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Thaicom inks Thaicom 8 satellite capacity deal with IPM

Thursday 4 August 2016 | 10:19 CET | News
Thai satellite operator Thaicom has announced that the Thaicom 8 satellite at the 78.5°E prime orbital position has been selected to provide satellite transponder services to Thai DTH services provider IPM. Thaicom 8 was launched in May. IPM is the first customer on the new Thaicom 8 platform.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Thaicom
Countries: Thailand
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