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SES-9 ready to enter commercial service

Wednesday 1 June 2016 | 11:44 CET | News
SES announced that its new SES-9 spacecraft is entering commercial service. SES-9 successfully completed its testing and reached its orbital position at around 108.2 degrees East where it joined SES-7 and will replace NSS-11. SES-9, built by Boeing Satellite Systems International, is the largest SES satellite to serve the Asia-Pacific region, with 57 high-power Ku-band transponders, equivalent to 81x36MHz transponders, out of which 53 are incremental. The new spacecraft will provide significant expansion capacity to serve the fast-growing video and mobility sectors across Northeast Asia,

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Gilat Satellite Networks / PT / SES / Sky / Telekomunikasi Indonesia
Countries: Asia
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