Corporate entry Homestead and Community Broadcast Satellite Service (HACBSS) (1980s - )
- Communications, Broadcasting and Education
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- HACBSS (Acronym)
Homestead and Community Broadcast Satellite Service (HACBSS) aimed to improve the delivery of remote education to Australia's many rural areas. To this end two AUSSAT satellites were launched in late 1985 to provide television and radio coverage across Australia.
- Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, Technology in Australia 1788-1988, Online edn, Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 3 May 2000, http://www.austehc.unimelb.edu.au/tia/index_h.html. Details
Created: 5 July 2001, Last modified: 27 January 2011
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