Archangels Continue Satellite Control Legacy with WGS Upgrades
Photo Credit: Courtesy U.S. Army
The Wideband Satellite Communications Operations Center at Fort Detrick, Md., serves as the home for Army space Soldiers of Alpha Company, 53rd Signal Battalion (SATCON). The facility provides Alpha Company controllers increased capabilities to control the communications payloads and communications transmissions of the Defense Satellite Communication Systemand Wideband Global Satellite constellations.
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