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Earth-based equipment [1 record]

Record 1 1975-03-11

English

Subject field(s)
  • Earth-based Stations
CONT

A stationary satellite permits the use of fixed (nonmovable) antennas on the Earth ... This greatly reduces the cost of Earth-based equipment required for communications satellite systems.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Stations terriennes
CONT

Il s'agira alors de capter directement des programmes télévisés avec de petites antennes [...] installées sur le toit d'immeubles ou de villas. L'équipement au sol sera alors réduit à sa plus simple expression.

Spanish

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