Specialists JSC "Information Satellite Systems" (ISS, Zheleznogorsk, Krasnoyarsk Territory) have completed work on the creation of ground-based satellite control Telkom-3, which is made in the ASC ordered the Indonesian operator PT Telekomunikasi Tbk
"Ground control Telkom-3 satellite is ready for operation. The specialists of JSC "ISS" carried out the necessary tests that confirmed the correct operation of the software and receiving and transmitting equipment, "- said in a statement posted on the IRS website.
The report notes that the testing ground control at the plant was made software simulator — a computer model of the spacecraft.
"With the help of members of the firm have worked telemetry and command control of the satellite. During testing was also organized communication between the PMU and the Indonesian spacecraft Telkom-3 installed on the stocks of production tests in the ASC. The satellite has successfully completed all of the commands sent from the mission control center, "- said in a statement.
According to the press service, during the implementation of international contracts ISS creates not only the spacecraft, but also responsible for the construction of ground-based management at the customer site. This complex is a site where antennas are placed and test the system, as well as the mission control center.