TITLE

Qualcomm becomes partner in Skybridge

PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
RCR Wireless News;10/23/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 43, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Qualcomm Inc. became a shareholder and limited partner in low earth orbit satellite operator SkyBridge LP.
ACCESSION #
3720349

 

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