Terran Orbital and BlackSky: Optical inter-satellite links are becoming standard equipment for LEO constellations

by Peter B. de Selding

PARIS — Satellite geospatial imagery providers Terran Orbital and BlackSky Technology said optical inter-satellite links are fast becoming standard equipment for low-orbiting satellite constellations.

The two companies have different business models but share a recent history: Both concluded SPAC-enabled stock-market introductions that have not gone well.

Terran Orbital, trading since March 28, has seen its stock fall by 50%. BlackSky shares have fallen 80%.

During a March 30 session at Canaccord Genuity’s New Space conference . . .

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