SpaceNews: Geostationary satellite orders bouncing back

In SpaceNews article “Geostationary satellite orders bouncing back”, NSR said they expect the manufacturer-turned-owner trend to continue, albeit modestly. “As the operators’ priorities vary between cost, asset ownership, flexibility and throughput, there are limitations to how much market this trend will capture,”.

Small GEO Satellites – Viable Option or Not?

Small GEOs – the latest solution in the long list of capacity options that operators are looking to implement. With rising competition in most countries, and decreasing break-even pricing via ever more efficient satellites and reduced launch costs, many operators see large GEO sats as quite risky for regional appetite.