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Published by Cubic Corporation, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, National Technical Information Service, distributor in San Diego, Calif, [Washington, DC, Springfield, Va .
Written in English


  • Antenna arrays.,
  • Communication satellites.,
  • Land mobile satellite service.,
  • Radio communication.,
  • Tradeoffs.

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Microfiche. [Washington, D.C. : National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1985] 2 microfiches.

Other titlesTrade off between land vehicle antenna cost and gain for satellite mobile communications.
SeriesNASA contractor report -- NASA-CR-175732.
ContributionsUnited States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15536717M

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