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mobile satellite

Transmission via satellite from non-stationary transmitters and receivers. Iridium and Globalstar are examples of mobile satellite communications systems. Contrast with fixed satellite. See Iridium, Globalstar, GEO and LEO.
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Due to adjustment in the long-term and cyclic trend of the disease, MSAT method resulted in a better forecast accuracy at the district level.
Whittlesy's firm has set up a convenient system for Alaska MSAT users called AlaskaNet.
The embedded Q-Lite is a compact, single-board satellite modem specifically designed for integration into small enclosures for portable communications and satcom-on-the- move (SOTM) applications, making it an ideal partner for the MSAT terminal.
Limited fault-tolerance in the presence of faults: The VCal method for an MSAT sensor functions well only under conditions in which the RTU performance is not degraded much (e.
Bob Foster, the program executive officer for the Joint Medical Information System and the MSAT ACTD Transition Manager agrees: "We are already working with [the technical manager] and the rest of the executive team as an integral part.
Providing service since 1996, MSV gives customers a wide choice of wireless data, voice, fax and dispatch radio services via its two MSAT satellites.
Another company planning to offer MSAT service is Mobile Satellite Corporation.
A common practice by RTU manufacturers is to pre-install the MSAT sensor right after the gas-fired heating coil in a compact chamber.
EPA said the new proposal contains a minor amendment that updates the baseline to reflect new data that was not available when the MSAT rules were finalized in 2001.
jointly operate the MSAT satellites and telecommunications network that delivers mobile wireless voice and data services primarily for public safety, security, fleet management and asset tracking in the U.
High performance high definition satellite news gathering will be managed by Vislink International by taking NAB its broadcast specification Vislink Mantis MSAT, which is said to be world s smallest and lightest satellite data terminal.
5 lbs) MSAT is designed for one man operation in challenging operational environments.