Astra 1N is temporarily in position to replace the old Astra 2D, which reached the end of it's lifespan. Astra 2E will soon be in position and broadcasting, at which time Astra 1N will move to it's intended destination of Depending on your location, if you point your satellite dish at 28 degrees East, you may pick up channels from all of these satellites simultaneously. These satellites are receivable in many parts of europe with varying degrees of success due to the fact that each satellite has different coverage areas and signal strengths, along with multiple beams pointing in different directions. I will try explain about the reception of these satellites and how best to receive them. Which way you point your dish depends on where you are.
Kacific Broadband Satellites is a satellite operator developing a high-speed broadband internet service for the South East Asian region with a special focus on the Pacific. In its first months, to raise capital and develop the business plan, the company attracted Mark Rigolle and Cyril Annarella, who became co-founders. In December , Kacific announced its intention to launch Kacific1. Designed and manufactured by Boeing, the Kacific1 HTS satellite is based on the satellite platform. It is currently under construction at the Boeing satellite factory in California. In September , Kacific signed a cooperation agreement with the International Telecommunication Union ITU for the development of satellite communications capacity and emergency communications solutions for the Pacific region.