The operator will install a solar power plant for its own energy needs on the grounds of its satellite control centre in Arganda del Rey (Madrid) which will supply part of the electrical energy needed for its operations.
The Spanish operator will provide satellite connectivity in its areas of coverage for the expedition that will circumnavigate the world in a sailboat following the route made by Magellan and Elcano.
The operator is collaborating with the Complutense University of Madrid, providing space capacity and equipment to broadcast the television signals.
For the second year in a row the operator will provide space capacity to provide coverage on mobile journalism stages, forming part of new integrated networks and facilitating cloud-based work in a completely different way than usual.
Hispasat, which boasts ideal coverage for this service in regions such as the Mediterranean, Americas and Caribbean, strengthens its presence in the maritime connectivity sphere, one of the segments with the greatest growth potential in the satellite telecommunications sector.