Thu 07-12-2017 14:06 PM

Thuraya wins Satellite Operator of the Year Award

DUBAI, 7th December, 2017 (WAM) -- Thuraya has received the Satellite Operator of the Year Award presented by Telecom Review during its ninth annual summit in Dubai.

The award was received by Ahmed Al Shamsi, Thuraya’s Acting Chief Executive Officer.

This win concludes Thuraya’s successful performance over the past year that also saw the company winning the "Top Land Mobility Satcom Innovation" category in the Mobile Satellite Users Association’s (MSUA) 2017 Awards and the MSS Operator of the Year in SatellitePro’s Selevision Awards.

Ahmed Al Shamsi said, "These are momentous times for us at Thuraya as we have managed to secure multiple wins this year. In our pursuit of maintaining the status of being the most innovative satellite operator, we will continue bringing greater choice and flexibility to users and as we embark on 2018, we are optimistic and excited about what’s to come for Thuraya."

WAM/Esraa Ismail/MOHD AAMIR