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Spacecom expects launch of AMOS-17 satellite on 03 August

Monday 29 July 2019 | 11:28 CET | News
Israel's Space Communication plans to launch the AMOS-17 satellite launch on 03 August from Cape Canaveral to the 17 degree east orbital position. It will primarily serve sub-Saharan Africa and connect to Europe, Asia and the Middle East. The satellite was planned and designed by Spacecom and constructed by Boeing Satellite Systems International, and will be launched by a SpaceX Falcon-9 vehicle.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Spacecom
Countries: Africa
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