Satellite Basics for Everyone

Satellite Basics for Everyone

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Learn about satellites that affect us every day, how they work, and how we can place and keep them on orbit. Satellite Basics for Everyone presents an introduction and overview to satellites. Ita€™s written as clearly and understandably as possible for a wide audience. It provides a learning tool for grade school students. High school and college students can use it for helping them decide on career fields. Ita€™s for people with curious minds who want to know about satellites that affect their daily lives. And, it provides a training tool and an overview for people who build, operate, and use data collected by satellites. Satellite Basics for Everyone describes satellite missions, orbits, population, closeness, debris, collision risk, builders, owners, operators, launch vehicles, and costs. Focus then turns to describing the orbit, components, environment, and operation of the geostationary communications satellite because it affects our daily lives the most by providing television, radio, commercial business, Internet and telephone services. A description of satellite motion prepares for the included Mission Planning Example of how to place and keep this satellite on orbit and keep the antennas pointing in the right direction to perform its mission. The main objective of this book is to stimulate a broad interest in engineering and science.U.S. Operators/Owners Contractor Civil Hawk Institute for Space Science Hawk Institute for Space Sciences/Pumpkin University of Miami, ... PanAmSat (Intelsat, Ltd.) Boeing Satellite Systems SAT-GE Alcatel Alenia Space SES (Societe Europienne des Satellites) Alcatel ... [Societe Europienne des Satellites]) Boeing Satellite Systems Sirius Satellite Radio Space Systems/Loral Sirius XM Radio, Inc. Spaceanbsp;...

Title:Satellite Basics for Everyone
Author: C. Robert Welti, PhD
Publisher:iUniverse - 2012-06-04

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