AsiaSat's New Brand Debut at CABSAT 2015
AsiaSat’s new brand made its debut at CABSAT in Dubai last week. CABSAT is one of the region’s most important satellite and broadcast events that connects participants from...
AsiaSat’s First Hero
1990 was a very remarkable year—not only for AsiaSat, but also for the development of the Asian satellite industry and the history of China’s international space business...
AsiaSat 8: Launch Visit to Cape Canaveral
AsiaSat 8 was an important project for the company as we had been working on it for almost 3 years. Everyone in the company was very excited about its launch...
AsiaSat 6 Successfully Lifts Off !
The AsiaSat 6 aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 launch vehicle successfully lifted off from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida, U.S.A. at Hong Kong Time 1:00 p.m. (1:00 a.m. EDT or Cape Canaveral local time) on the 7th of September.
AsiaSat 6 Completed Encapsulation
The AsiaSat 6 spacecraft completed encapsulation into its payload fairing. Built by SSL, the spacecraft is ready for mating with SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket, targeting for launch from Cape Canaveral next week.
AsiaSat Gets Ready for Second Launch of the Month !
Final preparations are in progress for the launch of AsiaSat 6 , following AsiaSat 8’s successful liftoff on 5 August by a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral, Florida, USA.
AsiaSat 8 Successfully Lifts Off !
AsiaSat 8 aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 launch vehicle successfully lifted off from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida, U.S.A. at Hong Kong Time 4:00 p.m. (4:00 a.m. EDT or Cape Canaveral local time) on the 5th of August.
AsiaSat 8 Ready to Go !
Launch readiness review of AsiaSat 8 among AsiaSat, SpaceX and SSL completed today. All systems are reported “go” for launch on 5 August at 1:25 p.m. HKT (1:25 a.m. EDT).
AsiaSat 8 Completed Encapsulation
The AsiaSat 8 spacecraft completed encapsulation into its payload fairing. The fairing stands 17.1’ (5.2m) in diameter and 43’ (13.1m) tall, ready for mating with Falcon 9, a two-stage rocket built by SpaceX.