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Mexico takes over control of Mexsat system from Boeing

Monday 29 August 2016 | 10:10 CET | News
Mexico's Secretariat of Communications and Transportation (SCT) has confirmed that it has formally accepted the Mexsat satellite system from prime contractor Boeing following the completion of final field testing. The system is intended to open high-speed data and voice communications to the entire country including some previously unserved areas, providing 3G+ voice and data services to mobile terminals on land, air and sea. Telecomunicaciones de Mexico (Telecomm) will operate the system on behalf of the government.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Boeing Defense, Space & Security / Mexsat / SCT
Countries: Mexico
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