land-earth station

land-earth station

[¦land ¦ərth ‚stā·shən]
(communications)
A facility that routes calls from mobile stations via satellite to and from terrestrial telephone networks. Abbreviated LES.
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The contract covers the supply of land-earth stations, terminals and services in connection with the building of Hispamar's broadband-via-satellite network.
We have contracts in America, Asia and Europe and are currently building 20 land-earth stations for broadband solutions all around the world," said Bjorn Ove Skjeie, CEO of Nera.