Bangabandhu Satellite-1

May 12, 2018
May 12, 2018

Bangabandhu-1 will end dependency on foreign satellites: President

President M Abdul Hamid says the Bangabandhu-1 satellite will enable Bangladesh achieve self-sufficiency in the field of broadcast and telecommunication ending dependency on foreign satellites.

May 12, 2018
May 12, 2018

‘Bangabandhu-1's commercial success depends on prudent business strategy’

Bangladesh successfully launches its first communication satellite Bangabandhu-1, opening up enormous business opportunities for the country, while experts say its commercial success depends on...

May 12, 2018
May 12, 2018

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...

May 12, 2018
May 12, 2018

Bangabandhu-1: Local groundstations receive test signal

State Minister for ICT Zunaid Ahmed Palak confirms that following the successful deployment to geostationary orbit of the country's first communications satellite, the Bangabandhu-1, local...

May 12, 2018
May 12, 2018

New era begins

The country's first communication satellite, Bangabandhu-1, is on its way to its orbital slot in space. With the launch of Bangabandhu-1, Bangladesh became the 57th country in the world and...

May 11, 2018
May 11, 2018

Launching Bangabandhu Satellite

Bangabandhu Satellite-1, the first geostationary communications satellite of Bangladesh, will be launched from Kennedy Space Centre in Florida, USA. Thales Alenia Space, a French company, designed...

May 11, 2018
May 11, 2018

Dawn of a new era

Bangabandhu-1 is likely to be on the way to its orbit by the time you read this report.

May 10, 2018
May 10, 2018

Bangabandhu Satellite-1: Another dream realised, another promise kept

We hope that with the launch of this satellite, we can inspire our next generation to become the celebrated astronauts and ground-breaking rocket scientists of the future. Bangabandhu-1 is an...

May 8, 2018
May 8, 2018

Bangabandhu-1 set for May-10 launch to orbit

All technical preparations have been successfully done to send the country's first communications satellite Bangabandhu-1 to its orbit

May 6, 2018
May 6, 2018

Bangabandhu Satellite-1 launch schedule after test results

Though the test results of Bangladesh's first satellite, Bangabandhu-1 was expected to be in hand by Saturday evening, the SpaceX authorities are yet to provide its results, says Bangladesh...