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SES launches Astra 2G

Global satellite operator, SES, successfully launched its Astra 2G satellite on December 28 to be deployed at the 28.2/28.5 degrees orbital arc. Built by Airbus Defence and Space, the spacecraft carries 62 Ku-band transponders, and 4 Ka-band transponders. The new state-of-the-art SES satellites provide more focused and higher power to our broadcast customers, while the [...]

SES to launch Astra 2G for broadcast services in MEA

Global satellite operator, SES, has announced that it will launch its Astra 2G satellite on December 28 which will be deployed in geostationary orbit at the 28.2/28.5°E neighbourhood. The satellite will provide next generation broadcast and broadband services in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The spacecraft carries 62 Ku-band transponders and 4 Ka-band transponders. [...]