Translation for 'communications satellite' from English to Russian
NOUN   a communications satellite | communications satellites
спутник {м} связи
communications satellite
спутник {м}
космическая геодезия {ж}satellite geodesy
спутник-ретранслятор {м}
relay satellite
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Usage Examples English
  • Kennedy signed the Communications Satellite Act of 1962.
  • Manx ViaSat-IOM, ManSat, Telesat-IOM companies uses the first communications satellite ViaSat-1 that launched in 2011 and positioned at the Isle of Man registered 115.1 degrees West longitude geostationary orbit point.
  • Double-balanced mixers are very widely used in microwave communications, satellite communications, ultrahigh frequency (UHF) communications transmitters, radio receivers, and radar systems.
  • In 2004, the Indian Space Research Organisation launched EDUSAT, a communications satellite providing access to educational materials that can reach more of the country's population at a greatly reduced cost.
  • For long-distance calls several of these channels may be sent over a communications satellite link by frequency-division multiplexing.

  • The first flight of an American Hall thruster on an operational mission, was the Aerojet BPT-4000, which launched August 2010 on the military Advanced Extremely High Frequency GEO communications satellite.
  • TDMA was first used in satellite communication systems by Western Union in its Westar 3 communications satellite in 1979.
  • From June 2017, Bulgaria will have its first geostationary communications satellite.
  • In 2016, China launched the world’s first quantum communications satellite.
  • Iridium communications satellite (Iridium 33) and a Russian Cosmos 2251 communications satellite, which added hundreds more pieces of debris to the atmosphere, highlighted the need for more precise tracking of space objects.

  • has been used for a communications satellite covering the Moon's far side, for example, Queqiao, launched in 2018, and would be "an ideal location" for a propellant depot as part of the proposed depot-based space transportation architecture.
  • In a communications satellite, a satellite transponder receives signals over a range of uplink frequencies, usually from a satellite ground station; the transponder amplifies them, and re-transmits them on a different set of downlink frequencies to receivers on Earth, often without changing the content of the received signal or signals.
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