06-04-1970 – Earth Satellite Station / Stesyen Satelit Bumi

SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS EARTH STATION The commissioning of the Satellite Communications Earth Station, Kuantan, Pahang, heralds Malaysia’s entry into the Space Age. Built on a 60 acre site on a small plateau overlooking the scenic beaches of the East Coast of West Malaysia, the Station will link Malaysia via the Indian Ocean Intelsat III Satellite, initially…