Thursday , 13 December 2018

Tag Archives: Satellite

Yahsat and Hughes to Form Joint Venture to Deliver Satellite Broadband Services

Hughes and Yahsat to provide commercial Ka-band satellite broadband service across Africa, Middle East and southwest Asia Yahsat, a leading global satellite operator based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and wholly owned by Mubadala Investment Company, and Hughes Network Systems (HUGHES), a subsidiary of EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ : SATS ), today announced an agreement to enter into a joint …

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UAE Space Agency reviews new satellite design

The satellite will provide valuable insight into the concentration of nutrients in the coastal waters of the Arabian Gulf The UAE Space Agency, working in partnership with Khalifa University of Science and Technology and the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (Aurak), has reviewed the preliminary design of the MeznSat 3U CubeSat, which is being developed to monitor and study …

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Inmarsat orders new satellite as Qatar Airways takes its broadband service

Britain’s Inmarsat said on Friday it had ordered a satellite from Thales Alenia Space to increase capacity on its broadband network as Qatar Airways signed up to use the service to provide in-flight connectivity. Inmarsat said the new satellite, which would cost about $130 million over three years from 2017 to its launch in 2019, would serve the Middle East, …

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UAE’s Al Yah Satellite Communications appoints Mona Al Muhairi as Chief Human Capital Officer

Al Yah Satellite Communications Company PrJSC (Yahsat), the UAE-based satellite operator which is fully owned by Mubadala, has appointed Mona Al Muhairi as Chief Human Capital Officer. Mona has more than 20 years of human capital experience and she has been promoted to the role having previously held the position of Executive Director – Human Capital at Yahsat since 2007. …

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Yahsat awarded rights to operate as brazilian operator

Yahsat awarded the rights to operate its Ka-band satellite, Al Yah 3, as a Brazilian operator Licence awarded in anticipation of Ka-band satellite launch in Q1 2017 UAE-based satellite operator, Yahsat, has been awarded a license to operate its upcoming Ka-band satellite, Al Yah 3, by the National Telecommunications Agency, ANATEL, in Brazil. The award of the license follows Yahsat’s …

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Yahsat & Etihad trial high-speed inflight connectivity

Yahsat , the UAE-based satellite operator, has announced its plan to test high speed inflight satellite connectivity using an Etihad Airbus 320. The collaboration will allow both UAE companies to work together to trial inflight high-speed satellite connectivity via Ka-band on a test aircraft. Yahsat ‘s Ka-band capacity provides higher speeds and cheaper rates compared to legacy inflight connectivity systems …

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UAE Aerospace Industry takes giant step forward with launch of Yahsat’s third satellite – Al Yah 3

Al Yah 3 will mark Yahsat’s third satellite launch since Y1A launch in 2011 Yahsat enters South American market with Ka-band coverage in Brazil Extended Ka-band coverage across the African continent Yahsat, the UAE-based satellite operator, a wholly owned company of the Mubadala Development Company, has announced plans to launch their third satellite in 2016, extending their commercial Ka-band coverage …

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Successful launch confirmed for Inmarsat’s first Global Xpress® satellite (Inmarsat-5 F1)

Global Xpress set to create world’s first globally available high-speed mobile broadband service Inmarsat (LSE:ISAT.L), the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, announces the successful launch of its first Global Xpress® (GX) satellite (Inmarsat-5 F1) on board a Proton Breeze M rocket launched from Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan yesterday (Sunday 8 December) at 12:12 GMT. The satellite was …

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Mobily selected Ericsson to expand and manage its network during Hajj 1434

For the ninth consecutive year, Mobily partnered with Ericsson to manage the increased network traffic during Hajj 1434 Mobily enhanced its network capacity at holy site to absorb more than 5 million subscribers at the same time Mobily customers experienced enhanced coverage and speed during the pilgrimage Mobily (Etihad Etisalat) announced that it had selected Ericsson for the ninth consecutive …

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Mobily Signs Partnership Agreement with AEC

Etihad Etisalat “Mobily” proudly announces signing a partnership agreement with Advanced Electronics Company (AEC). Aiming at launching a turn-key Fleet Management Service for the government and private sectors, this partnership will produce an end-to-end Service for Business Customers to effectively and efficiently manage their corporate fleet resources. With Mobily’s market reputation as an innovator and leading service provider, and AEC’s …

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