Eutelsat's Ka-Sat is already in position 9E
Released: January 13, 2011, 18:28 Yesterday | Author: editor

Ka Sun , the new French satellite operator Eutelsat is already on its target orbital position 9 ° E . The first technical tests are commenced August 1, 2011. The following is the final phase of verification of status in conjunction with the satellite ground station.

The satellite was delivered December 26, 2010. The mission is to provide satellite broadband and data services via spot beam 82 in Europe and the Mediterranean.

Commercial operation of Ka-Sat is scheduled to end May 2011.