Israel’s Spacecom Expands Deal for Satellite Service to Nepal
Israel’s Space Communication Ltd, operator of the Amos satellites, said on Tuesday Nepal’s Dish Media Network has contracted for more capacity on the Amos-4 satellite starting in the fourth quarter.
The additional capacity will increase Spacecom’s revenue from Dish Media Network by $16.7 million, bringing total future revenue expected from the customer to $76.9 million.
Amos-4 provides services to customers from South Asia to East Africa.
Dish Media Network owns fast growing operator, Dishhome, whose network covers all of Nepal. With substantial satellite capacity on Amos-4, Dishhome will expand service offerings.
Dishhome’s capacity on Amos-4 is contracted for the satellite’s lifetime.