Data communications services include very small aperture terminal (VSAT) services, Internet backhaul, direct-to-home broadband, and mobile data.
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Topic: Ground Networks
Country: Australia, Botswana, Chile, Ethiopia, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Pakistan, Peru, South Korea, Spain, Thailand, United States
Topic: 2012 - Perspective
Country: Belgium, Canada, Egypt, France, Japan, Myanmar, Nigeria, Russia, South Africa, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States, Vietnam
The value of space assets and applications for economic and social development is increasingly apparent to decision-makers in emerging space states. At the same time, more established space nations are seeking new commercial markets for their space industries’ services, technologies, and...
Country: Argentina, Australia, China, Kazakhstan, Nigeria, Pakistan, South Africa, Thailand, Ukraine
Space activities in South Africa are funded through the Department of Science and Technology (DST). In FY 2011, which ran from April 2011 to March 2012, the DST planned to spend ## million rand (US$## million) on space activities executed through two programs: the South African National Space...
Around the globe, many smaller nations—in economy or population size—are investing in space projects or programs. These emerging space states generally feature relatively small-scale investments in space applications linked to specific national socioeconomic development objectives. The exhibit...
In 2011, China became the third nation to declare a PNT system operational, with the announcement that its BeiDou system was able to provide location data and SMS messaging for users within China. In late 2012, The China Satellite Navigation Office published the complete interface control document...