Accession Number : ADA276685


Title :   Satellite Communications Industry


Descriptive Note : Research rept. Aug 1992-Apr 1993


Corporate Author : INDUSTRIAL COLL OF THE ARMED FORCES WASHINGTON DC


Personal Author(s) : Maranville, Mark S


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a276685.pdf


Report Date : Apr 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 52


Abstract : This paper documents a baseline assessment of the Satellite Communications Industry which is defined as companies that: (1) Build communications satellites; (2) Build communications satellite earth terminals; and (3) Provide satellite communications services. The assessment uses the standard analysis tools of Structure, Conduct, and Performance to evaluate the current health of the industry, and includes a discussion of the outlook for the industry, the industry's strategy for survival, and government policy recommendations.


Descriptors :   *SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS , *INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH , *AEROSPACE INDUSTRY , SYSTEMS ENGINEERING , POLICIES , COMMUNICATION SATELLITES , TERMINALS , COMMUNICATION SATELLITE TERMINALS , STRATEGY , STANDARDS , TOOLS , MILITARY APPLICATIONS


Subject Categories : Unmanned Spacecraft
      Radio Communications


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE