Ariane 5 Orbits DSN-1/Superbird-8 for SKY Perfect JSAT and HYLAS 4 for Avanti Communications

April 5, 2018 – Arianespace has successfully launched two telecommunications satellites: DSN-1/Superbird-8 for SKY Perfect JSAT; and HYLAS 4 for Avanti Communications. Arianespace’s third launch of the year took place on April 5, 2018 from the Guiana Space Center (CSG), Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana. Superbird-8 will provide telecom services, primarily for the Japanese market,…

SKY Perfect JSAT Launches Next-Generation Maritime Broadband Service “OceanBB plus”

April 5, 2018 – SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation (SJC) announced the launch of SJC’s next-generation maritime broadband service “OceanBB plus” in partnership with KVH mini-VSAT broadband. “OceanBB plus” provides faster connectivity and wider service coverage compared to SJC’s current “OceanBB” service. “OceanBB plus” has two rate plans; one is the Flat Plan with the speed…

April 2018

  • Global Satellite Coalition Established
  • Intellian to Introduce GX Mediator, a Dual Antenna Solution
  • FashionTv and APT Satellite Cooperate in GWTV
  • SSL Selected to Provide Direct Broadcasting Satellite to B-SAT
  • Thaicom Names Anant Kaewruamvongs CEO

and more…