land station

land station

[′land ‚stā·shən]
(communications)
Station in the mobile service not intended for operation while in motion.
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Three proposed stations - Al Maktoum Airport Station, Dubai Land Station and the Central Station - will serve as hubs for connections to the wider Etihad Rail network.
Summary: The World Bank and the Global Environment Facility gave a $1 million grant for establishing the National Council for Scientific Research land station for receiving NASA satellite images.
The National Transport Company and Able will offer logistics support services by co-managing a land station in Basra dedicated for trucks and drivers, he said.
The National Transport Company and Able shall offer logistics support services by co-managing a land station in Basra dedicated for trucks and drivers, he said.
Visitors will be able to take a magical journey from Spring Village to Santa Land Station where they can visit Santa's Grotto.
Furthermore, the National Transport Company and Able shall offer logistics support services by co-managing a land station in Basra dedicated for trucks and drivers".
The memo included mutual cooperation in establishment of land stations, making and launching of satellites in the stable and non-stable orbits for telecommunication services and remote sensing, besides enhancing the capabilities of the cadres working in this field.
We will manufacture eight unmanned aerial vehicles with two land stations for two fleets.
The Danish mobile satellite and radio communications terminals and land stations maker Thrane & Thrane issued on Wednesday (23 August) its report for the first quarter of the financial year 2006/2007, posting an operating result of DKK12.1m, as compared to DKK0.4m in the first quarter of the financial year 2005/2006.
Such a flight is well within the mechanical and flying capabilities of a modern sailplane--the pilot getting front-related flight directions from land stations via satellite radio, plus accurate position and navigation information directly from his GPS set.