Intelsat, Azercosmos launch Intelsat 38, Azerspace-2 satellite

Wednesday 26 September 2018 | 11:16 CET | News
Intelsat 38 is a Ku-band satellite to be placed at the 45 degrees East orbital location. It will replace Intelsat 12 and host direct-to-home TV platforms for Central and Eastern Europe as well as the Asia-Pacific region. Intelsat 38 will also provide connectivity for corporate networks and government applications in Africa. Intelsat 38 was built by SSL, a Maxar Technologies company.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Intelsat
Countries: Asia / Azerbaijan / Eastern Europe
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