Commercial Space Products and Services

2009 – Earth Observation – Snapshot

Earth observation systems provide a diverse array of satellite data and value-added imagery products to government and industry. This information helps organizations understand climate change, promote national security, assist in…

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2009 – Satellite Radio – Snapshot

The digital audio radio services sector, known as satellite radio, experienced a slight decline in 2009 due to the sluggish economy and a poor year for the auto industry. Satellite…

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2009 – Satellite Television – Snapshot

Note: This section's exhibit is from The Space Report 2010. DTH television’s $68.14 billion in estimated 2009 revenue constitutes 75% of the commercial satellite services sector. North American DTH companies…

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2008 – Earth Observation – Snapshot

Broadly defined, the Earth observation market includes revenues from applications as varied as weather forecasting, intelligence-gathering, highway inspections, climate change studies, and commercial uses in agriculture, fishing, mining, construction, and…

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2008 – Satellite Television – Snapshot

FSS includes the provision of satellite capacity for a range of applications from video distribution to relaying telephone signals, and integrated voice/data services on private networks which often use very…

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