GEOSAT


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AcronymDefinition
GEOSATGeostationary Satellite
GEOSATGeodetic Satellite
GEOSATGeodetic Earth Orbiting Satellite
GEOSATGeosynchronous Satellite
GEOSATGeodesy Satellite (Navy)
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Luthcke et al., "Precise orbit determination for Geosat follow-on using satellite laser ranging data and intermission altimeter crossovers," in 2001 Flight Mechanics Symposium, Greenbelt, MD, USA, 2001.
Gravity anomalies derived from Seasat, Geosat, ERS-1 and TOPEX/POSEIDON altimetry and ship gravity: a case study over the Reykjanes Ridge.
Siano Mobile Silicon, a mobile TV chip maker, announced on 10 September that Italian GPS manufacturer AvMap has selected Siano to provide mobile TV functionality for its Geosat 6 in car navigation system, due to be used in Peugeot's 207 Energie Sport model.
Others have followed, such as GeoSat Follow-On (GFO) for the US Navy in 1998, Jason-1 in 2001 and EnviSat in 2002.
Studies of ridge-hotspot interactions received a major boost in 1995 when the US Navy declassified gravity data from its Geosat satellite, which flew from 1985 to 1990.
This is only one example of reinterpretations resulting from later technological developments of a more sophisticated nature, including satellite mapping of large-scale crustal features through high-resolution Geosat altimetry, ERS-1, and others.