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Wideband Global Satellite Communications (WGS)

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The Wideband Global Satellite Communications (WGS) system is a geostationary satellite constellation designed to provide enhanced broadband communications for U.S. forces.The satellites provide fast, flexible broadband communications services to remote areas. They can interconnect X-band and Ka-band users, deliver service to new users within days and be repositioned on orbit if necessary to meet changing mission requirements, according to Boeing.

The system provides high-data-rate...

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