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2014-11-13 20:25:19

Network of ground stations will enable Canada's Department of National Defence to access the Wideband Global Satellite Communications System, providing rapid and secure communications for the Canadian

Launch of Delta IV WGS-6
2013-08-08 13:17:44

On Wednesday, a United Launch Alliance Delta 4 rocket delivered the latest addition to an international network of military communications satellites.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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