INTERNATIONAL SATELLITE PROGRAM FOR RURAL DEVELOPMENT

SPI has completed a large-scale feasibility study as the initial stage of a multinational HTS satellite system for rural development. The HTS system is being designed to offer e-learning, telemedicine, e-farming, e-banking services and other applications. SPI is now moving on to the second phase, which includes discussing the program with potential strategic partners, investors and vendors. The satellite system is planned for launch in 2021.