Are satellites a good bet?

Williamson, Mark
June 2000
Satellite Communications;Jun2000, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p36
Trade Publication
Focuses on the feasibility of investing in satellite business. Comments on satellite broadcast companies Societe Europeene des Satelites and PanAmSat; Need of insurers and their brokers for further education on satellite financing.


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