The Telestar 12 Vantage satellite was successfully launched into geo orbit on November 24th. This broadcast and telecommunications satellite will replace the existing, smaller Telstar 12 at the same location. It will serve the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and the South Atlantic Ocean Region.

COM DEV International's Products Division provided muxes, switches and microwave components for this mission.

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