and decommissioned July 1979.

During its five-year life, ATS-6 transmitted educational programming to various countries, including India, the United States and other regions. The vehicle also conducted air traffic control tests, was used to practice satellite-assisted search and rescue techniques, carried an experimental radiometer subsequently carried as a standard instrument aboard weather satellites, and pioneered direct broadcast TV.

External links

* [ ATS 6]
* [ ATS 6 Mission Information]

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • ATS — can mean: Societies *American Tarantula Society *Adventist Theological Society *American Temperance Society, an early American civic organization promoting temperance *American Thoracic Society, a society for lung physicians, health related… …   Wikipedia

  • Ats — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. artère thyroïdienne supérieure, artère de la thyroïde, en médecine. Automobili Turismo e Sport: une éphémère marque automobile italienne des années 1960,… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • ATS —   [ eɪtiː es; Abkürzung für englisch applications technology satellite »Satellit für angewandte Technologie«], 1966 74 gestartete Serie amerikanischer Satelliten, die als kombinierte Wetter , Nachrichten und Messsatelliten eingesetzt wurden und… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • ATS — acrónimo de Ayudante Técnico Sanitario, término hoy utilizado para los diplomados en enfermería Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos.. Alvaro Galiano. 2010 …   Diccionario médico

  • ATS — (alternative trading system) Computerised trading systems which facilitate electronic trading in shares of public issues every day, but do not provide a listing service. Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms.… …   Law dictionary

  • ATS — международное обозначение для австрийского шиллинга см. тж. Schilling …   Австрия. Лингвострановедческий словарь

  • ATS — sigla ES ingl. Automatic Teller System, sportelli bancari automatici …   Dizionario italiano

  • ATS — (pronunciamos a te ese ) sustantivo masculino,f. 1. Sigla de ayudante técnico sanitario , España …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • Ats — statusas T sritis informatika ryšiai: žiūrėk – atsakymas žiūrėk – atsakymas …   Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

  • ATS-6 — Satellite ATS 6 Satellite ATS 6 en test radiofréquence …   Wikipédia en Français

  • ATS 1 — Applications Technology Satellite 1 ATS 1 Organización NASA Estado Finalizado Satélite de …   Wikipedia Español

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.