Skybrokers installed a refurbished Andrew 5.6m antenna with new RF chain at Hellas-Sat Teleport on Cyprus

Andrew 5.6m Antenna installation at Hellas-Sat Cyprus

In June 2019 Skybrokers was contracted by anchor customer Hellas-Sat to supply, install and commission a 5.6m Earth Station Antenna at the Hellas-Sat Teleport in Kofinou close to Larnaca on Cyprus. The Andrew 5.6m Antenna installation at Hellas-Sat Cyprus included lots of parts provisioning, system engineering and logistics and was successfully finished end of October 2019 with a three member installation and RF-test team.

Hellas-Sat Satellite Operator is a premium satellite communications solutions provider founded in 2001. It operates Teleports in Greece and Cyprus and owns and operates the HellasSat-2 satellite. The company jointly owns the Hellas-Sat 3/Inmarsat S EAN satellite with Inmarsat, and operates a payload on the Hellas-Sat 4/SaudiGeoSat-1 satellite at 39° East owned by Arabsat and King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST).

In 2013 Hellas-Sat was acquired by Arabsat, the 6th largest satellite operator in the world. Hellas-Sat satellites are located at 39°East orbital slot offering coverage over Europe, Middle-East and Southern Africa.