This tutorial section on satellite basics covers following sub topics:
Main Page About satellite Bands Parts Orbits Services Types capacity allocations network configurations Applications Satellite TTC Remote sensing VSAT basics
This page of satellite tutorial covers different satellite services based on applications.
• Fixed satellite service- Includes all current radio communication services and operates essentially to fixed earth stations, via INTELSAT, EUTELSAT, ARABSAT etc.
• Broadcast satellite service- This consists of much smaller earth stations on domestic premises together with fixed earth stations providing uplink feeder to satellite.
• Mobile satellite service-This service consists of earth terminals located on mobiles as well as fixed base stations for connection back into major terrestrial networks.