Monthly Archives: June 2012

Remembering Pete Rustan

Dr. Pedro "Pete" Rustan. Credit: NRO.

Last week, we lost a fantastic person, Dr. Pedro “Pete” Rustan, to cancer. Pete is renowned in the space industry for being, as he liked to say, a “change agent.” Pete’s story is legendary (see his bio below). When I think … Continue reading

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New video demo depicts AGI ISR capabilities

Watch a new video demonstration of AGI’s ISR capabilities for evaluating and analyzing various Libya campaign scenarios. To set up a one-on-one meeting to discuss specifics of AGI software for your ISR project or program, visit www.agi.com/demo.

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Get ready for the leap second

Get ready for the leap second

A leap second will be inserted into Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) after 30 June 2012 23:59:59 in order to sustain synchronization of UTC with Earth rotation. The UTC sequence is as follows: 30 June 2012 23:59:59 30 June 2012 23:59:60 … Continue reading

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USA 236 (NROL-38) launch

USA 236 (NROL-38) launch

An Atlas V launched on Wednesday, June 20, at 8:28 EDT from Cape Canaveral carrying USA 236 (NROL-38) to orbit. This marked the 50th mission for the Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle program. NROL-38 is a U.S. National Reconnaissance Office satellite. The NORAD … Continue reading

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Enhanced 3D situational awareness for Märzen’s Tactical Data Analysis and Connectivity System

Enhanced 3D situational awareness for Märzen’s Tactical Data Analysis and Connectivity System

Märzen Group LLC is a small business that specializes in consulting services and products for commercial, nonprofit and government organizations in areas such as the development of real-time, object-oriented software for tactical military communications and analysis of network security for … Continue reading

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