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NASA: Asteroid to traverse earth's satellite zone

...10-kilometers in diameter.The NASA scientists said the asteroid would still pass above the orbits of most of the communications satellites circling Earth, and doesn't pose a threat to the International Space Station, which moves above the planet...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2013-02-08/nasa-asteroid-traverse-earths-satelli
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This Day in History

...personally delivered the Treaty of Versailles to the Senate, and urged its ratification. In 1962, the Telstar communications satellite was launched from Cape Canaveral, Fla. In 1985, bowing to pressure from irate customers, the Coca-Cola...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071005/sta_20050710008.shtml
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Alaskans have the dark-sky advantage when it comes to viewing meteor showers

...any of the stars or planets. Some satellites move very little relative to the heavens. These are typically communications satellites and have primarily equatorial orbits. Circumpolar satellites, however, do move relative to the heavens and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110506/out_20061105006.shtml
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...With Robinson's leadership, Alaska enjoyed its first five live commercial television broadcast, its first communications satellite, its first video-conference services and its first undersea fiber optic cable. Robinson served as President...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/041699/Ope_carsonmt.shtml
In Alaska, the nation, and the world

...personally delivered the Treaty of Versailles to the Senate, and urged its ratification. In 1962, the Telstar communications satellite was launched from Cape Canaveral, Fla. In 1985, bowing to pressure from irate customers, the Coca-Cola...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071007/sta_history001.shtml
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Experimental Navy communications satellite launched from Kodiak complex on Alaska island

ANCHORAGE - A rocket launched from an Alaska island Tuesday is carrying an experimental Navy satellite designed to provide safer combat communications.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2011-09-28/experimental-navy-communications-satell
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Satellite to tumble to Earth

...early enough to alert people, said Canadian Ted Molczan, who tracks satellites for a hobby.In all his years of monitoring, Molczan has only witnessed one tumble back to Earth - the 2004 return of a Russian communications satellite.

http://juneauempire.com/2011-09-23/satellite-tumble-earth-alicia-chang
State
Best president of century? Truman

...been around and see what has happened. The world has become smaller. People are closer primarily because of communication satellites and jet airplanes. Now newspapers, magazines, television networks, and other organizations of every sort...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121599/Ope_tru.html
Opinion
This Day in History

...personally delivered the Treaty of Versailles to the Senate and urged its ratification. In 1962, the Telstar communications satellite was launched from Cape Canaveral, Fla. In 1985, bowing to pressure from irate customers, Coca-Cola Co...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071006/sta_20060710010.shtml
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This Day in History

...propaganda for Communist causes." In 1965, the U.S. launched the Intelsat 1, also known as the "Early Bird" communications satellite. In 1983, saying rock-and-roll bands attracted "the wrong element," Interior Secretary James Watt declined...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/040607/sta_20070406038.shtml
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