DocumentDocument Date: 2012-03-21Release Date: 2015-03-08
This GCSB presentation dated 21 March 2012 shows that the Waihopai listening station’s main target was a satellite based above the Kiribati islands: see the Sunday Star Times article Snowden files: Inside Waihopai’s domes, 8 March 2015.
COMSAT Advisory Board (CAB) GCSB Update 21 March 2012 The Overall Classification of this briefing is: S E C R E T COMINT REL TO NZL FVEY o GCSB Management/Economic Climate o Ploug...
DocumentDocument Date: 2010-07-02Release Date: 2015-08-03
This page taken from a longer 2 July 2010 GCHQ report on the state of its COMSAT capabilities (against communications satellites) confirms that “NSA has historically been a large source of funding” for this aspect of the agency’s activies: see the Intercept article GCHQ and Me: My Life Unmasking British Eavesdroppers, 3 August 2015. Download […]
SECRET MTI/00001CPO/4521/S03006/000/07 TCP-MP69-STG-001 2 July 2010 I. BACKGROUND 5. GCHQ currently owns three sites that are involved in COMSAT access: CARBOY, SOUNDER and SNICK. Thes...
DocumentDocument Date: 2010-04-21Release Date: 2015-03-08
This GCSB presentation dated 22 April 2010 details some of the systems available at the agency’s Waihopai base: see the Sunday Star Times article Snowden files: Inside Waihopai’s domes, 8 March 2015.
COMSAT Advisory Board (CAB) GCSB Update 22 April 2010 The Overall Classification of this briefing is: S E C R E T COMINT REL TO USA, FVEY o Economic Climate o Court Decision o S...