Hellas Sat 3
Hellas Sat and Inmarsat to launch a joint satellite
Hellas Sat and Inmarsat to launch a joint satellite into 39deg E orbital location. The satellite will carry two missions; first, the S-band payload (designated ‘EuropaSat’), which represents Inmarsat’s commitment to deploy an integrated telecommunications network to deliver aviation passenger connectivity services on a EU-wide basis and, second, a 44 Ku-band transponders payload designated ‘Hellas-sat 3’ for Hellas-sat, a majority owned subsidiary of Arabsat that will replace the existing Hellas-sat2 satellite and provide more growth capacities to its customers with diversified footprints in Europe, Middle East and Africa. The satellite will be manufactured by Thales Alenia Space and will be launched on 28th of June 2017.
Hellas Sat and Inmarsat to launch a joint satellite (PDF, 40KB)