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Falcon 9 to launch SES 8
News - Satellites
Tuesday, 15 March 2011 19:06

 

 

Hawthorne, CA / Luxembourg - March 14, 2011



Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) and SES (Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG) today announced an agreement to launch an SES 8 satellite using the Falcon 9 rocket.

The deal marked the first geostationary satellite launch using SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket and is targeted for the first quarter of 2013.

 

 

More info: http://www.spacex.com/press.php?page=20110314

 

More info: http://www.ses-worldskies.com/worldskies/news_and_events/press_releases/index.php?pressRelease=/pressReleases/pressReleaseList/11-03-14/index.php

 

 
MELCO wins Turksat 4A/4B contract
News - Satellites
Thursday, 10 March 2011 08:27

 

 

Tokyo, March 8, 2011



Mitsubishi Electric Corporation announced today that it has been awarded a turnkey contract for in-orbit delivery of the Turksat 4A and Turksat 4B communications satellites to Turksat Satellite Communication and Cable TV Operation AS (Turksat AS) slated for the fourth quarter of 2013 and the first quarter of 2014, respectively.

Both satellites will be built on Mitsubishi Electric's DS2000 satellite bus platform offering minimum 15-year service lives will enable Turksat AS to provide telecommunication and direct TV broadcasting services throughout Turkey, as well as in Europe, Central Asia, the Middle East and Africa.

 

More info: http://www.mitsubishielectric.com/news/2011/0308.html

 

More info: http://www.turksat.com.tr/english/v2/news-room/2011/march/08/id/56

 

 
NSS-703 is moving to 47 West
News - Satellites
Tuesday, 22 February 2011 02:17

 

NSS-703 is relocated to 47 West orbital position and will be opening up a new orbital spot within the SES WORLD SKIES flee. Operating in inclined orbit it will provide C- and Ku-band capacity over the Atlantic Ocean Region (predicted footprints).

 

 

 
Orbital awarded SES-8 contract
News - Satellites
Friday, 18 February 2011 03:10

 

Dulles, VA 17 February 2011



Orbital Sciences Corporation (NYSE: ORB) announced today that one of its major customers, SES, has placed a firm order for its sixth STARTM communications satellite for its worldwide network for a launch in the first quarter of 2013.

 

 

More info: http://www.orbital.com/NewsInfo/release.asp?prid=766

 

More info: http://www.ses-worldskies.com/worldskies/news_and_events/press_releases/index.php?pressRelease=/pressReleases/pressReleaseList/11-02-17/index.php

 

SES 8 info

 

 
Echostar 6 is moving to 77 West
News - Satellites
Monday, 14 February 2011 02:18

 

Dish Network requested emergency move of Echostar 6 satellite to 77 West position to backup Echostar 8 that experience issues.

Predicted footprint is posted here.

 

Many thanks to bajasur1 for the info.

 

 

 

 

 
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