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Arsat reviews plans for third satellite

Thursday 17 March 2016 | 16:45 CET | News
The CEO of Argentinean satellite operator Arsat, Rodrigo de Loredo, has announced a review of the plans for the launch of the company's third satellite, Arsat 3, reports Telam. According to De Loredo, the business plan has been for a Ka-band satellite that will provide 20 Mbps internet connectivity for households. He clarified that the project has not been canceled but "the deadlines have been suspended" because the financing of Arsat 3 was expected to come from proceeds from the Arsat 2 satellite, located at the 81 degrees West orbital position. Arsat 2 was launched into orbit without having

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Arsat
Countries: Argentina
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