Arab Satellite Communications Organization – Arabsat – participates in AFRICACOM Conference & Exhibition held in Cape Town - South Africa during the period of 15-17 Nov. 2016.
Eng. Khalid bin Ahmed Balkhyour President & CEO of Arabsat, stated that "Through our participation in this show, we are looking forward to presenting our services provided to the African continent, as our 5th Generation Satellites are covering the entire African continent broadcasting TV, telecommunications and Internet satellite services. Arabsat Satellites also broadcast dedicated bouquets over North Africa and other dedicated bouquets over the whole African continent including TV & telecom broadcast, in addition to the existence of several ground satellite stations inside Africa connected to the European and the Asian satellite ground stations to provide Internet services and mobile networking. ARABSAT will also showcase the capabilities of its 6th generation satellites, scheduled to be launched next year which will provide extra massive satellite capacities covering the whole African continent and its potential market with full in Orbit – back up.
Balkhyour concluded that “We are currently working hard on several important strategic projects to operate many of our new orbital positions and keep up with our customers increasing needs, maintaining Arabsat status as the best choice to provide customers’ needs in satellite broadcasting & Telecommunication services.”