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TV cable across Atlantic?

Published 18 November 2020

Will it ever be possible to exchange television across the Atlantic? Bell Laboratories have a plan to lay a cable in 1955

‘Early Bird’ spreads its wings

Published 6 December 2018

The first geostationary satellite linking Europe and North America goes into service in 1965

Milestones

Published 6 October 2018

Pete Singleton remembers his personal 1964

The BBC since 1958

Published 19 March 2018

Sir Hugh Carleton Greene’s valedictory message to the BBC and the audience after he was pushed out as Director-General in late 1968

Eye in the sky

Published 26 June 2014

The development of intercontinental satellite television