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)
|Date Posted:||07.20.2013 05:54|
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