International Telecommunications Satellite Organisation


an organisation formed in 1964 to establish a global system of commercial satellite links, comprising 106 member countries.
Also, Intelsat.
Usage: The spelling -isation used above is in line with standard Australian practice. However, the official English language name of this body is spelt with -ization. See note at -ise1.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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