MUMBAI: SES has said that it has selected Boeing to build
a new communication satellite, SES-9, to serve the fast growing
markets in Asia.
new satellite ordered through SES' affiliate company SES Satellite
Leasing will expand SES' capabilities to provide direct-to-home
broadcasting and other communications services in Northeast
Asia, South Asia and Indonesia, as well as maritime communications
for vessels in the Indian Ocean.
financial details of the deal were not disclosed.