A constellation of space-based kinetic interceptors could not be deployed for many years, although small numbers of prototypes could possibly be deployed earlier.
The space-based observatory LISA is scheduled to launch in 2011.
There is now a need to make such sensors smaller and lighter to remain competitive for space-based solar-terrestrial physics and planetary science.
A good part of this book portrays the dangers posed by high-technology weapons, including space-based weaponry.
The system is a space-based navigation system that uses multiple satellites to accurately triangulate your vehicle's position on the earth.