Monthly Archives: April 2013

Cosmos 2485 launch

Cosmos 2485 launch

On April 26, a Soyuz 2-1b launched from Plesetek Missile and Space Complex in Russia carrying Cosmos 2485 (GLONASS M) to orbit. Cosmos 2485 is now part of the 24 operational satellite constellation of the GLONASS system that provides navigation … Continue reading

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PAYLOAD SIM (CYGNUS), DOVE-1, ALEXANDER, BELL, GRAHAM launch

PAYLOAD SIM (CYGNUS), DOVE-1, ALEXANDER, BELL, GRAHAM launch

On April 21 an Antares rocket launched from Wallops Island in Virginia carrying a simulated Cygnus payload, along with Dove-1, Alexander, Bell and Graham to orbit. This was the inaugural flight of the Orbital Sciences-built Antares rocket which will be used for future resupply … Continue reading

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Progress-M 19M launch

Progress-M 19M launch

A Russian Soyuz-U launched from Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, carrying Progress-M 19M to orbit. The Progress cargo craft is carrying 3 tons of supplies to the International Space Station (ISS), including food, experiment hardware and spare parts. It’s also carrying nearly … Continue reading

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STK and Activity-Based Intelligence

STK and Activity-Based Intelligence

There is an exciting revolution in the intelligence community known as Activity-Based Intelligence (ABI). According to Jeff DeTroye, chair of the USGIF ABI Working Group and vice president of special programs at AGI, “ABI will be able to collect and … Continue reading

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Watch a video on using AGI’s MSAF to evaluate performance vs. cost

Watch a video on using AGI’s MSAF to evaluate performance vs. cost

Watch the new “Space Surveillance Network Upgrade Study,” a video recapping a demo shown in our booth at the recent National Space Symposium (NSS). The study shows how MSAF simulates a detailed system of models to evaluate the performance of … Continue reading

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