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SST Military Telescope

SST is a military telescope that provides ground-based, broad-area search, detection and tracking of faint objects in deep space to help predict and avoid potential collisions, as well as detect asteroids and comets. It is capable of imaging objects in geosynchronous orbit, approximately 22,000 miles above Earth

PHOTO BY: Courtesy photo by MIT Lincoln Laboratory
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