It said the transmission capacity of the satellite to be launched in June is double that of current Chinese communications satellites
, allowing more television channels and clearer programmes to be transmitted.
Early Bird (also known as Intelsat I) became the world's first communications satellite
when it was launched from Cape Kennedy (we have gone from Cape Canaveral to Cape Kennedy and back to Cape Canaveral during these two decades
have been orbiting Earth since the early 1960s.
ranges from secure band services and connectivity solutions to telecommunications and commercial communications satellites
It is the fifth Chinese communications satellite
for international users and the second in-orbit delivery for a Latin American customer.
The flight's first day in space saw the deployment of Mexico's first communications satellite
, Morelos A, named for Jose Maria Morelos y Pavon, a 19th-century hero of Mexican independence.
Orbital Sciences Corporation (NYSE:ORB) announced today that the company-built Optus D1 geosynchronous (GEO) communications satellite
has been delivered to the space launch complex in Kourou, French Guiana, where it is scheduled to be launched aboard an Arianespace Ariane 5 rocket in September.
Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) announced that a rocket carrying an Israeli communications satellite
has been successfully launched from a Russian facility in Kazakhstan
SOPHIA-ANTIPOLIS, France -- UDcast, a leading provider of solutions enabling full IP over broadcast and satellite media, announced today it is collaborating with communications satellite
operator JSAT Corp to bring satellite IP-based communication to small Japanese islands and rural areas where optical fiber or ADSL is not available.
The Basics of Satellite Communications explains the fundamentals of communications satellite
systems, covering not only the technology of the industry but its other key elements as well.
On 29 August 2013, Bharti Airtel jointly with SoftBank Mobile successfully carried out field trials of a technology which delivers cost-efficient 3G phone services by means of a communications satellite
as a transmission line.
Orbital Sciences Corporation (NYSE:ORB) today announced that it has signed a contract with Alcatel Alenia Space of France to supply a STAR-2 spacecraft bus and provide final spacecraft and system integration and test of SES AMERICOM's AMC-21 commercial communications satellite