PanAmSat currently provides full-time program distribution services for CCTV via the company's PAS-3 and PAS-9 Atlantic Ocean Region, the PAS-4
Indian Ocean Region and the PAS-2 Pacific Ocean Region satellites.
In addition to PAS-2 and PAS-8, PanAmSat's PAS-4
and PAS-7 Indian Ocean Region satellites also provide coverage of Asia.
The 8,444-pound satellite contains a hybrid communications payload of 44 transponders and will be co-located with PanAmSat's current PAS-4
Indian Ocean Region satellite at 68.
Three years ago, PanAmSat launched the PAS-4
satellite and became the first commercial company to deliver satellite-based video and telecommunications services throughout the Indian Ocean Region.
STAR TV Will Use Seven Transponders on PAS-4
Satellite to Deliver
PanAmSat Corporation (NASDAQ: SPOT) announced today that its PAS-4
Indian Ocean Region satellite is transmitting televised educational programming as part of a satellite-based distance learning project in South Africa.
Companies Will Use PanAmSat's PAS-4
Satellite To Provide
BBC World is already transmitted over the PAS-4
Indian Ocean Region satellite for reception in south Asia and over the PAS-2 Pacific Ocean Region satellite to viewers throughout the Asia-Pacific Region.
for PanAmSat Services on PAS-3, PAS-4
and PAS-7 Satellites
In addition, NHK is providing full-time coverage over the PAS-4
Indian Ocean Region satellite from London to Tokyo, while highlights are being transmitted over PAS-3 to Latin America for TWI.
The company currently operates a four-satellite global system: the PAS-1 and PAS-3 Atlantic Ocean Region satellites; PAS-2 serving the Pacific Ocean Region; and PAS-4
covering the Indian Ocean Region.
The company currently operates a four-satellite global system: PAS-1 and PAS-3; PAS-2 over the Pacific Ocean Region; and PAS-4
over the Indian Ocean Region.