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“Speqtre satellite”
Quantum Encryption Spacecraft Closer to Launch
Artists impression of Speqtre. (Credit: ISISPACE)

SWINDON, UK (UK Research & Innovation PR) — Speqtre, an innovative secure communications cubesat, has passed a major milestone in its journey to space.

The mission, which will demonstrate quantum key distribution (QKD) from space, has passed its critical design review. This means that the team can now build and test a full model of the satellite.


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  • July 20, 2022