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The Satellite Encyclopedia

The Satellite Encyclopedia - or TSE - is a hypertext document built around a dictionary of 4500 satellites. Each satellite fact sheet contains basic information (launch date, official identification...) and extensive description of the payload.
TSE is updated every 3 months.


  • over 6625 pages (see a sample satellite fact sheet)
  • multiple thematic listings (per country, launcher, purpose, etc.)
  • 800 high quality EIRP & G/T maps (see the list)
  • the list of satellites on the Clarke Belt slot per slot
  • 4500+ satellites covered
  • a detailed list of future launches (250+ satellites with descriptions)
  • 17000 keywords to search from!
  • Available in Winhelp and WWW formats
  • Published since 1994... 98th edition!

Who buys The Satellite Encyclopedia?
  • Space agencies
  • Satellite operators
  • Spacecraft manufacturers
  • PTTs & Broadcasters
  • Satellite dealers
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  • Consultants and Engineers
  • Military & Government
  • Finance & Insurance
  • Technical libraries
  • Satellite & HAM enthusiasts
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The Satellite Encyclopedia is available in two editions:
the WWW edition that requires a web browser and a reasonnably good internet connection.
ISSN 1630-277X
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the Winhelp edition that requires Microsoft Windows (version 3.0 to 8.1) with 256-color screen minimum (65000 best). Delivered via CD or via internet download. Perfect for people who want to read TSE off-line. ISSN 1630-2761
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You may download archives of old TSE Winhelp editions from:
Access to these archives is free of charge buy copyrights are maintained.

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Revision date: 25 March 2016
By: TBS Internet
URL: http://www.TBS-satellite.com/tse/
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