11 July 2014
Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has successfully completed environmental testing of the US Navy´s third mobile user objective system satellite.
It recently cleared thermal vacuum trials, which validate performance in simulated space conditions, and the satellite is now in final check out.
The Navy plans to launch this addition to the constellation in January 2015.
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