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SSL to build DigitalGlobe’s WorldView – Legion

DigitalGlobe is working on its next-generation constellation called WorldView-Legion, The satellite is targeted for launch in 2020. WorldView-Legion will be built by SSL, a MDA subsidiary. DigitalGlobe and MDA recently merged to form Maxar Technologies.The satellites in this constellation will be able to revisit some locations on Earth up to 40 times in a day.
WorldView Legion is a Low Earth Orbit (LEO) constellation. The constellation will double DigitalGlobe’s high-resolution capacity in important regions and will add to the series of DigitalGlobe’s WorldView series to provide greater insights into global events of significance.