Nilesat-301 will work with Nilesat-201 to provide Ku-band services for the Middle East and North Africa.
The Award aims at encouraging young staff members and publicly recognising their contribution to the AsiaPacific satellite and space community.
SES will also contribute of €7m per year into a fund to support and strengthen the Luxembourg space sector.
GX5 is scheduled to enter commercial service in early 2020, with additional seven GX payloads scheduled to launch over the next four years.
Egypt’s TIBA-1 geostationary satellite was also part of the payload and will be used for Egypt’s civil and government communications.
Bad weather conditions have delayed the launch for a second time, Arianespace commented on its web site
The resolution lays out technical and regulatory conditions for any ESIM communicating with a GSO FSS space station within the frequency bands 17.7-19.7 GHz...
Under the new regulatory approach, the NGSO systems will be required to deploy 10% of constellations within two years, 50% within five years, and complete the...
This satellite will allow Eutelsat to provide Internet services at up to 100 Mbps speed. Its launch has been planned to take place mid-January 2020.