The U.S. Export-Import Bank said Nov. 19 it authorized two transactions totaling $461 million to underwrite the export of U.S.-made satellites to Hong Kong. Asia Broadcast Satellite (ABS) will deploy the satellites to upgrade and expand its fleet, which offers coverage to 80% of the world's population and targets emerging markets in Africa, Asia, the Middle East and Russia. In the first transaction, the bank authorized a $171.3 million loan to ABS to finance the purchase of a FS1300, ...

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