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Platform: GPS > Global Positioning System Satellites
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Orbit
Orbit Altitude: 20,200 km
Orbit Type: MEO > Semi-Synchronous > Navigation
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Description
The Global Positioning System (GPS) Satellite is a system of satellites
developed by the US Department of Defense to provide all-weather
round-the-clock navigation capabilities for military ground, ... View entire text
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Primary Sponsors:
U.S. Department of Defense
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