News • Oct 27, 2016 16:18 CEST
Hurricane Matthew, considered the most damaging hurricane to hit the Caribbean since 2007, claimed numerous lives and devastated what it found in its path. The impact has been particularly significant in Haiti, a country where infrastructure was already limited.
Eutelsat puts Africa broadband programme back on track with multi-year capacity agreement with Yahsat
Press releases • Oct 27, 2016 10:12 CEST
Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) and Yahsat, the Abu Dhabi-based international satellite operator, have signed a multi-year capacity agreement giving Broadband for Africa, Eutelsat’s African broadband venture, access to high-performance commercial Ka-band capacity for broadband services across Sub-Saharan Africa.
Press releases • Oct 25, 2016 18:35 CEST
Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) today presented fresh data on trends shaping Italy’s TV landscape where average viewing of linear content is the highest in Western Europe, at four hours and 40 minutes per person per day. Using research commissioned from TNS, the Eutelsat TV Observatory shows that satellite reception continues to consolidate its place in Italy’s TV market ...
Eric Moltzau joins Eutelsat America Corp. as Senior Vice President, Business Development and Strategy
Press releases • Oct 20, 2016 14:25 CEST
Eutelsat America Corp., the Washington DC-based affiliate of Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL), specialising in broadband and data solutions to support government services, oil and gas industries and enterprise customers, announces the appointment of Eric Moltzau as Senior Vice President Business Development and Strategy.
Telespazio and Eutelsat partner on driving HD and Ultra HD growth from flagship HOTBIRD video neighbourhood
Press releases • Oct 18, 2016 15:49 CEST
Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) and Telespazio, a Leonardo-Finmeccanica (67%) and Thales (33%) joint venture, a global broadcast service provider, are strengthening their longstanding strategic partnership with a new agreement that sets the stage for growth of higher resolution video channels at Eutelsat’s HOTBIRD video neighbourhood.
Press releases • Oct 12, 2016 11:41 CEST
Satellite TV homes in Italy are set for a feast of exceptional Ultra HD viewing with ‘Medici: Masters of Florence’, a landmark series from RAI that starts broadcasting on 18 October. The eight-part series starring Dustin Hoffman and chronicling the rise of the Italian Renaissance political dynasty will be available exclusively in the RAI 4K channel on Italy’s Tivùsat platform
Eutelsat selects Airbus Defence and Space and Orbital ATK to build replacement video satellite for 5° West neighbourhood
Press releases • Oct 11, 2016 10:23 CEST
Eutelsat Communications has selected Airbus Defence and Space and Orbital ATK to build a new satellite for the key 5° West orbital position serving mainly video markets in Europe and North Africa. Under the terms of the agreement Airbus Defence and Space will build the satellite’s payload while the platform will be manufactured by Orbital ATK.
Press releases • Sep 27, 2016 17:18 CEST
The world of television that we enjoy in and out of the home as well as in the palm of our hands is a world of boundlesscreativity, inspiration, courage and innovation. These qualities are some of the many fuelling the drive of channels shortlisted for one of this year’s prestigious Eutelsat TV Awards.
Press releases • Sep 19, 2016 10:17 CEST
Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) announces the appointment of Bruno Cattan as head of its newly-created Terminals and Systems Division in the company’s Technical Department.
Press releases • Sep 10, 2016 10:31 CEST
Eutelsat Communications and MultiChoice Africa, one of Africa’s most prominent video entertainment companies, today announced at IBC in Amsterdam the signature of a nine-year contract for the expansion of the MultiChoice DStv platform at Eutelsat’s 36° East video neighbourhood.
Press releases • Sep 10, 2016 10:00 CEST
Eutelsat Communications has validated the performance of a unique one-satellite geolocation solution that is now being deployed across its global monitoring network. The SIECAMS® ILS ONE service developed by Siemens Convergence Creators assists in the localisation of interference signals without the need for an adjacent satellite, thereby increasing Eutelsat’s ability ...
Press releases • Sep 09, 2016 12:14 CEST
ViaSat Inc. and Eutelsat Communications continue to execute on their strategy to deliver high-quality satellite-based Internet connectivity to the commercial airline market in Europe with a new service contract for SAS, Scandinavia’s leading airline.
IBC 2016: Media Broadcast Satellite and Eutelsat enter new phase of longstanding strategic partnership
Press releases • Sep 09, 2016 11:04 CEST
Media Broadcast Satellite GmbH, one of the leading providers of broadcast services, and Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) today announced at IBC the development and expansion of their longstanding strategic partnership.
Press releases • Sep 09, 2016 10:40 CEST
Eutelsat’s HOT BIRD neighbourhood and its EUTELSAT 7B satellite are fast becoming the point of reference for millions of Farsi TV homes across the Middle East, and this trend is set to accelerate following new agreements between BHS Media, the Dubai-based provider of broadcast services, and Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL).
IBC 2016: Eutelsat bolsters video competence through partnership with V-Nova, a leader in compression technologies
Press releases • Sep 09, 2016 08:01 CEST
Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL), one of the world's leading satellite operators, announces it is taking a minority stake in V-Nova, a London-based expert in advanced video compression technology. Eutelsat and V-Nova also plan to enter into a commercial partnership focused on satellite video transmission markets, where Eutelsat will exclusively distribute V-Nova’s ...
Press releases • Sep 08, 2016 17:00 CEST
TricolorTV, Russia’s fastest growing pay-TV platform, with 12 million subscribers, has officially launched its new broadband service using the High Throughput Ka-band capacity on the EUTELSAT 36C satellite commercialised by Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL). The new service offers consumer and professional subscribers Internet access with speeds of up to 40 Mbps downstream ...
IBC 2016: Globecast and Eutelsat partner on driving HD and Ultra HD growth at HOTBIRD video neighbourhood
Press releases • Sep 08, 2016 11:34 CEST
Globecast, the global solutions provider for media, and Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL), one of the world’s leading satellite operators, have signed a framework agreement that equips the two companies to renew and increase transponder use across the HOTBIRD broadcast satellites.
Press releases • Sep 08, 2016 11:01 CEST
Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) is reinforcing its collaboration with Sky Group with the signature of a direct, multi-year contract for satellite bandwidth that will serve newsgathering requirements for Sky’s UK, German and Italian operations.
Press releases • Sep 08, 2016 10:37 CEST
Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) announces the launch from the HOTBIRD video neighbourhood of an Ultra HD channel showing HDR (High Dynamic Range) content using HLG (Hybrid Log-Gamma) technology, the new HDR standard developed by the BBC and NHK.