DOMSAT


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DOMSAT

[′däm‚sat]
(aerospace engineering)
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Current indications suggest that if the FCC eliminates some applicants, the current group of domsats could be processed by mid-1986.
As a result of launch-vehicle availability, domsats may not be launched in a timely manner because the Shuttle is committed to supporting the space station and space lab projects, and Defense Department and NASA requirements.
In 1972 the FCC expanded the Specialized Common Carrier ruling with the Domestic Satellite (Domsat) Decision, which encouraged non-AT&T companies to provide telecommunications services via satellite.