The U.S. Air Force expects to decide in 2015 whether to redesign some of its key space missions by dispersing payload sets currently flown aboard large satellite platforms to larger numbers of smaller craft.
The disaggregation of satellite constellations is being considered for two key space missions in particular: secure communications, including nuclear command and control; and weather forecasting.
Please join the TechAmerica Space Enterprise Council and the George Marshall Institute for a January 30th forum discussing the pros and cons of disaggregation on national security space.
Marc Berkowitz, Vice President, Strategic Planning, Lockheed Martin
William Reiner, Director of Missions and Programs-Boeing Commercial Satellite Services
Peter Marquez, Marshall Institute Fellow and former Director, Space Policy, National Security Council
Josh Hartman, CEO, Horizons Strategy Group
Date: January 30, 2013
Where: 601 Pennsylvania Ave, NW, North Building, Suite 600,
Washington, D.C. 20004