SES-9 satellite ready for launch on 25 February

Thursday 25 February 2016 | 10:00 CET | News
Satellite operator SES has announced that its SES-9 satellite is ready to be launched on 25 February on a Falcon 9 rocket from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. SES-9 is SES's largest satellite to serve the Asia-Pacific region. It will provide expansion capacity to serve the video, enterprise, mobility and government sectors across Northeast Asia, South Asia, India, Indonesia and the Philippines. SES-9 will be co-located with another SES satellite, SES-7, at the prime orbital location of 108.2 degrees East, and will replace the NSS-11 spacecraft at that position. SES-9 was built

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: SES
Countries: Asia / World
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