The capacity will support EUMETSAT, the European operational satellite agency for monitoring weather, climate, and the environment from space.
Eutelsat and Facebook have previously conducted pilots in rural and underserved areas of the Democratic Republic of Congo to offer affordable internet access...
It is Eutelsat’s third most crucial orbital position in terms of broadcast revenue, and second for government services.
Eutelsat stated at the Secure World Foundation that as an operator with a fleet of 37 satellites, it has a lot to bring to the conversation on space security.
The contract agreed between Eutelsat and GSA covers 15 years of service provision and represents a total value of €100m.
TelOne will leverage the operational flexibility and power of the Eutelsat Konnect satellite to bring connectivity.
In an exclusive agreement, ESR will make its content available in Europe for the first time in 24/7 HD linear format.