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Project Oberon: UK eyes cluster of military radar satellites

  • The UK government is pushing ahead with its plans  for a cluster of military radar satellites. Project Oberon, as it's known, has been in discussion Mfor a while. It envisages a network of small spacecraft  capable of seeing the Earth's surface in all weathers  and at night, and at very high resolution. 
  • The satellites would also have sensors to locate the  use of radio transmissions.