ESA BR-293 Hylas-1: Europe's Highly Adaptable Broadband Satellite

2 February 2011

Using advanced communication technology, the Hylas-1 satellite can pipe broadband through the sky to hundreds of thousands of previously underserved users while simultaneously broadcasting multiple standard and high-definition TV channels.
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Hylas-1 is an innovative mission put together in a new way: it is ESA's first public–private partnership resulting in a full satellite system.

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