Space-based ADS-B provider Aireon has taken full control of its ADS-B receiver installed on an Iridium NEXT satellite, following the launch of the first 10 satellites in January this year. Satellite communications company Iridium is replacing all its existing satellites with the new models which each feature an Aireon ADS-B payload.  The first 10 NEXT satellites were launched on a Space X rocket in January, and the first of those went fully operational to replace an existing satellite ...

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