Satellite fleet operator Telesat .... said it had reached agreement with Russian Satellite Communications Co. (RSCC) of Moscow about frequency rights at 14-15 degrees west in geostationary orbit, to which RSCC had priority. The agreement will force Telesat to move some existing customers on its Telstar 12 satellite, at 15 degrees west, to other frequencies.
Via Satellite, march 2020: The Operators Speak Ahead of SATELLITE 2020
While there is a lot of talk about how the major operators are going to invest in satellite capability going forward, a number of regional operators also face a similar dilemma. Via Satellite spoke with to Arabsat CEO Khalid Balkheyour; Russian Satellite Communications Company (RSCC) Deputy Director General for Business Development Ksenia Drozdova; Thaicom CCO Nile Suwansiri; and Avanti Communications CEO Kyle Whitehill about their plans, their hopes for SATELLITE 2020, and what they would like to see next as we head into this new decade.