08 November 2019
Egypt will have a new military space communications satellite in November 2019.
TIBA-1, developed by Airbus Defence and Space and Thales Alenia Space (TAS), has been flown to French Guiana, ahead of its launch from Kourou on an Ariane 5.
Airbus and TAS are jointly responsible for building TIBA-1 and delivering it in orbit.Find out more
18 October 2019
Algérie Telecom Satellite (ATS) has selected the Hughes Jupiter System to provide satellite broadband services to small-to-medium enterprises (SME) and home users.
ATS wants to develop and promote satellite telecommunications throughout Algeria, the largest country in Africa by land mass.
It will launch satellite tnternet services employing the Jupiter System, including a hub and thousands of user terminals.
“To connect people throughout Algeria with satellite broadband service, we need a satellite platform that can deliver high performance and efficiency, with the right economics,” said Yassine Sellahi, chief executive officer, ATS.Find out more