Satellite Technology, An Introduction, 2nd Edition
Published by Focal Press, 1997

ISBN 0-240-80295-0 130 pp.

Satellite Technology, Second Editionis a complete update of the popular handbook exploring the world of communication satellites. Its clear explanations will help broadcast professionals and students fully understand these indispensable telecommunications tools. Written in easy-to-understand language, the book covers topics ranging from theeories of satellite operation to practical instructions for the initial setup of mobile earth stations. The second edition has been thoroughly updated to include:

  • The impact of rapid advancess in digital technology
  • The mass deployment of digital DBS systems
  • New initiativees in satellite design
  • Changes in regulations
Satellite Technology, Second Edition provides a comprehensive introduction to all aspects of this important broadcasting tecchnology. Inglis and Luther have written a vital reference on all aspects of satellite technology.