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Telstar

(ˈtɛlˌstɑː)
n
(Telecommunications) either of two low-altitude active communications satellites launched in 1962 and 1963 by the US and used in the transmission of television programmes, telephone messages, etc

Tel•star

(ˈtɛlˌstɑr)
Trademark.
one of a series of privately financed communications satellites providing domestic television, telephone, and data exchange transmission to the U.S.
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FIFA revived the Telstar, the first made-for-television football used at the 1970 World Cup, as it unveiled on Thursday the official match ball for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
The original Telstar featured 32 separate pentagonal panels, 12 of which were black to make it more visible in black and white television broadcasts.
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Telesat has procured a powerful new spacecraft called Telstar 18 VANTAGE from Space Systems Loral (SSL).
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1962 Telstar The Tornadoes IN the early 60s there was an explosion of interest in space, the final frontier.
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