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Construction workers at Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska, move a protective enclosure in February as part of transition to new terminals that work with Wideband Global SATCOM satellites. Credit: U.S. Defense Department
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Congress slipped an extra pair of WGS satellites into the 2018 omnibus bill. Credit: Boeing
The final three satellites in the Air Force's 10-satellite WGS constellation include a digital channelizer that will boost capacity by enabling the satellite to use bandwidth more efficiently. Credit: Boeing WGS video still
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U.S. Air Force Wideband Global Satcom communications satellite. Credit: Boeing artist's concept
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A ULA Delta 4 lifts off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station March 18, carrying the Wideband Global Satcom 9 satellite. Credit: ULA
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WGS-8 awaits launch aboard a ULA Delta 4 rocket early in the afternoon of Dec. 7 in Cape Canaveral, Fla. Credit: ULA
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The Air Force's Wideband Global Satcom satellite 8 launches aboard a ULA Delta 4 rocket Dec. 7. Credit: ULA
The final three satellites in the Air Force's 10-satellite WGS constellation include a digital channelizer that will boost capacity by enabling the satellite to use bandwidth more efficiently. Credit: Boeing WGS video still

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