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Mobile User Objective System 2 satellite

The Navy's Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) 2 satellite is encapsulated inside a 5-meter diameter payload fairing before being mated with an Atlas V rocket. MUOS is a next-generation narrow band tactical satellite communications system designed to significantly improve beyond-line-of-sight communications for U.S. forces on the move. (U.S. Navy photo courtesy of NASA by Carl Winebarger/Released)



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This work, Mobile User Objective System 2 satellite [Image 3 of 3], is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:06.26.2013

Date Posted:07.20.2013 05:52

Photo ID:976417

VIRIN:130626-O-ZZ999-101

Resolution:665x1000

Size:480.6 KB

Location:CAPE CANAVERAL, FL, USGlobe

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