Payload: CHIRP     Operator: SES     Manufacturer: Orbital
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Payload: Global Aircraft Surveillance Payload     Operator: Iridium / Exelis     Manufacturer: Harris Corporation

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Payload: X-band payload     Operator: Telesat     Manufacturer: SSL
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Payload: X-band payload     Operator: Telesat     Manufacturer: SSL
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Payload: IRIS    Operator: Intelsat     Manufacturer: SSL
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Payload: IRIS     Operator: Intelsat     Manufacturer: SSL
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Payload: Australian Defence Forces UHF     Operator: Intelsat     Manufacturer: Boeing
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Payload: CHIRP     Operator: SES     Manufacturer: Orbital
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Payload: IRIS     Operator: Intelsat     Manufacturer: SSL
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Payload: WAAS     Operator: Intelsat     Manufacturer: Orbital
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Industry Frustrated with Slow Adoption of Hosted Payloads

03/21/2016
A panel held on March 7 at Satellite 2016 questioned government resistence to the implementation of hosted payload programs. Despite offering a litany of benefits, including reduced costs and added resiliency, hosted payloads face obstacles in the federal government which are rooted, said Earl White, "in an unwillingness to change." The panel included HPA Chair Al Tadros and other hosted payload experts representing both government and industry. Read the article in SpaceNews.

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