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The APSCC Monthly News is distributed free of charge via email. It is read every month by subscribers around the world. The Monthly News consists of news briefs about the satellite community divided into five categories: Satellite, Broadcasting, Space/Launch, Executive Moves, and Upcoming Events. The Monthly News also features information on the latest developments in APSCC.

The Asia-Pacific Satellite Communications Council (APSCC) produces this monthly e-newsletter as part of its information services for its members and professionals in the satellite industry. APSCC aims to keep its members and subscribers updated with the latest industry news as well as APSCC activities.

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April 2024

  • Intelsat Advances Multi-Orbit Strategy with Expansion of Eutelsat Group LEO Agreement
  • RCSC Selects Hughes JUPITER System to Help Bridge the Digital Divide in Kazakhstan
  • Thaicom Strengthens its Fleet at 119.5 Degrees East with Thaicom-9, Provided by Astranis
  • Successful Launch of EUTELSAT 36D Satellite

and more…

March 2024

  • Astroscale Successfully Launches World’s First Debris Inspection Spacecraft, ADRAS-J
  • Sateliot Achieved “HELLO WORLD” on NTN 5G, Integrating with KSAT and AWS
  • Telstra and Eutelsat OneWeb Launch Largest Deployment of LEO Backhaul in Australia
  • hiSky Announces Investment and Strategic Collaboration Agreement with Intelsat

and more…

February 2024

  • Mitsubishi Electric Signs Teaming Agreement with Northrop Grumman
  • MEASAT to Distribute Starlink Services
  • SKY Perfect JSAT Announces Establishment of “Orbital Lasers Co., Ltd.”
  • Intellian and SES Expand O3b mPOWER Partnership with New Terminals

and more…

January 2024

  • SES Showcases High-Speed Internet Connectivity on MEO Satellites in the Philippines
  • Intellian Completes Parabolic Terminal Portfolio Development for Eutelsat OneWeb
  • Space Compass, NTT DOCOMO, NTT and SKY Perfect JSAT to Develop Direct-to-Device Service via Space-based Non-terrestrial Network
  • Rocket Lab Signs Deal to Launch South Korean Satellite

and more…

December 2023

  • Eutelsat OneWeb and Hanwha Systems Sign Distribution Agreement for the Delivery of Satellite Connectivity in South Korea
  • Amazon’s Project Kuiper and NTT/SKY Perfect JSAT Form Strategic Collaboration to Bring Advanced Satellite Connectivity Options to Japan
  • Eutelsat OneWeb First to Receive Approval from Indian Space Regulator for Satellite Broadband Services
  • Hughes JUPITER 3 Satellite Begins over the Air Testing with the Ground System

and more…

November 2023

  • Panasonic Avionics Contracts Gbps-class IFC Capacity with SKY Perfect JSAT Superbird-9 Satellite
  • INTEGRASYS and Gilat Strategic Alliance to Advance Smart Solutions Compatibility
  • Thaicom Announces Collaboration with Strategic Partners to Promote Thailand’s Sustainability
  • ABS Launches New Brand to Underpin Next Phase of Strategy and Growth

and more…

October 2023

  • Eutelsat and OneWeb Combination Heralds New Era in Space Connectivity as World’s First GEO-LEO Operator
  • Intelsat Delivers New Reliable Broadcast Connectivity Service
  • SES Introduces Cruise Industry’s First Integrated MEO-LEO Service with Starlink
  • Arianespace Signs Agreement with Intelsat for Launch of IS-45

and more…

September 2023

  • SES and Telemor Expand Partnership to Deliver Enhanced Connectivity Services in Timor-Leste
  • Korean Air Selects Viasat Inflight Broadband Service for Airbus A321neo Fleet
  • Eutelsat and Thaicom to Partner for New Software-Defined Satellite over Asia
  • Intelsat Wins U.S. Defense Department Low Earth Orbit Satellite Opportunity

and more…

August 2023

  • AXESS Networks Joins Forces with ABS to Expand Satellite Coverage and Capabilities over the Middle East
  • Successful Entry into Service of the Multi-mission EUTELSAT 10B Satellite
  • Hughes JUPITER 3 Satellite Successfully Launches, Heralds the Start of a New Era of Connectivity
  • Astranis & Orbits Corp to Launch the First-ever Internet Satellite Dedicated to the Philippines

and more…

July 2023

  • Intelsat and Lintasarta Expand Coverage in Indonesia
  • Astroscale Expands Operations to France and Secures Contract with CNES
  • Indonesia’s SATRIA Communications Satellite Successfully Launched
  • Eutelsat to Dispose of its European Retail Broadband Distribution Activities/li>

and more…

June 2023

  • Arianespace to Launch Kompsat-6 with Vega C for KARI
  • MEASAT Connects Malaysian Armed Forces Personnel through High-Speed Satellite Broadband
  • neXat Expands Further East with KT SAT Partnership
  • Hispasat and Intelsat Expand Their Strategic Agreement to Provide Inflight Connectivity through Amazonas Nexus

and more…

May 2023

  • OneWeb Signs Contract with Intellian for Flat Panel User Terminals
  • Astroscale Secures JPY 3 Billion Loan Agreement with Mizuho Bank
  • Perdana Petroleum Berhad Picks MEASAT for Managed Bandwidth Services
  • Ariane 5 Successfully Launches the JUICE Space Probe for ESA

and more…