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SES Astra

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  1. SA, is a corporate subsidiary of SES, based in Betzdorf, in eastern Luxembourg, that owns and operates the Astra series of geostationary communication satellites, which transmit approximately 1100 analogue and digital television and radio channels vi

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  2. operates satellites designed by Boeing Satellite Systems or BSS (formerly Hughes Space and Communications), EADS Astrium, Alcatel Space, and Lockheed Martin

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  3. Formed in 1985 as Société Européenne des Satellites (SES), it was Europe's first private satellite operator

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  4. Its slogan is currently "Your Satellite Connection to the World"

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  5. The first customer of SES Astra was Sky Television which leased four transponders on Astra 1A ahead of its launch in 1989

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