TITLE

Iridium goes belly-up

AUTHOR(S)
Friedman, Norman
PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Oct99, Vol. 125 Issue 10, p92
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the bankruptcy of the Iridium satellite system consortium in the United States. Iridium as a satellite constellation providing telephone service; Maintenance of Iridium satellites systems; Impact of the collapse of the consortium on the Department of Defense; Importance of satellites in the military and naval operations.
ACCESSION #
2339756

 

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