Jordan has been elected as a member of the board of the Arab Satellite Communications Organisation (Arabsat). Arabsat CEO Khalid bin Ahmed Balkheyour said that Arabsat is the only satellite operator in the Middle East to offer a full range of telecommunications, broadcasting and broadband services. It does so via satellites in the 26, 30.5, 20 and 44.5 degree positions to the East in addition to Hellas Sat Satellite which is owned by Arabsat at 39 degrees, Petra reported.