- Talking Back. Arlen, Michael J. // New Yorker;11/22/1976, Vol. 52 Issue 40, p184
The article focuses on space satellites and satellite communications of the U.S. The efficiency of satellite communication over the ground communications is one of the advantages of satellite communication. A debate over the monopoly of Comsat or ownership and operation by other communication...
- FAA extends Comsat contract. // RCR;02/21/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p47
Reports that Comsat Corp. has received a five-year contract extension for satellite services supporting the United States Federal Aviation Administration's space-based aircraft navigation system.
- PanAmSat opposes Lockheed-COMSAT deal. Bourne // Fairfield County Business Journal;10/04/99, Vol. 38 Issue 40, p5
Focuses on Greenwich, Connecticut-based PanAmSat Corp.'s opposition to Lockheed Martin Corp.'s proposed acquisition of satellite services provider COMSAT Corp. Expected amendment of the 1962 Satellite Telecommunications Act; PanAmSat's request for the United States Court of Appeals to order the...
- Galileo Breakthrough While Obstacles Remain. // GPS World;May2003, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p14
Reports on a prolonged stalemate among European Space Agency members over their roles and share of the Galileo Satellite project. Agreement between Germany and Italy on a proposal for their shares in the project; Amount that the European transport ministers shared for the program; Purpose of...
- STM WIRELESS GETS INTRANET ORDER FROM SINO SECURITY NETWORK. // Worldwide Telecom;May2000, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p6
Reports on the purchase order received by STM Wireless Inc., a satellite communications solutions provider, from China Orient Telecom Satellite Co., Ltd.
- NEW SKIES STRENGTHENS ASIA-PACIFIC OFFERINGS WITH REACH PACT. // Worldwide Telecom;Mar2003, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p7
Reports the agreement signed between New Skies Satellites N.V. and REACH, Asia's international carrier of combined voice, private line and IP data services, that will combine the capabilities of New Skies' NSS-6 pan-Asian satellite and REACH's satellite gateway in Hong Kong.
- Strong orders signal end of slump for... // Aviation Week & Space Technology;12/19/1988-12/26/1988, Vol. 129 Issue 25, p85
The end of the communications satellite slump has been reached, as over $1 billion worth of new orders were placed in 1988 and more than 15 launches are scheduled for 1989.
- Mobile satellite communications firms... Nordwall, B.D. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;12/19/1988-12/26/1988, Vol. 129 Issue 25, p89
Mobile satellite communications services will grow into a large market in the next decade, with a stronger initial demand for navigation and position-location services. Revenues are expected to top $1 billion by 1995. Outlook; Competition.
- Advances to boost power, capability of commercial communications satellites. Dornheim, M.A. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;3/20/1989, Vol. 130 Issue 12, p124
Discusses the major changes and advances expected in commercial communications satellite technology, payload and support systems. Satellites and manufacturers; Areas of development; Prospects for weight reduction.