace USRA speech
Stephen Kitay, deputy assistant secretary of defense for space policy, Credit: CSIS
Eleven Orbcomm spacecraft are attached to their dispenser prior to being encapsulated within the Falcon 9's payload fairing. Credit: Orbcomm
Matt Desch Iridium
A Linkspace rocket on March 27 reached 20 meters before hovering and making a powered landing. Credit: Linkspace/Framegrab
KP Labs says its Intuition-1 is to perform Earth observation with the use of a hyperspectral instrument and advanced data processing based on deep neural networks that will be placed onboard the satellite. Credit: KP Labs artist's concept

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