The Arabsat-6B, launched on November 10th via Ariane 5 rocket from French Giuana, has COM DEV International hardware onboard! Our Products Division provided switches and microwave components for our customer, Thales-Alenia Space.

This satellite will deliver broadcast, broadband and telecommunications services for the Middle East, Africa and Central Asia.

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COM DEV International Ltd. is a global designer and manufacturer of space hardware. We are world leaders in the production of space-qualified passive microwave equipment, specialized electronics and optical subsystems. We have more than 1,200 employees at facilities in Canada, the United Kingdom and the United States. More about COM DEV