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Ministerial: Telecommunications and Integrated Applications

Date: Wed, Nov 07, 2012 | 07:30 - 07:45 GMT | 08:30 - 08:45 CET

Type: ESA TV Exchange

Format: 16:9

Satellite Telecommunications is the main sector in Space industry and this domain is indeed taking a huge share in ESA's Ministerial conference next 20 and 21 November in Naples, Italy.

New missions are being prepared with a new generation platform and an all electric satellite. In addition new services combining telecom, observation and navigation are proposed.

This video story recalls the Advanced Research in Telecommunications Systems engaged by ESA aiming at transforming research and developments into commercial products. It includes an interview with Magali Vaissière, ESA Director of Telecommunications and Integrated Applications, in English and French.

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Satellite Parameters: Eutelsat 9A at 9 degrees E, transponder 59, downlink frequency 11900.1 horizontally polarised, symbol rate 27,500 FEC 2/3.