About Al Yah Satellite Communications Company PrJSC, “Yahsat”
Yahsat provides multipurpose satellite solutions (government and commercial) for broadband, broadcast, government, and communications use across the Middle East, Africa, and Europe in addition to Central and South West Asia. Based in Abu Dhabi, UAE, and wholly owned by Mubadala Development Company, the investment vehicle of the Government of Abu Dhabi, Yahsat is the first company in the Middle East and Africa to offer multi-purpose Ka-band satellite services including:
YahClick – Satellite broadband solutions for Consumers, SMEs and Corporations
YahService – Managed solutions and government capacity for governments and corporations
YahLink – IP trunking and backhauling solutions for telecom operators, ISPs and corporate networks
Yahlive – A joint venture between Yahsat and SES providing broadcasting services to communities across MENA, South West Asia, and Europe
Yahsat’s first satellite Y1A was successfully launched in April 2011, and the company’s second satellite Y1B was successfully launched in April 2012.
Yahsat has announced the manufacturing of its third satellite, Al Yah 3, planned for launch in early 2017, extending their commercial Ka-band coverage to an additional 20 markets reaching 60% of Africa’s population and over 95% of Brazil’s population, marking the company’s first entry in to Brazil.
For more information visit www.yahsat.ae or www.mubadala.ae