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AzerCosmos partners with Digiturk and Vodafone for satellite services in Turkey

The agreements are seen as an endorsement of Azerbaijan’s two communication satellites across the Caucasus and Turkish region.
Azerspace-1 satellite

Azercosmos, Digiturk, and Vodafone have signed cooperation agreements to provide satellite services in Turkey.

Under the agreements, Digiturk will broadcast championship football games in Turkey using capacity on the Azerspace-1 communications satellite. For its part, Vodafone will use Azerspace-1 to provide mobile data services throughout Turkey.
Azercosmos is a satellite operator in the South Caucasus. Azerspace-1, the telecommunication satellite operated by Azercosmos, provides broadband and broadcast solutions to its customers in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, the Caucasus, and Central Asia.
Digiturk is a Turkish satellite television provider which provides both national television and radio channels and music streaming services. Digiturk is also the current owner of the broadcasting rights for the Turkish Super League.

Vodafone Türkiye is the Turkish subsidiary of British mobile telephone operator Vodafone, one of the largest mobile phone operators in Europe and Africa.