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Satellite Orbits: Geostationary - Out of Space

Duncan Steel Jan 16, 2019

[avatar user=”duncansteel” size=”thumbnail” align=”right” /] What sorts of orbits around Earth do we use for different types of satellite, and why are those paths chosen? In this, Part 1 in a series of blog posts, geostationary orbits are described. Satellites come in all sorts of shapes and sizes, ranging from half the size of a bus down … Read More