TITLE

Satellite phones, capacity and little LEOs

AUTHOR(S)
Hancock, Amy E.
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
Satellite Communications;Jul2000, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the advantages of satellite communication capacity on emergency situations. Policy of the American Red Cross in lining up communications in emergency situations; Advantages of mobile satellite technology of Globalstar USA in search and rescue operations; Advantages of Orbcomm system, which uses low Earth orbit, in emergency situations.
ACCESSION #
3319282

 

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