Hellas Sat to manage GIP's Gisat-1 satellite

Thursday 9 March 2017 | 18:33 CET | News
Hellas Sat and Global IP Cayman entered into an agreement under which Hellas Sat takes over the control and operation services of the new satellite Gisat-1 which is currently under construction. The agreement has a duration of 15 years, regardless of the life expectancy of the satellite. Gisat -1 satellite will be controlled from Greek and Cypriot by engineers who staff the control centres that Hellas Sat owns and operates in Greece and in Cyprus.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Categories: Internet / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Hellas Sat
Countries: Cyprus / Greece / World
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Lockheed Martin completes work on Hellas Sat 4, launch planned for November

Published 20 Jul 2018 13:10 CET | Greece
Hellas Sat's Hellas Sat 4 satellite was successfully completed at Lockheed Martin's premises in Sunnyvale, California, preparing ...

Global-IP picks SpaceX to launch 150 Gbps GiSAT-1 for Africa

Published 03 Apr 2017 10:45 CET | Africa
Global-IP Cayman said it has signed a launch services agreement with Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) for its first ...

Kacific places order for satellite from Boeing

Published 21 Feb 2017 09:27 CET | World
Kacific Broadband Satellites ordered its Kacific-1 satellite from Boeing based on the 702 satellite platform. This condominium ...

Arianespace to launch Hellas-Sat 3 satellite

Published 09 Dec 2016 12:09 CET | Greece
Inmarsat and Hellas-Sat entrusted the launch of their telecommunications satellite Inmarsat S-band / Hellas-Sat 3 to Arianespace. ...

MTN provides communication services to Hellas Sat

Published 18 Apr 2016 12:54 CET | Cyprus
MTN Cyprus was contracted to provide communication services to Hellas Sat through its MTN Business division. With this ...

Hellas Sat picks Newtec to power new DTH earth station

Published 14 Sep 2015 11:17 CET | Cyprus
Hellas Sat announced it has chosen Newtec to power a new multimillion-euro direct-to-home (DTH) earth station. Located in Cyprus, ...