2014 Satellite Conference and Exhibition in #DC, including Apollo 11 Astronaut Buzz Aldrin for Yahsat and Thuraya Telecom's reception at the UAE embassy in Washington, DC. Yahsat Communications Company, the first fixed satellite operator from the United Arab Emirates designed the region's first multi-purpose satellite system. Yahsat's powerful satellites connect the public to more than 140 countries across the Middle East, Africa, Europe and South West Asia.
Thuraya Telecom is a leading mobile satellite communications company based in the #UAE offering innovative, flexible and dependable technology facilitating reliable communications. Thuraya's superior network enables clear communications and uninterrupted coverage across two thirds of the world via satellite and across the globe through its unique GSM roaming capabilities.