Arab Satellite Communications Organization – Arabsat – has announced that during CABSAT (14th-16th January 2018 at Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre) it will showcase the capabilities and services of its Arabsat 6th generation satellites. Arabsat is preparing to launch two new satellites in 2018 to complete its 6th generation satellites project, which consists of four satellites.

Eng. Khalid bin Ahmed Balkheyour, President & CEO of Arabsat, said that at CABSAT  Arabsat will also showcase the latest agreements that enhance its Hot Spot 26° East, and will announce the signature of new contracts and agreements.

On January 3-4, Arabsat held its 160th Board of Directors meeting in Istanbul, Turkey, under the chairmanship of Dr. Nasser Al-Hujailan, Deputy Minister of Culture and Information in Saudi Arabia. On the agenda were the results of 2017 as well as the estimated budget for 2018.

(Source: Arabsat press release)