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An artist's rendering shows an Orbital Test Bed satellite similar to the one that will carry the Argos Advanced Data Collection System into space. Rendering courtesy of General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems.

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GA Satellite to Carry Argos Sensor to Space

General Atomics has received a contract to help launch a satellite for an international data gathering program. It is expected to play a role in ocean buoy tracking, wildlife and fishery monitoring, and maritime security.

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