Inmarsat narrows choices for new satellite orbits

August 1993
Aviation Week & Space Technology;8/2/1993, Vol. 139 Issue 5, p26
Trade Publication
Reports on the narrowing of choices by the Inmarsat Council on whether to place the satellites for its proposed global telephone service in an intermediate orbit or in geosynchronous orbit. Consequences of each choice; Prospect of becoming the international civil supplier of satellite navigation service; Consortium's next-generation Inmarsat-3 satellites.


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