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What does GEO stand for?

GEO stands for Geosynchronous Earth Orbit


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In addition, Bethesda, Maryland-based world's largest defense contractor by revenue stated that, for foster diminishing cost and cycle for fifth and sixth Geosynchronous Earth Orbit (GEO) satellites, known as GEO-5 and GEO-6, while still providing exceptional data to the warfighter, contract is the third part of a strategy which is targeted.
ISLE OF MAN -- The Space Data Association (SDA), established by commercial satellite operators to improve the safety and efficiency of space operations, today announced that it now provides conjunction assessment (CA) processing (assessing the physical proximity of objects in space) for more than 60% of all operational satellites in geosynchronous Earth orbit (GEO).
In addition, Bethesda, Maryland-based world's largest defense contractor by revenue stated that, for foster diminishing cost and cycle for fifth and sixth Geosynchronous Earth Orbit (GEO) satellites, known as GEO-5 and GEO-6, while still providing exceptional data to the warfighter, contract is the third part of a strategy which is targeted.
March 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The second Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) built Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) Geosynchronous Earth Orbit (GEO-2) spacecraft was encapsulated into its payload fairing March 4 in preparation for a March 19 liftoff aboard an Atlas V rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla.
Orbital's highly successful geosynchronous Earth orbit communications satellites are based on the company's STAR(TM) spacecraft platform, which is able to accommodate all types of commercial communications payloads and is compatible will all major commercial launchers.