Central Asia


Eutelsat to operate satellite for Afghanistan

Afghanistan has struck a strategic partnership with satellite operator Eutelsat to provide capacity for digitial services in the country. The Afghan ministiry of communications and information technology has signed a memorandum of understanding with Eutelsat under which the latter will deploy a satellite from next month to 48° East to deliver national coverage as well […]

Successful launch for Eutelsat and Es’hailSat satellite

Eutelsat and Es’hailSat have successfully launched a joint satellite that is due to orbit at 25.5 degrees east, serving users across the Middle East, North Africa and Central Asia. The jointly-owned Eutelsat 25B/Es’hail 1 satellite launched in Kourou, French Guiana, on an Ariane 5 rocket and is due to come into service at a 25.5 […]

Eutelsat 3D satellite launches

Eutelsat Communications has successfully launched its Eutelsat 3D satellite, which will serve customers in Europe, North Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia. The satellite was launched yesterday by an ILS-supplied Proton Breeze M rocket and will initially operate at the 3° East location until the deployment of the Eutelsat 3B satellite to this position […]