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Terran Orbital Announces Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Contract Award

BOCA RATON, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Terran Orbital Corporation (NYSE: LAP), a global leader in small satellite solutions, primarily serving the aerospace and defense industry in the United States, today announced that its subsidiary, PredaSAR Corporation, has been awarded a contract from Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) under another transaction authority for the Accord prototype. Specific terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

This agreement aims to research synthetic aperture radar (SAR) satellite formation flying concepts and joint data collection techniques. The potential prototype will provide data products from at least two SAR satellites flying in formation and demonstrate new data processing algorithms. Concept design work is expected to take several months and could lead to follow-up opportunities for prototyping and demonstrations.

“We are thrilled to have been selected by DARPA for this exciting opportunity,” said Marc Bell, co-founder, president and CEO of Terran Orbital. “Terran Orbital is proud to combine cutting-edge SAR Earth observation capabilities and advanced small satellite technologies into groundbreaking solutions that help defend our nation and our allies. We look forward to demonstrating and delivering cost-effective solutions, end-to-end capabilities.”

About Terran Orbital

Terran Orbital is a leading manufacturer of small satellites primarily for the aerospace and defense industry in the United States. Terran Orbital provides end-to-end satellite solutions by combining design, production, launch planning, mission operations and in-orbit support to meet the needs of the most demanding military, civil and commercial customers. Learn more about www.terranorbital.com.