Satellite

UAE's KhalifaSat successfully launches into space
First 100% Emirati-engineered and developed satellite launches from Tanegashima Space Centre in Japan onboard the H-IIA rocket.
Yahsat expands into Côte d'Ivoire
Introduction of YahClick will be especially helpful to rural customers in the West African nation.
Yahsat inks major satellite broadband deal
Deal with Hughes Network Systems will help provide high-speed Internet to unserved and underserved communities.
First Emirati-built satellite to launch on October 29
KhalifaSat, the first satellite fully built in the UAE by a team of Emirati engineers, will head into orbit at the end of October.
Addressing connectivity at sea
VSAT technology enables high-capacity broadband for on-board connectivity and operations, says IEC Telecom Middle East managing director Nabil Ben Soussia.
Yahsat takes over Thuraya
Deal expands Yahsat's satellite fleet to five; new CEO also appointed.
First satellite fully built in United Arab Emirates to launch before end of 2018
KhalifaSat, the first satellite fully built in the UAE by a team of Emirati engineers, will be fired into orbit before the end of the year.
SES showcases satellite and 5G integration as part of SaT5G consortium live demo
Successful demonstration shows that satellite integration into 5G is key to accelerating deployment of next-generation networks and services across all geographies