qThe first comprehensive history ever written on the [information age], covering every aspect of telecommunications from a global perspective. In clear, easy-to-understand language, the author presents telecommunications as a uniquely human achievement, dependent on the contributions of many ingenious inventors, discoverers, physicists, and engineers over a period spanning more than two centuries.q--Back cover.In Brazil, Brasilsat, in 1985. launched its first two satellites, which were produced by Aerospatiale and Ford Aerospace. Brasilsata#39;s fleet was acquired by MCI in 1999. ... 1976 from a seismic ship, the Deep Sea Explorer, which was off Madagascar in the Indian Ocean, to its home office in Oklahoma, Around the same time. ... In the early 1990s, Inmarsat services also became the standard solution for worldwide land mobile satellite services: for example, for long- distance trucking, fleetanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Worldwide History of Telecommunications|
|Author||:||Anton A. Huurdeman|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2003-07-31|