On «Satellite 2013" RSCC satellites presented promising "Express-AM7" and "Express — AM8", and announced plans to develop its group until 2015
- Communications satellite "Express-AM". Image source of ASCs them. Reshetnev
In the period from 18 to 22 March 2013 the delegation of the Russian satellite operator Federal State Unitary Enterprise "Russian Satellite Communications" (RSCC) has participated in the international conference and exhibition «Satellite 2013" (Washington, USA). On the stand were presented promising RSCC satellites to be launched in the next 2 years, in particular, the "Express-AM7" and "Express AM8."
"In the next two years will be able to provide the RSCC in new regions — Latin America, South Asia and Africa — a full range of satellite communications services. Developing partnerships with recognized operators and regional companies, we offer customers a system of "turnkey". The great interest aroused our solutions in the banking sector, with mobile operators, TV platforms. In this regard, participation in events «Satellite» is of great importance for the promotion of services and refinement opportunities in the region. The program of negotiations on this show is always very intense and productive, "- said General Director of Federal State Unitary Enterprise" Russian Satellite Communications "Yuri Prokhorov. RSCC‘s interest to increase sales of its services into new regions and said Deputy Head of TV and international sales Sergei Tsekhmistro in an interview with «Via Satellite» (USA).
- Fixed coverage satellite Express-AM8 ", Ku-band
As one of the 10 world’s leading satellite operators, RSCC has traditionally been invited by the organizers «Satellite» discuss the main trends and prospects for the development of satellite communications to specific regional markets. At this time in the panel discussion "The Next Big Four: Expanding the scope of the use of satellite communication" director of the Department of integration services and integrated projects Andrew K.. He spoke about the plans to expand the RSCC satellite constellation to 2015, on how to change its appearance depending on the condition and requirements of today’s Russian market and the characteristics of the provision of certain services in the Russian satellite, including the Ka-band. K. said that the basic principle in the formation of renewable RSCC satellite constellation is the right mix of small, medium and heavy vehicles c allowing for the orbital slots in which they are located. This approach was strongly endorsed by all participants in the debate — the representatives of the world’s leading satellite operators «Hispasat», «Arabsat», «JSAT», «Star One» and «Optus Satellite».
During the negotiations on the «Satellite 2013", as well as visiting a number of representatives of the RSCC companies and their foreign partners reached consensus on cooperation in the use and promotion of capacity of existing and future satellites enterprise cooperation in the development of new spacecraft and the development of networks based on VSAT technology and equipment .