Arabsat seeking offers for four new satellites

March 18, 2014 3:47 am

A request for proposals has been floated by Middle East satellite operator, Arabsat, for the procurement of four new satellites – HS3, HS4, AR6E and AR6A, Digital TV Europe has reported. The new craft will be positioned at three different orbital locations covering the Middle East, African, Asian and European markets. All four satellites will launch in 2016 and 2017. Proposals are due by May 1.