satellite transmitter

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Noun1.satellite transmitter - a transmitter on a communications satellitesatellite transmitter - a transmitter on a communications satellite
communications satellite - an artificial satellite that relays signals back to earth; moves in a geostationary orbit
sender, transmitter - set used to broadcast radio or tv signals
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Al Durra was found while nesting on the west side of Sir Bu Nair in the emirate of Sharjah, UAE where a satellite transmitter was affixed to her shell and a metal flipper tag to her right front flipper.
Resighting of a Narwhal (Monodon monoceros) Instrumented with a Satellite Transmitter.
A pounds 3000 satellite transmitter fitted to the seal revealed that six days ago, he hauled himself out of the water in north Spain and on to a slipway.
Since the turtle, named Aikanti, was tagged in Surinam with a satellite transmitter she has swum a quarter of the way around the globe through the Atlantic, past the coast of Africa, around the Azores and through the Bay of Biscay.
Razan Khalifa Al Mubarak, secretary-general of the EAD, who participated in the initiative, attached a satellite transmitter to each of the turtles and obtained tissue samples (DNA), which will then be analysed to better understand the feeding and nesting turtle populations of Abu Dhabi.
Shaikh Mohammed bin Saud released the first bird, which is fitted with a satellite transmitter, as part of the President, His Highness Shaikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan's Houbara Reintroduction Project in the UAE and Arabian Peninsula to restore a sustainable wild population of the bird, synonymous with local culture and traditions of the UAE.
THE grey seals of Wales have been relaying their location and recent diving activity to researchers, thanks to a satellite transmitter placed on the seal's neck.
Satellite transmitter tracking has shown that giant leatherback turtles (inset) are attracted to Tremadog Bay (main picture) by jellyfish -- their favourite food; Giant turtle
Inside the can was a satellite transmitter which told the beer-makers she had won their competition for a five-day break for two in Japan.
EWS-WWF are providing the satellite transmitter with EPAA collaboration, and will use this study to gather more data for their long-term turtle research projects throughout the UAE.

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