PEGASUS is an encryption algorithm used for satellite telemetry, command link and mission data transfers.

According to budget item justification document for FY 2004-2005,[1] this cryptographic algorithm is used for Global Positioning Systems (GPS), Space-Based Infrared Systems (SBIRS), MILSATCOM, and other Special Project Systems.

External links

  • PEGASUS products


  1. ^ [1] Missile Procurement, Air Force, Budget Activity 05, Other Support, Item No. 18 (page 187)