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Argentina green lights operation of Hispasat’s additional satellite

The Ministry of Communications of Argentina issued a new resolution in the Official Gazette allowing Hispasat to provide satellite services across the country through the Hispasat 1D satellite (recently renamed Hispasat 30W-4), equipped with Ku band transmitters. The satellite is located at 30° West orbital window. It adds 28 Ku-band transponders to the HISPASAT satellite [...]

Hispasat successfully launches 36W-1 satellite

Hispasat successfully launched its tenth satellite, the Hispasat 36W-1, from the European Spaceport of Kourou in French Guiana, aboard Arianespaces Soyuz launch vehicle. It will provide coverage for South America and Europe, including the Canary Islands. The new satellite has a 15-year lifespan and will offer video contribution and cellular backhaul services, as well as [...]

Hispasat prepares for the launch of new satellites in 2017

Spanish company Hispasat announced that the Hispasat 36W-1 satellite has been successfully transferred to Europes Spaceport situated in Kourou, French Guiana for its launch scheduled for January of 2017. The new satellite will provide multimedia services and coverage for the Americas and Europe. The H36W-1 satellite has 20 Ku-band transponders and additional capacity for up [...]