TITLE

Australia aims for ultimate long-distance call

AUTHOR(S)
Woodward, Brian
PUB. DATE
December 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;12/7/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1798, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Takes a look at the Australian communications company Aussat mobile telephone service that communicates via satellite due to start operation in 1993. Type of customers to use the new service; How it works; Motorola's Iridium service, a rival global system due out in the mid-1990s.
ACCESSION #
9202031622

 

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