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Arabsat, operating from its Saudi Arabian headquarters and satellite control stations in Riyadh and Tunis, has been serving the growing needs of the Arab world for over 40 years. One of the world’s top satellite operators, Arabsat is the leading satellite services provider in the Arab world, carrying over 500 TV channels, 200 radio stations, Pay-TV networks and a wide variety of HD channels. Arabsat’s coverage reaches tens of millions of homes in more than 80 countries across the Middle East, Africa and Europe, with over 170 million viewers in the MENA region alone tuned into the company’s video “hotspot” at 26°E. With a growing fleet of satellites at 20°E, 26°E, 30.5°E and 39°E, Arabsat is the only satellite operator in the region offering the full spectrum of broadcast, telecommunications and broadband services. Arabsat also maintains strategic partnerships with most of the world’s leading satellite companies and VAS integrators and with the acquisition of Hellas Sat these partnerships and acquisitions continue to expand Arabsat‘s reach with new orbital slots and frequency rights. Read more on the company website.