Communications Satellite Corporation

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A private organization that coordinates international communications that use artificial satellites. It was established in 1962 by the US Congress to create an international satellite communications system for television, telephone, and telefax transmissions. Comsat's first satellite, Early Bird, was launched in 1965. The corporation is a member of Intelsat (International Telecommunications Satellite Organization).

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