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Space Surveillance Network Improvement Program (SSNIP) (U)

Overview (U):

(U) The Space Surveillance Network Improvement Program (SSNIP) is a continuing level-of-effort O&M activity for supportability, maintainability, and correction of identified deficiencies.

Details (U):

Description User Impact Programmatics Images
Related Initiatives Related Requirements Related Categories Road Map Placements
Additional Hotlinks Lead Office POC  


Description (U):

(U) The Space Surveillance Network Improvement Program (SSNIP) is a continuing level-of-effort O&M activity for supportability, maintainability, and correction of identified deficiencies. SSNIP efforts currently include uncorrelated target (UCT) errors reduction, orbital debris measurement and research, communications/data link optimization, system architecture analyses, and modifications to GEODSS.

User Impact (U):

(U) Loss or reduction in scope of the SSNIP would have a significant impact on the deep space surveillance mission and maintenance of the space catalogue.

Programmatics (U):

(U) Operational.

(U) Organizations and Funding:

Images (U):

(U) None.

Related Initiatives (U):
NameTitle
Diego Garcia GEODSS UpgradesGround-Based Electro-Optical Deep Space Surveillance (GEODSS) Upgrades at Diego Garcia
Maui GEODSS UpgradesGround-Based Electro-Optical Deep Space Surveillance (GEODSS) Upgrades at Maui
Socorro GEODSS UpgradesGround-Based Electro-Optical Deep Space Surveillance (GEODSS) Upgrades at Socorro
This Table Is Unclassified.

Related Requirements (U):None.

Related Categories (U):
NameTitle
Collateral SensorsCollateral Sensors
Dedicated SensorsDedicated Sensors
This Table Is Unclassified.

Road Map Placements (U):

NameTitle
SPACE CONTROL: S.S. NETWORKSPACE CONTROL: SPACE SURVEILLANCE NETWORK
This Table Is Unclassified.

Requirements, Funding and Additional Hotlinks (U):

Name
1997 Space Surveillance Dev Plan
This Table Is Unclassified.

Lead Office (U):

(U) Air Force.

Point of Contact (U):

(U) Maj Mike LaPointe, NSSA, Open Phone: (703) 325-6422, DSN 221-6422.
(U) National Security Space Road Map Team, NSSA, Open Phone: (703)808-6040, DSN 898-6040.

Date Of Information (U):

(U) 10 November 1997





(U) Road Map Production Date: 12 July 1999