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Bentley Walker Purchases Capacity on Yamal 402 Satellite

By Caleb Henry | September 17, 2014
Gazprom Space Systems and Bentley Walker Execs

Gazprom Space Systems and Bentley Walker Execs. Photo: Gazprom Space Systems

[Via Satellite 09-17-2014] European Internet Service Provider (ISP) Bentley Walker has signed an agreement with Gazprom Space Systems for capacity on the Yamal 402 satellite. The company intends to use the capacity for services in Africa.

Following the purchase, Bentley Walker deployed an iDirect Evolution hub at Telekom Austria’s Aflenz Teleport. The 9-meter antenna will uplink the signal to GSS’ Yamal 402 satellite.