Electronics and Communication Engineering - Satellite Communication - Discussion

Discussion :: Satellite Communication - Section 1 (Q.No.1)

1. 

The first geostationary satellite launched in 1965 was called

[A]. ANIK
[B]. EARLY BIRD (Intelsat-I)
[C]. WESTAR
[D]. MOLNIYA

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question.

Anurag Nande said: (Apr 6, 2015)  
Intelsat I (nicknamed Early Bird for the proverb "The early bird catches the worm") was the first commercial communications satellite to be placed in geosynchronous orbit, on April 6, 1965.

It was built by the Space and Communications Group of Hughes Aircraft Company (later Hughes Space and Communications Company, and now Boeing Satellite Systems) for COMSAT, which activated it on June 28.

Kumari said: (Aug 7, 2015)  
When was sputnik launched?

Sundar said: (Oct 3, 2015)  
@Kumari

Launch date: October 4, 1957, 7:28 PM

Orbit height: 577 km

Manufacturer: S.P. Korolev Rocket and Space Corporation Energia

Launch site: Gagarin's Start

Rocket: Sputnik

Cost: 15 million RUB (1957).

Mani Harika said: (Jul 14, 2017)  
What is the use of satellite communications in electronics communication engineering?

Abdullah said: (Sep 8, 2017)  
Intelsat I. Intelsat I (nicknamed Early Bird for the proverb "The early bird catches the worm") was the first commercial communications satellite to be placed in geosynchronous orbit, on April 6, 1965.

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