Amos 5 Failure – Update

Spacecom are still unable to communicate with the Satellite. At this stage it is unclear what happened and experts from around the world are trying to support the company in their attempts to recover the connectivity with the Satellite.

Spacecom report: “As of 04:45 UTC, all communications with Amos-5 were lost. We are working to analyze the cause for such failure. At this stage, the probability of recovery is unclear. We will continue to issue further updates later today, on an hourly basis.”

Migration plans to other Satellites are underway for SMS customers to recover their services on both KU and C band.