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Avanti's Hylas 4 satellite reaches geostationary orbital position

Friday 20 April 2018 | 14:25 CET | News
Avanti Communications' Hylas 4 Ka-band satellite reached its geostationary orbital position on schedule following its successful launch on 5 April. The spacecraft is performing as expected and is in good health. The solar arrays, antenna pallets and electric propulsion thrusters were successfully deployed. Avanti said it will shortly start in-orbit payload, while service will begin at the end of July.

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Companies: Avanti Communications
Countries: United Kingdom / World
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