READING, UK— Our hearts and condolences go out to the Royal Family, and the people of the United Kingdom, and all the nations of the Commonwealth.
The Queen embraced cutting-edge UK technology, and the UK has been emerging as a space and satellite industry powerhouse. In the photo above, taken in July 2021, she visited AAC Clyde Space in Glasgow and was fascinated by Horizon Technologies’ new Amber™ SIGINT CubeSat.
Horizon Technologies. Where Vision Turns into Reality.
is a Global Leader in innovative SIGINT and Space-Based Maritime Domain Awareness (MDA) Intelligence Solutions.
Horizon Aerospace Technologies
is a world leader in airborne Sat Phone monitoring systems for Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) applications, equipping governments worldwide by enhancing their SIGINT capabilities. We are the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) for the FlyingFish™ and BlackFish™ SIGINT systems which are in operation on numerous platforms worldwide. We participate daily in ISR and SAR missions via NATO and FRONTEX in Europe and are heavily involved in international operations around the globe.
Horizon Space Technologies
is the prime contractor for the UK Government’s Amber™ program. The Amber™ Program will consist of Amber™ CubeSats in multiple orbital planes providing global Maritime Domain Awareness (MDA) data to the UK JMSC (led by Royal Navy).
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