Originally Posted by Cheet4h
According to some other posts it's already too easy to bomb planets due to the defending ships staying at the planet as long as you don't attack it directly. These satellites would need to have a higher range than the players bomb range, and I don't know how big that is. An alternative would be to have star bases which can launch fighters.
Well, the satellites would be in addition to a non-stationary defensive fleet. Giving them fighters is a great idea.