The first satellite communication station in the Caucasus region was opened at Mount Makhata in Tbilisi.
The company «Black Sea SAT» in the first stage, will transmit the signal of 28 Georgian channels in Caucasus countries, Europe and Central Asia, and will provide a high quality signal. In the future, is planned to include the most popular foreign channels, and construction on the territory of Georgia, digital radio relay stations.
The station opened Deputy Prime Ministers of Georgia and Turkey. As noted by Giorgi Baramidze, this is a very important day.
"Together with the Turkish counterpart, I have the opportunity to open the first satellite communications company, not only in Georgia but also throughout the Caucasus. It will allow Georgia's 28 channels, including the opposition, with the help of satellite to broadcast throughout the country, as well as in Europe "- mentioned the Deputy Prime Minister of Georgia.