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Communication Satellites

Donald H. Martin
Format
Book
Published
El Segundo, Calif. : Aerospace Press ; Reston, Va. : American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, c2000.
Edition
4th ed
Language
English
ISBN
1884989098
Contents
  • 1. Experimental Satellites 3
  • SCORE 3
  • Echo 4
  • Courier 5
  • West Ford 6
  • Telstar 7
  • Relay 8
  • Syncom 10
  • Lincoln Experimental Satellites 12
  • Applications Technology Satellites 18
  • Communications Technology Satellite 28
  • Sirio 30
  • Japanese Satellites 33
  • Advanced Communications Technology Satellite 47
  • 2. International Satellites 53
  • Intelsat 53
  • PanAmSat 97
  • AsiaSat 104
  • Columbia Communications 109
  • Rimsat 111
  • APT Satellite (APStar) 111
  • Orion 114
  • New Skies Satellites 117
  • Lockheed Martin Intersputnik 122
  • 3. Mobile Services Satellites 125
  • Marisat 125
  • Marecs 129
  • Inmarsat 131
  • MSat 140
  • ASEAN Cellular Satellite System 146
  • Thuraya 147
  • Other Geosynchronous Orbit Mobile Services Satellites 149
  • Peole and Eole 149
  • Argos 150
  • Sarsat-Cospas 151
  • Orbcomm 153
  • Tubsat 156
  • Gonets and Other Soviet and Russian LEOs 156
  • S80 158
  • Satelites de Coleta de Dados 158
  • Temisat 159
  • Eyesat 160
  • SAFIR and IRIS 161
  • Faisat 162
  • CTA (GEMstar) 163
  • Other Little LEO Mobile Services Satellites 163
  • Iridium 165
  • Globalstar 167
  • ICO 170
  • Ellipso 172
  • Constellation 173
  • 4. Military Satellites 175
  • IDCSP 175
  • Tacsat 177
  • Skynet I and NATO II 179
  • DSCS II 181
  • Skynet II 183
  • Gapfiller/Gapsat 185
  • NATO III 186
  • FLTSATCOM and AFSATCOM 188
  • DSCS III 192
  • Leasat 195
  • DOD Lightsats 198
  • Skynet 4 201
  • NATO IV 203
  • UHF Follow-On 204
  • Milstar 208
  • SICRAL 212
  • Defense Satellite Communications System 213
  • 5. Russian Satellites 215
  • Molniya 215
  • Raduga 219
  • Ekran 220
  • Gorizont 222
  • Gals (Military Communications) 223
  • Volna 224
  • Potok 224
  • Luch 225
  • Gals (Satellite Broadcasting) 226
  • Express 227
  • Coupon 229
  • Bonum-1 230
  • Yamal 231
  • Possible Future Russian Satellites 232
  • Intersputnik System 233
  • 6. North American Satellites 235
  • Canada 235
  • U.S. Domestic Communication Satellites 252
  • GE Americom 255
  • PanAmSat 272
  • Loral 286
  • TDRSS 295
  • U.S. Direct Broadcast Satellites 301
  • Digital Audio Broadcasting Satellites 309
  • Mexico 311
  • U.S. Ka-Band Systems 317
  • 7. European Satellites 319
  • European Space Agency 319
  • Eutelsat 338
  • France and Germany 349
  • Luxembourg 365
  • Scandinavia 372
  • United Kingdom 377
  • Italy 378
  • Spain 383
  • Portugal 386
  • Turkey 386
  • 8. Asian, African, South American, and Australian Satellites 389
  • Japan 389
  • Indonesia 412
  • India 421
  • China 430
  • Arabsat 437
  • Brazil 441
  • Australia 445
  • Pakistan 451
  • Argentina 452
  • Thailand 453
  • Israel 456
  • South Korea 457
  • Malaysia 461
  • Chile 462
  • Philippines 463
  • Egypt 464
  • Singapore and Taiwan 465
  • WorldSpace 466
  • South Africa 469
  • Americom Asia-Pacific 469
  • Laos 470
  • Iran 470
  • Regional African Satellite Communications Organization 470
  • 9. Amateur and Scientific Satellites 471
  • Amateur, Educational, and Humanitarian 471
  • Scientific 483
  • Calibration 488
  • A. International Telecommunication Union and Communication Satellites 491
  • B. World Trade Agreements and Communication Satellites 496
  • C. Satellite Beacons for Propagation Research 497
  • Frequency Table 505.
Description
xi, 602 p. : ill., maps ; 29 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 509-593) and index.
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