Position: 3 degrees West
Coverage: Wesr Africa, East Africa, Francophonice Countries in Africa

ABS-3A is located at 3°W connecting the Americas, Europe, Africa and the Middle East.
It extends ABS’ C and Ku-band coverage into the Atlantic Ocean Region
Three C-band beams cover the Americas, the Middle East and Africa along with a global beam
Four Ku-band beams cover Europe, MENA, South Africa and the Americas
The satellite supports VSAT services, TV distribution, IP trunking, cellular backhaul and maritime services.

Intelsat 20

Position: 68.5 degrees East
Coverage: Europe, Asia (India), Middle East, Africa and North and South America

Intelsat 20 provides a full range of services in Ku and C-band for premium landmass coverage of Europe, Africa and the Middle East. Additionally, Intelsat provides coverage as far east as Asia (India) and as far west as South and North America.

Intelsat 20 in the Indian Ocean region is among the most valuable regional video neighborhoods, offering unmatched reach and connectivity for cable networks and DBS providers.

Telestar 11

Position: 37.5 degrees West
Coverage: North & Central America, Europe & North Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa

Telstar 11N utilizes high powered Ku-band transponders to support a wide range of video and data applications in North America, Europe and Africa and across the Atlantic Ocean.

Arabst 5A C Band Africa

Position: 30.5 degrees East
Coverage: Africa, Middle East, and large parts of Asia and Europe

Arabst 5 A C Band Africa covers the entire African continent in addition to Arabsat’s regular coverage of the Middle East and large parts of Asia and Europe.It provide all communication services, satellite television broadcasting, telephone connections, Internet (broadband) services, VISIT and interactive services.

Nile Sat

Satelites: Nilesat 101, NileSat 102, NileSat 201, Atlantic Bird 4 (AB 4), NileSat 103 – NileSat 104
Position: 7 degrees West
Coverage: Middle East and North Africa

NileSat broadcasts about 450 digital TV channels in the KU band, and more than 100 digital radio channels, in addition to data transmission and turbo internet services. Nearly 76% of the TV channels are free to air.


Satellite: Arabsat Badar 4, Badar 5, Badar 6
Position: 26 degrees East
Satellite: Arabsat 2B
Position: 20 degrees East
Satellite: Arabsat 5A
Position: 30.5 degrees East
Coverage: Middle East, Africa and Europe

Backed by 21 Arab countries, with 30 years of operational experience, Arabsat offers the Arab world and sub-Saharan Africa an unrivalled range of satellite communications services. Arabsat reaches 170m viewers in over 100 countries across the Middle East, Africa and Europe, broadcasting 340 TV channels and 160 radio stations.Arabsat offering a full spectrum of Broadcast, Telecom & Broadband services.


Position: 83 degrees East
Coverage: Asia, Africa and Australia

Hot Bird

Position: 13 degrees East
Coverage: Europe, Middle East and North Africa

More than 1,100 channels are broadcast via the Hot Bird video neighborhood, which serves over 120 million homes, via cable and satellite, in Europe, the Middle East and North Africa.


Position: 78.5 degrees East
Coverage: Asia, Africa, Australia

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