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The National Reconnaissance Office makes the world a better, safer, stronger place and ensures America remains the undisputed leader in space.

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Since the dawn of the space age, NRO has been at the forefront of innovation, bringing the farthest reaches of the planet into grasp.

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We build the most advanced intelligence vehicles

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We work with government and commercial partners to obtain innovative tools and technologies

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We deploy our nation's intelligence satellites into space

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We ensure our intelligence vehicles are functional and operational

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NRO is advancing our nation's capabilities in intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance with a diverse community of industry and academic partners committed to innovative mission solutions.

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    NROL-70 Launches on Final Delta IV Heavy Rocket April 9, 2024

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    NRO Successfully Launches NROL-123 from NASA Wallops March 20, 2024

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    NRO Awards Commercial Electro-Optical Capabilities Contracts December 5, 2023