Perspectives in Satellite Mobile Communications

  • Franco Marconicchio
  • Frank Gargione
Conference paper


This paper traces the development of Mobile Communications using satellites for personal and commercial purposes and, based on demonstrated available technologies and current market trends, suggests that the future will see the use of satellites in the provision of narrow and wide band mobile communications along with multimedia services from a single platform at Ka Band and higher frequencies.


Mobile Communication Mobile User Multimedia Service Phase Array Antenna Mobile Experiment 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Franco Marconicchio
    • 1
  • Frank Gargione
    • 2
  1. 1.Agenzia Spaziale ItalianaItaly
  2. 2.Lockheed Martin Missiles and SpaceItaly

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