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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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TELSTAR 2018 the official football for the World Cup made the nation proud.
Despite Florence storm, which is likely to turn into a hurricane, looming some 1,000 km away, the vehicle soared through the clouds as the company expected and delivered the Telstar Vantage 18 satellite, aka Apstar 5C, into a geostationary transfer orbit.
LAHORE -- Pakistan remains the reigning champion in supplying the match balls for FIFA World Cup, twice in a row.The Telstar 18 and the Telstar Mechta, just like the Brazuca (FIFA 2014) and the Tango (FIFA 1982), are made in Pakistan.
Hughes Network Systems, LLC, (Hughes) an EchoStar company, has announced the successful launch of its Hughes 63W Ka-band hosted payload on the Telstar 19 VANTAGE (Telstar 19V) satellite, the company said.
Hughes has announced the successful launch of its Hughes 63W Ka-band hosted payload on the Telstar 19 VANTAGE (Telstar 19V) satellite.
'Billions of people around the world are watching the FIFA (World Cup) 2018, and I would like to congratulate Pakistan for being present in each match; each football match with the Telstar 18 football.
How to claim Go to the Sports Direct app on your mobile or tablet - which you can download at sportsdirect.com/mirror2018 - and follow the football link to claim your free adidas World Cup Telstar Top Glider Football.
The Telstar Mechta has new red design inspired by colors of the host nation, Russia, as well as rising heat of knockout stages.
A real safety feature on elevated installations will be shown on Telstar Engineering's in-house test press.
According to Fifas official match ball supplier Adidas, the Telstar Mechta will be used in the first knock-out match between 1998 World champions France and 2014 losing finalists Argentina Saturday from 5pm at Kazan Arena.
And in a sure sign times have moved on since the good old days of Mitre Delta, the new Adidas Telstar Mechta even has an embedded near-field communication (NFC) chip.