Astra 3B Satellite at 23.5° East

The Astra 3B satellite is a geostationary telecommunication satellite on orbital longitude 23.5° East. The SOCIETE EUROPEENNE DES SATELLITES SA group based in Bezdorf, Luxembourg operates and owns the satellite. The distinctive and unique feature of the Astra 3B Satellite is that it transponder data from one point to another on its area of coverage. This feature is referred to as Direct-to-Home. Additionally, the satellite also trans ponds internet data through the satellite broadband from one point to another on a two-way loop.

Astra 3B satellite was launched into the orbit in May 2010 and started operating the following month. It was manufactured by EADS Astrium, based in Paris, France. At the time of launch, the spacecraft weighed over 5,472 kilograms. The launch site was in Karakol space center in French Guiana. It is a medium earth satellite as the apogee is at 35, 798 kilometers, on the other hand, the perigee is at 35, 785 kilometers. This means that the satellite is at the center of the earth.

Astra 3B replaced two decommissioned satellites Astra 1E and ASTRA 1G, the two satellites had been launched in 1990. Astra 3B is one of the satellites belonging to Astrium and located at different orbital longitude locations that transmit Direct-to-Home. The satellite covers Western Central and Eastern Europe and the Middle East. This satellite is especially widely used in Bulgaria where tens of thousands of homes are provided with TV services.

The Global eXclusive Satellite Telecommunication Services & Fiber Optic Networks Commitment to service delivery

Acquiring the Astra 3B satellite is a demonstration of our dedication and innovation in establishing excellence in service delivery. We are always alive to the fact that the world is fast-paced and the needs for telecommunication services are ever-growing.

 

We strive to create a global society through ASTRA 3B satellite.

In providing direct to home TV and radio services, we enable telecommunication firms to offer their clients with high-quality entertainment promptly. In the process of doing this, we are connecting the world and creating a global society. The most important thing is that we assist our clients in providing the best services and achieving both their short-term and short-term goals. 


The Global eXclusive Satellite Telecommunication Services & Fiber Optic Networks, as its name suggests, began its essential work in Estonia. Initially, the company focused on and served just a handful of customers. Through its interactions with these very first clients, the company learned how to provide the very best in satellite broadcasting. Word of the company's.

began its essential work in Estonia. Initially, the company focused on and served just a handful of customers. Through its interactions with these very first clients, the company learned how to provide the very best in satellite broadcasting. Word of the company's.

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