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ITU denies Ovzon extension request

The ITU’s powerful Radio Regulations Board (RRB) has refused Sweden’s Ovzon AB request to extend the timetable for the satellite operator’s ‘bringing into use’ (BIU) obligations for its Ovzon-3 satellite. Ovzon-3 was licensed by Cyprus and, like many other satellite operators, has suffered delays in manufacturing caused by the pandemic, and had asked the ITU’s […]

November 21, 2022

Ovzon revenues up 63%

Sweden-based Ovzon, whose mission statement is to “revolutionise mobile broadband via satellite providing global coverage with the highest bandwidth through the smallest terminals” has just declared its latest numbers, with revenues up 63 per cent. The company has also revealed that its next satellite, Ovzon 3, will launch by February 2023. Ovzon’s Q3 numbers (to […]

October 25, 2022By Chris Forrester

Eutelsat awarded service contract for Ovzon-3 satellite

Eutelsat Communications and Ovzon have entered into a long-term agreement for the provision of satellite control services following a competitive bidding process involving all major satellite operators. Under the agreement, Eutelsat will ensure the control of Ovzon-3, the first satellite procured by Ovzon, over its full operational life. The agreement reinforces a long-standing cooperation between […]

September 24, 2020