ARD German soldiers through the NSS 12
Published: December 22, 2010, 20:39 TODAY! | Author: editor

SES ASTRA, an SES company, has announced to distribute the ARD program for troops in Afghanistan. Satellite operator has agreed to launch the ARD television broadcasting in Afghanistan.

SES provides satellite capacity on NSS 12 through a subsidiary company of SES WORLD SKIES NSS 12, who works at the orbital position 57 degrees East, providing optimal coverage of Afghanistan. With this agreement, the program will soon be available for ARD German troops in that country.

" We are very pleased that we could in the interests of German soldiers, thus offering quick and easy solution for distribution of TV signals in Afghanistan. Thanks to our global fleet of 44 satellites, we were able to respond flexibly to the particular situation , "said Wolfgang Elsaesser, CEO of SES Astra Germany .