Latest Space Based Space Surveillance Stories

2010-09-27 14:28:00

CHANTILLY, Va., Sept. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Air Force successfully launched on September 25 a Space Based Space Surveillance (SBSS) satellite into its initial low earth orbit, with support from TASC's Rocket Systems Launch Program team.

2010-09-27 06:25:00

The Air Force said that a Us space surveillance satellite was launched late Saturday from the central California coast.

2010-09-21 07:05:00

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) and its teammate Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. today announced that the Space Based Space Surveillance (SBSS) satellite and ground system have completed final testing.

2010-07-06 05:55:00

An Air Force satellite that will provide the first continuous tracking of thousands of pieces of space debris and hundreds of satellites is set to launch on Thursday.

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  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
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The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.