SES-12


SES-12 satellite goes live over the Middle East and Asia-Pacific

SES’s latest satellite, SES-12, has gone into operation and is ready to serve video, fixed data, mobility and government customers across Asia-Pacific and the Middle East. The all electric satellite will join SES-8 at 95 degrees east and will operate under the authority of the Netherlands. It is due to replace and augment services currently […]

SES-12 satellite successfully launched

SES has reported that its SES-12 satellite was successfully launched onboard a flight-proven SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral in Florida. SES-12, is equipped with wide beams and high throughput beams and will provide video, fixed data, mobility and government services across Asia-Pacific and the Middle East. The satellite will join SES-8 at 95 […]

SES swaps SES-12 and SES-14 satellite launches

SES has changed the launch vehicles and launch slots for its new SES-12 and SES-14 satellites. Under the new agreements, SES-12 will be launched on a Falcon 9 vehicle from SpaceX in the first quarter of 2018, while SES-14 will be launched on an Ariane 5 rocket early the same quarter. “The swap of launches […]

SES picks Arianespace for SES-12 satellite launch

Satellite operator SES has selected Arianespace to launch its new hybrid communications satellite, SES-12, on board an Ariane 5 booster during the fourth quarter of 2017.  The satellite will launch from the European Space Center in Kourou, French Guiana, and will expand SES’s direct-to-home (DTH), VSAT, mobility and high throughput satellite (HTS) data connectivity services […]