Cover: The Link from a Communication Satellite to a Small Ground Terminal.

The Link from a Communication Satellite to a Small Ground Terminal.

Published 1964

by Nathaniel E. Feldman

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A restatement (with minor revisions) of material presented in "Design and use of an early communication satellite system," RM-3514, July 1963. The paper discusses technical factors of small ground terminal parameters, capacity for antenna patterns, costs for the receiving aperture, and link losses.

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