Teledesic Narrows Contractor Field

August 2001
Wireless Week;8/27/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 35, p11
Trade Publication
Focuses on the two wireless firms contending to build the Internet-in-the-Sky satellite communications network of Teledesic LLC. Technologies developed by Alenia Spazio; Services provided by Lockheed Martin Commercial Space Systems; Plan of Teledesic to deliver broadband connectivity on a global scale.


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