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Using the HYLAS 2 spacecraft, TS2 Satellite now provides high- speed data services to Iraq, Syria and Armenia.

The HYLAS 2 satellite carries 24 active Ka-band user beams and six gateway beams. The Ka-band spot beams are providing two-way communications services to facilitate high-speed delivery of data to end-user applications such as corporate networking, broadband Internet access, business continuity services and video distribution.

Ka-Sat Internet

Marcin Frąckiewicz, CEO and founder at TS2 Satellite, commented: “With the launch of new Ka-Band service on Hylas-2, TS2 is proud to introduce latest technology to customers in Iraq, Syria and Armenia. New service allows downlink speeds up to 20Mbps, five times the previous maximum, using a smaller antenna. Higher performance is gained at a much lower cost, which allows up to four times higher connection speed at the same cost, if compared to previous Ku-band service, without compromising connection reliability and stability”.

New Ka-band service is based on the field-tested and proven technology provided by iDirect. Ka-band service requires smaller antenna, reducing the equipment and transportation costs and making the installation easier.

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NYNEX welcomes its new Iraq/Syria beam to their KA-band family

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 @ 01:03 AM

NYNEX satellite OHG, a leading VSAT systems operator and integrator, has grown its capacity contract with Avanti Communications to extend satellite broadband coverage across Iraq and Syria.
Following the successful deployment to Afghanistan and Libya over the last two years via Avanti’s HYLAS 2 satellite, the latest contract extension will enable NYNEX to target professional customers such as Iraq’s Oil and Gas industry, enterprise and government customers with a new outstanding satellite broadband offering.

Andreas Buxbaum,
 Managing Director and co-founder at NYNEX, commented: “We take great pride in providing innovative solutions using the latest in satellite technology, and we are very pleased to grow our KA-band service and to show our commitment in the Middle East region. Powered by Avanti’s HYLAS 2 KA-band satellite and latest iDirect VSAT technology, our new KA-band service will provide high-quality, adaptive broadband packages to meet the demands of enterprise and government customers in Iraq and Syria. Resellers and professional ISPs are also welcome to take advantage of our sophisticated monitoring tool, outstanding IP-engineering and VNO solutions to extend also their own product portfolio.

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Azerbaijan’s space agency Azercosmos has announced a tender for its second telecommunication satellite Azerspace 2. The tender is announced for the satellite construction and equipment for the ground control center of Azerspace-2.

Azerspace-2 will be designed to provide digital broadcasting, Internet access, data transmission, creation of multiservice networks VSAT, etc.

International Telecommunications Satellite Organization rents 45.9 percent of the resources of the satellite. The satellite will be launched into orbit in 2017.

The geostationary satellite will be equipped with transponders of Ku and Ka range.

Applicants for the tender and those wishing to purchase a package of basic conditions of tender should submit their documents to the agency by 6.00 p.m., March 13.


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