Telstar, The First Communication Satellite In Usa In 1962.
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Replica. This was the first satellite to transmit messages in real time. Built by the American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T) Company, it was a multi-faceted sphere 1metre in diameter, and was able to receive messages from the ground,...More
Nine-year-old Sandra Wiseman makes history by being the first member of the public to receive a Telstar telephone call. Sandra, who lives in Acton, London, answered the call from 4,500 miles away in the Columbia Rotary Club, Tennessee.
The first transmission with six monitors to Europe of television programmes from America via the Telstar satellite.
The US Delta rocket on the launch pad at night just about to lift off into space where it will release the Telstar int'l communications satellite.
Technicians join the Telstar satellite to the third stage of the Delta Rocket so it can be launched from Cape Canaveral and begin transmitting television pictures all over the world.
A technician prepares to wire together the components of the Bell System's Telstar experimental communications satellite, shortly before its launch into orbit. Telstar was the first satellite to relay television programmes between...More
Antenna One at Goonhilly Satellite Earth Station at Goonhilly Downs in Cornwall, 2nd May 1962. The parabolic dish was built to link with the Telstar communications satellite.
Men build communications satellite in dust-free laboratory, Hillside, New Jersey
Man checks antenna on mockup of Telstar, a communications satellite, Hillside, New Jersey