anchor station

anchor station

[′aŋ·kər ‚stā·shən]
(civil engineering)
(oceanography)
An anchoring site by a research vessel for the purpose of making a set of scientific observations.
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General Dynamics C4 Systems Satcom Technologies will manufacture the anchor station antennas, the firms noted.
This agreement follows the partnership arrangement signed with Airbus Defence and Space and announced on 18th August 2016, to design, build and provide onsite management for the Skynet East anchor station.
Tambo Airport and Sandton Station, a main anchor station near a major tourist area, would be completed on time.
on anchor station KKYK, 49/20, in Little Rock (carried on Dish and Direct satellite outlets on Channel 49).
So his program was dropped by the Ducks' anchor station in Eugene, KUGN, since blacks are such significant players for Oregon.
The Skynet constellation will provide all assured voice and data communications throughout the tour, primarily through the newly relocated Skynet 5A satellite, and the Airbus Defence and Space managed anchor station in Adelaide, Australia, which was opened in May 2016, in partnership with SpeedCast.
The weekends this fall will be an almost continuous presentation of Oregon football on KEZI, the local and anchor station for the Oregon Sports Network.
Since entering into the original letter of intent, our anchor station WTDR(FM), which we were to have given up, has outperformed those stations we were to have acquired in the swap.
In addition, Airbus Defence and Space has recently appointed SpeedCast to manage a new anchor station facility for the Skynet 5A military satellite, which is based at SpeedCasts existing teleport in Adelaide, Australia.
A major global satellite communications service provider, SpeedCast International Limited, has announced that it has joined hands with a major global Defence company, Airbus Defence and Space, to design, build and provide onsite management for the ground anchor station for the Skynet 5A satellite in Asia Pacific, after it was relocated in 2015, to provide expanded coverage to the region, including the Indian Ocean and Western Pacific regions.
The anchor station antennas will be manufactured by General Dynamics C4 Systems SATCOM Technologies.
Contract notice: Purchase of 1 Ka-Band Wideband Global SATCOM Anchor Station (lot 1) and 1 X-Band Wideband Global SATCOM Anchor Station (lot 2) (the acquisition contracts) plus framework agreements regarding spare parts and service to the Wideband Global SATCOM Anchor Stations (the sustainment framework agreements).