Instead of voice-grade leased telephone lines and modems, a digital satellite-based network is configured with a micro earth station
at each transaction site.
"Paradigm delivered a complete system including support for planned satellites for the next five years, the earth station
is multi band compliant from the outset".
The order covered an Inmarsat-C land earth station
and a Mobile Packet Data Service land earth station
with delivery scheduled for early 2004, Thrane & Thrane said.
Satellites such as NASA's tracking and data relay satellite (TDRS) provide communications links between a single earth station
and one or more low earth orbit (LEO) satellites.
By 1975, the state legislature appropriated $5 million for construction of small satellite earth stations
in 120 villages with a permanent population of 25 or more.
A systems contract worth DKK17m has been awarded to Thrane & Thrane, a manufacturer of terminals and land earth stations
for global mobile satellite and radio communication, by KDDI, a Japanese communications company and service provider of Inmarsat airtime.
The Norwegian wireless communications solutions provider Nera ASA has received two new contracts for land earth stations
in Singapore and Greece.
The proposed Earth station
will have the capability for multichannel voice and data services at data rates up to 1.544 megabits per second.
The planning of an earth station
starts with determining that there's need for a communications facility between two or more points.
The Ministry is expected to release a tender for a new standard A earth station
equipped with IDR.
Temporary earth station
suppliers have risen to the demands of responding to unscheduled, fast-breaking news stories.