ABS-3A satellite. Credit: Boeing artist's concept
Masood M. Sharif Mahmood, Yahsat chief executive, said Yahsat sees a silver lining in Brazil’s economic woes. The firm had to re-price some contracts, but customers  signed long-term agreements because they could lock-in favorable rates. Credit: SpaceNews/Brian Berger
Carmen Gonzalez-Sanfeliu, ABS chief commercial officer, said at the World Satellite Business Week conference that partnerships with marine cable and fiber operators will be critical for "their viability and our viability." Credit: SpaceNews/Brian Berger
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Ariane 5 carrying Star One C4 and MSG-4 lifts off from Europe's French Guiana spaceport. Credit: Arianespace