Intelsat, Sky Perfect JSAT form JV to launch new satellite

Wednesday 4 November 2015 | 11:37 CET | News
Intelsat and Sky Perfect JSAT entered into a definitive agreement to form a joint venture that will launch a new satellite with optimised C-band and high throughput Ku-band capacity. The satellite will be designed to satisfy the growing mobility and broadband connectivity demands in the Asia-Pacific region. To be known as Horizons 3e, the satellite is based on the Intelsat EpicNG high throughput design which, upon launch, will complete the global footprint of the Intelsat EpicNG next generation platform. The satellite will be stationed at the 169 degrees East orbital location with a launch

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Intelsat / Sky Perfect JSAT
Countries: World
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