ERIC Number: ED082508
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971-Aug-20
Reference Count: N/A
International Telecommunications Satellite Organization (INTELSAT) Agreement Between the United States of American and Other Governments and Operating Agreement.
Department of State, Washington, DC.
The INTELSAT (International Telecommunications Satellite) agreement was reached because of the desirability of continuing the development of a telecommunications satellite system. INTELSAT's aim was to achieve a single global commercial system as part of an improved global telecommunications network which will provide expanded services to all areas of the world and contribute to world peace and understanding. This document represents a multilateral agreement to set up INTELSAT, a list of signatories to the agreement, and the operating agreement relating to INTELSAT. (Author/SH)
Descriptors: Communication (Thought Transfer), Communications Satellites, Foreign Policy, International Law, International Organizations, International Programs, International Relations, Peace, Telecommunications, World Problems
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 ($4.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of State, Washington, DC.