LA PLATA, Maryland — The Polish Defense Ministry has purchased two 30-cm-resolution Pleiades Neo optical reconnaissance satellites from Airbus Defence and Space in a 575-million-euro ($612 million) deal brokered by the French Defense Ministry and signed on Dec. 27 by Airbus and the Polish Armament Agency.
The contract came just a week after two Pleiades Neo satellites were lost in the failure of a European Vega-C rocket — https://bit.ly/3BSqRXG — but the Polish . . .
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