One of the most remarkable developments in the field will be the introduction of low earth orbit (LEO) satellite-based mobile earth stations
, which will be comparable in size to cellular telephones.
Users who are leasing Scientific-Atlanta mobile earth stations
now have the option to pre-pay a selected number of transmission minutes.
Globecomm's Auto-Explorer line of mobile earth stations
with integrated electronics are suited to a wide variety of military, institutional, newsgathering, enterprise and other applications, in sizes ranging from sub-meter up to 1.