TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 10, 2017 â Space Systems LoralÂ will buildÂ low-Earth orbit satellites for DigitalGlobe‘s (NYSE: DGI) futureÂ WorldView Legion constellation that seeks to provide Earth imaging data and geospatial intelligence, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday.
SSL said ThursdayÂ it will manufacture theÂ WorldView Legion satellites at its facility in Palo Alto, California, as part of a contract that aims to replace DigitalGlobe’s WorldView-1, WorldView-2 andÂ GeoEye-1 satellites.
Richard White, president of SSLâs government systems business, said the contract serves to continue the companyâs work to provide analytics services and end-to-end support for the ground and space segments.
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