Press releases • Jul 30, 2018 16:41 CEST
Saudi Arabia’s Taqnia Space (TSC) has signed a multi-year contract with Eutelsat (Euronext Paris: ETL) including incremental multi-transponder wide-beam capacity on the EUTELSAT 70B satellite as well as the fifth HTS spotbeam on EUTELSAT 3B, on which it already operates the four others.
Press releases • Jul 12, 2018 12:10 CEST
Leading global satellite operators Intelsat S.A., SES and Eutelsat announced today that they are aligned on a market-based proposal for the future use of the lower C-band spectrum in the U.S. Eutelsat has agreed to join the breakthrough proposal initiated by Intelsat, Intel and SES.
Press releases • Jul 11, 2018 17:40 CEST
The 8th edition of the DStv Eutelsat Star Awards competition is back following a successful Ugandan edition.
Press releases • Jun 26, 2018 12:58 CEST
Bambu Wireless, a Philippine Telecommunications Solutions Provider, has signed a multiyear contract with Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) for capacity on the EUTELSAT 172B satellite. Commercialised under the brand BambuSat, the capacity will be used for broadband, maritime, and government services across the Philippines’ 6,000 inhabited islands.
Press releases • Jun 12, 2018 11:46 CEST
In the final run-up to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) announces that capacity equivalent to 5,500 hours of High Definition (HD) transmissions has been booked by several TV channels and service providers ahead of the global event to be held from 14 June to 15 July.
Press releases • May 25, 2018 11:07 CEST
To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the coverage of the French Open by France Télévisions, the French public broadcaster has decided to offer its viewers a spectacular gift by providing them with free access to a 100% UHD event channel broadcast 24 hours a day on DTT and satellite TV.
Blog posts • May 22, 2018 18:28 CEST
For many of us, Internet access is something so common that we take it for granted. However, a significant part of the Mexican population has no way to go online due to the lack of communications infrastructure in their community. This is why an ambitious programme such as México Conectado was highly needed.
Satellite industry to enter operational phase of Crisis Connectivity Charter for support of global disaster relief
Press releases • May 18, 2018 10:59 CEST
Members of the satellite community, including Eutelsat, signed yesterday contribution agreements with the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), on behalf of the Emergency Telecommunications Cluster (ETC), stepping up their comitment to support global disaster relief.
Press releases • May 14, 2018 17:42 CEST
Press releases • May 09, 2018 17:02 CEST
Eutelsat Communications and TVN, the leading broadcaster in Poland, part of Discovery Inc., have signed a multiyear, multi-transponder agreement, renewing capacity at the HOTBIRD position, Poland’s leading satellite neighbourhood.
Press releases • Apr 26, 2018 10:50 CEST
Press releases • Apr 18, 2018 17:45 CEST
Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) announces that its 33.69% stake in the Spanish satellite operator, Hispasat, has been sold for a consideration of 302 million euros.
Press releases • Apr 12, 2018 17:12 CEST
There was a sudden burst of excitement as the room erupted in a thunderous applause when Amos Mumbere from Ntare School in Uganda was announced as the overall winner in the essay category at the 7th edition of the DStv Eutelsat Star Awards organised by MultiChoice Africa and Eutelsat in Kampala.
Press releases • Apr 12, 2018 10:22 CEST
Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL), one of the world's leading satellite operators, today announced that the NASA High Definition (NTV-3) and NASA Ultra High Definition (NTV-4) channels are broadcasting in free-to-air via satellite for the first time across Europe, the Middle East, North Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa.
UNBROSSA books capacity on EUTELSAT 117 West B to launch “Play”, a new DTH platform for the Caribbean
Press releases • Apr 09, 2018 11:15 CEST
UNBROSSA (Unique Broadcasting Service S.A.) has signed a multiyear, multi-transponder agreement with Eutelsat Americas, a subsidiary of Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) for capacity on the EUTELSAT 117 West B satellite to launch its new low-cost DTH platform for the Caribbean, called “Play”.
Eutelsat orders KONNECT VHTS, a new-generation satellite to deliver high-speed broadband across Europe
Press releases • Apr 05, 2018 20:44 CEST
Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris:ETL) announced today the order of a next-generation VHTS satellite system named KONNECT VHTS, to support the development of its European fixed broadband and in-flight connectivity businesses. The satellite, which is due to enter into service in 2021, will be built by Thales Alenia Space which will develop a satellite and ground segment solution ...
The new Croatian public channel HRT-HTV 5 displays its international ambitions by selecting HOTBIRD for satellite broadcasting
Press releases • Apr 05, 2018 10:55 CEST
The Croatian national broadcasting Group Hrvatska radiotelevizija (HRT) has signed a multi-year agreement with Eutelsat (Euronext Paris: ETL) for capacity on HOTBIRD, the flagship video neighbourhood for Europe and the Middle East, in order to broadcast its latest entertainment and news channel HRT-HTV 5 to an international viewer base.
Eutelsat announces the appointment of Luis Jiménez Tuñón as Global Executive Vice President, Data Business Line
Press releases • Mar 12, 2018 15:18 CET
Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) announced today at SATELLITE 2018 the appointment of Luis Jiménez Tuñón as Global Executive Vice President, Data Business Line. He will lead Eutelsat’s Data Business, including fixed data, Internet of Things (IoT), wholesale and new data business segments, providing solutions across Eutelsat’s global markets for enterprises, telecommunication ...