BRI Bank Indonesia immediately noted a record breaker as the first bank in the world that owns and also operates telecommunications satellites. During this time, the bank hired 23 transponder satellite capacity from other parties with an annual fee of US $35,714,285.
BRI satellite named "BRIsat" is planned to be orbited in Papua, Indonesian, sky as a substitute for satellite owned by Indosat which has expired. Launching BRIsat not as smooth as expected. Until now, the satellite owned by Bank BRI yet in orbit right also because of the weather. In fact, the cancellation of yesterday's launch of the cancellation of the third.
BRIsat satellite scheduled to be launched by the Arianespace at the Guiana Space Center in Kourou, French Guiana, on Friday, June 17, 2016, at 17.30 local time. But eventually canceled due to unfavorable weather factors. Delays launch carried out until the next 24 hours or until the situation is completely possible.
BRIsat has 45 transponders that would later be used on four government agencies, namely the Ministry of Defense, Education and Culture, Finance, and the Ministry of Maritime Affairs and Fisheries.
As reported by tempo.co, artificial satellites Space System Loral, the United States require an investment of US $241,071,428,571. It's a fantastic figure.
Commissioner of PT Bank Rakyat Indonesia (Persero) Tbk Mustafa Abubakar said that the satellite is not in the hand-over, it is still the responsibility of the plant, so any damage is not the responsibility of Bank BRI.
Benefits of Satellite BRIsat, BRI's management claims BRIsat can hit a minimum operating expenses by 40 percent or around US $14,285,714. Meanwhile, as reported by viva.co.id, BRI satellite carrier rocket weight reached 700 tons.