Blog posts • Feb 26, 2018 15:05 CET
Scheduled for launch in 2019, the EUTELSAT QUANTUM satellite marks a revolutionary step forward for commercial satellites, offering unprecedented customisation and flexibility. Yohann Leroy, Deputy CEO and Chief Technical Officer at Eutelsat, was at Airbus’ premises in Portsmouth today to unveil the key features of our software-driven satellite, which is currently under construction.
Press Releases • Feb 16, 2018 07:39 CET
The Board of Directors of Eutelsat Communications, chaired by Dominique D’Hinnin, reviewed the financial results for the half-year ended 31 December 2017.
Press Releases • Feb 16, 2018 07:15 CET
UnicomAirNet (UAN) has signed a multi-year agreement with Eutelsat Asia, an affiliate of Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL), to address the fast-growing in-flight connectivity (IFC) market in the Asia Pacific region.
Press Releases • Feb 15, 2018 13:01 CET
Elettronica Industriale, a subsidiary of the Italian group Mediaset, has signed a multi-year capacity agreement with Eutelsat (Euronext Paris: ETL) to accelerate its transition to High Definition (HD).
Press Releases • Feb 08, 2018 09:43 CET
Eurovision Media Services – the business arm of the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) – and Eutelsat (Euronext Paris: ETL) announced today the renewal and expansion of their partnership for capacity in Ku-band via a number of contracts on the EUTELSAT 10A satellite.
Blog posts • Jan 30, 2018 12:05 CET
OTT solutions are widely being promoted as the future of broadcasting, however, as audiences demand greater image definition, can they deliver the content in optimum quality? Markus Fritz, Eutelsat's EVP of Commercial Development and Strategic Partnerships, explains how hybrid satellite and OTT solutions can help broadcasters optimise their services.
Press Releases • Jan 25, 2018 09:59 CET
Eutelsat Communications today announced the appointment of Marie-Sophie Ecuer as Director Corporate Communications. Marie-Sophie has a proven track record both in communications and the aeronautical and space industries, where she has gained most of her professional experience.
Eutelsat announces rise in Free-To-Air HD channels at key 7/8° West video neighbourhood at CABSAT 2018
Press Releases • Jan 15, 2018 12:56 CET
At CABSAT today, leading satellite operator Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) released new data about the TV channels it broadcasts from its 7/8° West video neighbourhood.
Eutelsat and China Unicom join forces to provide satellite communication services in the framework of the “Belt and Road” initiative
Press Releases • Jan 09, 2018 09:43 CET
On the occasion of French President Emmanuel Macron’s state visit to China, Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with China United Network Communications Co., Ltd. (China Unicom) that is aimed at addressing the fast-growing satellite communications market in Asia-Pacific in the framework of the “Belt and Road” initiative.
Press Releases • Dec 06, 2017 10:20 CET
EUTELSAT 115 West B satellite to support defence networks in Andean region Bogota, Paris, 6 December 2017 – The Colombian Ministry of Defence has signed an agreement with Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) for capacity on the EUTELSAT 115 West B satellite.
Press Releases • Dec 05, 2017 10:02 CET
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Press Releases • Nov 23, 2017 10:40 CET
Walesi, the Fijian Government’s Digital Television infrastructure management company, has signed a multi-year agreement with Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) that will for the first time expand free-to-air television throughout Fiji. The agreement covers C-band capacity on the EUTELSAT 172B satellite to complement terrestrial coverage of the Walesi digital television platform.
Eutelsat all-electric EUTELSAT 172B satellite set to transform connectivity landscape in Asia-Pacific
Press Releases • Nov 21, 2017 13:49 CET
New satellite goes live at 172° East, delivering enhanced capacity and new HTS payload for in-flight connectivity Eutelsat Communications’ (Euronext Paris: ETL) all-electric EUTELSAT 172B satellite that went into full commercial service this morning is now offering greatly enhanced flexibility, power and connectivity for users in a vast region stretching from the West coast of the Americas ..
Press Releases • Nov 15, 2017 15:35 CET
New service to enable high-quality viewing of TV channels on mobile devices in public venues in Russia Tricolor TV, Russia’s leading TV operator and one of the leading TV operators in Europe, is taking a further step in audience expansion with an innovative service called Territoria TricolorTV, launched in partnership with Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL).
Press Releases • Nov 15, 2017 10:13 CET
Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) has appointed Gerry O’Sullivan as Executive Vice President, Global TV and Video. In his new role he will drive the product development strategy that ensures that Eutelsat continues to offer customers the most innovative video services across its global footprint.
Further growth at Eutelsat 7/8° West video neighbourhood: now reaching into over 56 million TV homes in Middle East and North Africa
Press Releases • Nov 14, 2017 10:53 CET
Eutelsat takes the pulse of TV trends in Middle East and North Africa with latest edition of its TV Observatory: •Satellite surges 7% in one year to reach new milestone of 59 million homes, or 94% of total TV homes •Eutelsat/Nilesat 7/8° West neighbourhood first choice for multi-channel viewing: offering broadcasters access to 56.2 million homes, up 6% in 12 months
Press Releases • Nov 09, 2017 10:36 CET
Alaska Communications, Alaska’s leading broadband and managed IT service provider, has signed a long-term multi-transponder agreement with Eutelsat Americas, a subsidiary of Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL), to extend access to telecom services for businesses, schools, health care providers, state and local governments across Alaska.
Press Releases • Nov 08, 2017 18:40 CET
The Ordinary and Extraordinary Shareholders’ Meeting of Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) today approved the appointment of four new directors: Dominique D'Hinnin, Paul-François Fournier, Esther Gaide and Didier Leroy. Their mandates will be for a term of four years up to the date of the Ordinary General Meeting to approve the financial statements for the Financial Year ending 30 June
Press Releases • Nov 08, 2017 10:13 CET
“Now Rhinos Speak” project run by Sigfox Foundation to attach GPS sensors to 3,000 rhinos and monitor nature reserves •Eutelsat providing satellite capacity to collect data retrieved from sensors • Staff in national parks and game reserves equipped for improved tracking of rhinos in fight against poaching