Over the past decade, satellite technology has established itself as one of our most beneficial and vital means of communication. Its applications are wide and commonplace, and strong demand continues for the implementation of new and improved services throughout the globe.A planning company has been formed by Hughes and Mitsubishi to implement a DIRECTV service in Iapan, based more ... AsiaSat 1 was obtained on the cheap by taking over the Westar 6 satellite that was recovered by the Space Shuttle after ... The satellite has allowed Star TV to begin service and thereby become the leading Asia-based satellite TV service. AsiaSat 2, built by Lockheed-Martin, was launched in November 1995, on the Long March 2E, and went into service in 1996.
|Title||:||The Satellite Communication Applications Handbook|
|Author||:||Bruce R. Elbert|
|Publisher||:||Artech House Publishers - 1997-01-01|