International Telecommunications Satellite Organization (ITSO)

  • Barry Turner
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


Founded in 1964 as Intelsat, the organization was the world’s first commercial communications satellite operator. Today, with capacity on a fleet of geostationary satellites and expanding terrestrial network assets, Intelsat continues to provide highly reliable connectivity for telephony, corporate network, broadcast and Internet services.


Geostationary Satellite Corporate Network Maritime Communication Member Parti Public Service Obligation 
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  • Barry Turner

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