How do the signals travel? How are frequency bands chosen? What’s special about geostationary orbit? How are the orbital locations of the satellites regulated?
This animation shows all the different elements that make up a communications satellite and their various functions.
• Airbus Defence and Space is investing EUR 7 million to expand the Lampoldshausen production center • The number of highly qualified employees at Airbus Defence and Space's Lampoldshausen Airbus Defence and Space site has doubled to 350…
Paris, 8 January 2008 – Airbus Defence and Space has been selected by Eutelsat Communications, one of the world’s leading satellite operators, to deliver a satellite, currently designated as KA-SAT, the first European multi-beam satellite to…
The full potential of satellite-based broadband internet services