Deal for country’s second satellite in three months

The satellite, Bangabandhu-2, will be launched in 3 years

Bangabandhu-1 debuts with SAFF Championship

Bangabandhu-1, the country’s first ever communications satellite, makes its debut with the live coverage of the South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Championship 2018 on test basis.

Bangabandhu Satellite: PM to open two ground stations today

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will today inaugurate two ground stations for Bangabandhu Satellite-1, the country's first satellite.

Govt working on Bangabandhu-2 satellite already: PM

The government has started the process for preparing the country's second communication satellite Bangabandhu-2 so that it can replace the current satellite when it will become obsolete, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says.

BNP demands disclosure of money spent on Bangabandhu-1

BNP senior leader Moudud Ahmed demands the government make public the total amount of money spent on launching Bangabandhu-1 Satellite in the space.

Another milestone set with launch of Bangabandhu-1: PM

Greeting the country's people on the occasion of launching of Bangabandhu-1, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says another milestone has been set with its launching in Bangladesh's continuous march forward.

Bangabandhu-1 to open doors for massive opportunities

Bangladesh becomes a member of the exclusive club of satellite-owning countries as its first commercial satellite was launched to space in the early hours of today (Bangladesh Time 2:14am), opening the doors for huge opportunities.

Bangabandhu-1 satellite on its way to orbit after launch into space

The nation's dream satellite, Bangabandhu-1, is now on its way to orbit after its perfect and successful launching, making Bangladesh's debut in the global space society.

With ‘everything ok’, Bangabandhu-1 awaits launching

As Bangabandhu-1, Bangladesh’s first flagship satellite, waits in the hangar for launch, officials have said that the rocket that will take it up to space is “ready for a go”.

May 7, 2018
May 7, 2018

Bangabandhu-1: Ground still not ready to serve clients

Although the Bangabandhu-1 is technically well positioned in Florida's Cape Canaveral for its launch into orbit, the two ground stations in Gazipur and Rangamati are not yet ready to offer services.

March 31, 2018
March 31, 2018

Bangabandhu-1 satellite reaches Florida for launching

The Bangabandhu-1 satellite, the first geostationary communications satellite of Bangladesh, reaches Florida's Cape Canaveral for launching into the orbit at the end of next month.

March 28, 2018
March 28, 2018

Satellite Bangabandhu-1 starts for Florida tomorrow for launching

Bangladesh's first communication satellite Bangabandhu-1 will be shipped from France to Florida of the Unite States tomorrow for launching to the orbit in the next month.

November 11, 2015
November 11, 2015

Bangabandhu satellite deal inked with French firm

The telecom regulator has signed a Tk 1951.75 crore deal with Thales Alenia Space, awarding the French company a work order for commercial and broadcast satellite Bangabandhu-1.

push notification