Our fleet of five geostationary satellites reaches more than 80% of the world’s population

Yahsat is a public company listed on the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX). We offer multi-mission satellite services through our integrated business segments represented under following brands:

  • Yahsat Government Solutions
  • Thuraya
  • YahClick
  • YahLink
  • Yahlive

With operations in more than 150 countries spanning five continents, Yahsat is the preferred partner for reliable integrated satellite communication solutions and an industry centre of excellence for both government and commercial customers. The Company was established in the UAE in 2007 to meet the growing demand for satellite communication services by providing a secure and reliable means of global connectivity, regardless of geographic constraints. Our fleet of five geostationary satellites reaches more than 80% of the world’s population, enabling Yahsat to provide an extensive range of critical communications services that include broadband, video broadcasting, backhauling, mobile voice and data solutions. Yahsat is set to further expand its satellite fleet with the addition of the Thuraya-4 Next Generation Satellite, which is expected to commence commercial operations in H1 2025 and has already secured a substantial 15-year managed capacity services contract with the UAE Government.

Yahsat Government Solutions

  • Infrastructure, Managed Solutions
Yahsat Government Solutions offers end-to-end managed solutions and capacity to governments. This segment provides highly secure satellite connectivity and communications services for defence, government, and mission-critical applications for land, sea and air. Deep expertise and a strong network of international partnerships continues to enable Yahsat Government Solutions to provide secure capacity and tailored turnkey satellite communication platforms to its diverse client base. This segment comprises the majority of the Group's USD 2.1 billion contracted future revenues as of 9M 2022, offering strong visibility and security of future cash flows, equating to more than 5 times Yahsat's consolidated 2021 revenue. Learn more

  • Mobility Solutions
Thuraya is Yahsat’s mobile satellite services business. Offering state-of-the art communication solutions in over 150 countries, Thuraya is the only mobile satellite services operator to deliver GSM roaming capabilities from more than 395 worldwide GSM operators. It also provides innovative and reliable direct-to-device voice and data solutions to a variety of sectors including energy, government, broadcast media, maritime, military, aerospace and humanitarian NGOs. Learn more


  • Data Solutions
YahClick is a joint venture between Yahsat and Hughes Network Systems. As Yahsat’s Data Solutions arm, YahClick serves 45 countries across Africa, the Middle East and Southwest Asia. Leveraging Yahsat’s leadership in broadband solutions across emerging markets, together with Hughes Network Systems’ expertise as a global leader in broadband technology, YahClick’s primary objective is to provide broadband connectivity to unserved and underserved regions around the world. Learn more

  • IP Trunking Solutions and backbone of connectivity solutions
  • Corporate data networks
  • Communication links leveraging high power C-band coverage
YahLink provides end-to-end solutions for internet service providers and telecommunications carriers with high-capacity IP requirements. The solution provides satellite bandwidth and all equipment, including installation and maintenance for large bandwidth requirements. Learn more

  • Broadcast Solutions
  • Premium Services for Broadcasters and a select choice of TV Channels
Launched in 2011, Yahlive is a joint venture between SES and Yahsat. It provides direct-to-home television broadcast to over 20 markets across the Middle East, North Africa, Southwest Asia and Europe. Learn more