Mexico Pays Boeing $1B to Build Satellites for Communications, Security

Posted on December 21, 2010 • Filed under: Business, Mexico

Boeing will team up with the Mexican government and a rival supplier for $1 billion to build a three-satellite system
and two ground sites for use in the Central American country’s civil communications and national security.
The Chicago-based defense contractor will create the system, dubbed Mexsat, to help the Mexican government achieve secure communication for its national security needs, as well as enhanced civil telecommunications coverage. Read Article

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