radiodetermination satellite service

radiodetermination satellite service

[′rād·ē·ōdi‚tər·mə′nā·shən ′sad·əl‚īt ‚sər·vəs]
(communications)
A system that employs at least two geosynchronous satellites, a central ground station, and hand-held or vehicle-mounted transceivers to enable users to determine and transmit their precise position. Abbreviated RDSS.
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The Iridium network intends to offer its subscribers voice, paging, facsimile, data and radiodetermination satellite services (RDSS).
The Iridium system intends to offer high quality, global, voice, paging, facsimile, data and radiodetermination satellite services (RDSS) to its subscribers.