▲ Up
 akipress
09:42 26-09-2018
АКИpress CA-News Tazabek Turmush
ADVERTISE WITH US SUBSCRIBE
KazakhstanKyrgyzstanMongoliaTajikistanTurkmenistanUzbekistanWorld
POLITICSBUSINESSINCIDENTSSOCIETYCULTURESPORTANALYSISSCIENCE
akipress
Mongolia launches its first satellite
Central Asia | science | 10:27, 20 April 2017 | 3879

AKIPRESS.COM - Chairman of the State Great Hural (Parliament) of Mongolia Mr. Miyegombo Enkhbold received on April 19 a delegation from the Asia Broadcast Satellite Limited headed by Mr. Thomas K. Choi, Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Director.

Asia Broadcast Satellite Limited, also known as ABS, the company serves broadcast and telecommunications operators in the Asia Pacific, Africa, Eastern Europe, the Middle East, the CIS countries and North America, the department for press and public relations of the Parliament reported.

At the beginning of meeting, CEO Thomas Choi acknowledged that Mongolia successfully launches its first satellite namely MONGOLSAT-1, which represents Mongolia's first co-branded satellite in its history and the capacity of MONGOLSAT-1 will be used to launch a nationwide digital satellite TV, telecommunications and broadband services.

After, he handed the ABS-2A & MONGOLSAT-1 Co-Branding Agreement to Mr. Enkhbold that cites ABS is honored to co-brand 12 x 27 MHz capacity on ABS-2A at the prime orbital location of at 75-degrees East, as MONGOLSAT-1 satellite, which is dated from April 19, 2017.

During the meeting, Chairman M.Enkhbold noted, “the project that began over 10 years ago has been finally accomplished. This is a historic event and we proud that Mongolia sends its first satellite off to the space. With this most advanced modern technology, we are now able to conduct independent space studies, develop more accurate maps of Mongolia and better prevention of natural disasters."

LATEST NEWS
09:26 Eurasian Development Bank revises its assumptions on quarterly production dynamics at Kumtor mine09:23 ADP to provide $641 million in grants and sovereign loans to Kyrgyzstan under new 5-year country partnership strategy09:06 Kyrgyz Finance Ministry to count on itself in 2019 as program support is decreasing17:29 Kazakh FM delivers speech at Nelson Mandela Peace Summit in New York17:28 'Messy' new species of dinosaur-era bird discovered17:25 MPs asked how deputy Bishkek mayor combines two posts17:20 Kazakhstan harvests 13.9m tons of grain17:02 Ambassador of Finland to Turkmenistan delivers copies of her credential letters17:01 Leadership of Ministry of Labor and Social Development used diplomatic passports for personal purposes: Prosecutor General's Office16:56 Investigation of Denis Ten's murder completing: Ministry of Internal Affairs16:50 Kyrgyzstan national football team to play with Japan16:46 First heart surgeon of Kyrgyzstan, academician Isa Akhunbayev turns 11016:44 Indian Shapoorji Pallonji examines solar development possibility in Uzbekistan16:43 Permanent Representative of Uzbekistan to UN delivers credentials16:31 Tajikistan chairs informal meeting of ECO Council of Ministers in NYC16:29 Tajik, Chinese FMs meet in New York, discuss ties16:20 Cassini data shows first evidence of organic dust storms on Titan16:19 Erkinbek Kylychev released from position of member of Board of Directors of Chang An Bank16:15 Italian government approves Salvini bill targeting migrants16:12 Tajikistan establishes diplomatic relations with Senegal, Sao Tome and Principe
© AKIpress News Agency - 2001-2018. All rights reserved
Republication of any material is prohibited without a written agreement with AKIpress News Agency. Any citation must be accompanied by a hyperlink to akipress.com.
Our address:
Moskovskaya str. 189, Bishkek, the Kyrgyz Republic
e-mail: english@akipress.org, akipressenglish@gmail.com;
Tel/Fax: +996(312)65-03-06