Azerbaijan to Accelerate Defining Orbital Space for Satellite

ICT Materials 17 October 2007 18:29

Azerbaijan, Baku / Trend corr. S. Babayeva / Azerbaijan intends to accelerate the process on defining an orbital path for its AzerSat satellite. The issue will be submitted to the World Conference of Radio and Communications of the International Electric Union, Gulam Abdullayev, the chief consultant of the Coordination Department at the Communications and Information Technologies Ministry, said on 17 October.

The conference will be held in Geneva from 22 October until 16 November. The issue concerning Azerbaijan joining the European broadcasting zone will be included into the agenda.

"If we succeed, all European countries will recognize the technical broadcasting of Azerbaijan which will enable the country to settle technical issues in the future," Abdullayev said.

Azerbaijan is planning to submit proposals on expanding its frequencies of 3G and 4G technologies at the conference.