du and SES Demo First Satellite-enabled 5G Mobile Backhaul Network in the Middle East

January 16, 2023 – SES and du from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), a leading telecom operator in the United Arab Emirates, have successfully demonstrated the first satellite-enabled 5G backhaul in the Middle East utilising SES’s Medium Earth Orbit (MEO) satellites, the two companies announced today. The aim of the live demonstration was to demonstrate…

GAPSAT Acquires QBX Ltd to Provide Critical Spectrum Solutions for Satellite Connectivity

January 16, 2023 – GapSat Development Group Limited has acquired QBX Limited, an Isle of Man based satellite solutions and consulting services company with a portfolio of satellite radio frequency spectrum and intellectual property. Satellite spectrum and associated geostationary orbit slots are a finite resource and increasingly regarded as key strategic assets for the telecom…