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Eutelsat 8 West B in now in full commercial service

Monday 5 October 2015 | 10:35 CET | News
Eutelsat Communications has announced that its new Eutelsat 8 West B has been fully powered up and is already broadcasting television to over 52 million homes in the Middle East and North Africa. The satellite was launched on 20 August by an Ariane 5 rocket. It is co-located with other satellites operated by Eutelsat and Nilesat at the 7/8 degrees West position.

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Categories: General / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Eutelsat / Nilesat
Countries: Africa / Middle East
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