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Arabsat inks multi-transponder deal with ABS

Middle East satellite communications operator, Arab Satellite Communication Organisation (Arabsat) has signed a strategic commercial agreement with Asia Broadcast Satellite (ABS) for a multi-transponder lifetime Ku-band payload on its new ABS-3A satellite planned for launch in late 2014 or early 2015. ABS-3A is one of the worlds first all-electric propulsion satellites with nearly 8 kilowatts [...]