MONACOSAT S.A.M. COMPANY
THE MONACOSAT S.A.M. COMPANY
ORBITAL POSITION SECURED
In 2010, Space Systems International – Monaco S.A.M. (“SSI-Monaco S.A.M.“) and the Government of Monaco have signed a license agreement for the use of frequencies at the 52°East Orbital Position.
SUCCESSFUL LAUNCH FOR MONACOSAT-1
In 2015, SSI-Monaco launched its first telecommunications satellite, Monacosat-1 (Ku-band satellite) Manufactured by Thales Alenia Space and launched by Falcon 9 from SpaceX. Monacosat-1 is a joint project with the Turkmenistan Government and is also called TurkmenAlem52E/Monacosat-1. Its mission is mainly for DTH-type services in Europe, Middle East, North Africa and Central Asia.
CREATION OF MONACOSAT S.A.M.
In 2017, creation of Monacosat S.A.M. (Société Anonyme Monegasque). The corporate aim of Monacosat S.A.M. is to develop and operate the future satellite programs.
PLANNING THE FUTURE, MONACOSAT-2
Following this success, the future telecommunications satellite program, Monacosat-2, in which the Principality of Monaco wished to be more involved is developed by the Monacosat S.A.M. company.