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Stargroup selects new EUTELSAT 65 West A satellite for StarGo broadband in Latin America

Stargroup selects new EUTELSAT 65 West A satellite for StarGo broadband in Latin America

Press Releases   •   Mar 09, 2016 12:31 CET

Stargroup, the parent company of StarTV, Mexico’s new DTH platform, announces a multi-year agreement with Eutelsat Americas, a subsidiary of Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) for Ka-band capacity on the EUTELSAT 65 West A satellite. Stargroup will use the capacity to power its new StarGo broadband platform.

EUTELSAT 65 West A satellite speeds into space

EUTELSAT 65 West A satellite speeds into space

Press Releases   •   Mar 09, 2016 12:07 CET

The successful lift-off of the Ariane rocket carrying the EUTELSAT 65 West A satellite into space lit up the night sky today in Kourou, French Guiana. The Ariane launcher ferrying Eutelsat’s newest satellite into space took off on 9 March at 02.20 (05.20 UTC) and delivered EUTELSAT 65 West A into its transfer orbit after a 27-minute flight.

​OSN First HD - Home of HBO receives Special Award from Eutelsat as 6000th channel on its fleet

​OSN First HD - Home of HBO receives Special Award from Eutelsat as 6000th channel on its fleet

Press Releases   •   Mar 09, 2016 09:37 CET

The threshold of 6,000 channels broadcasting via Eutelsat’s satellites was crossed earlier this year with the launch of OSN First HD - Home of HBO, a new channel broadcast by OSN, the leading Pay-TV network in the Middle East and North Africa. In honour of this landmark Eutelsat presented a Special Award to OSN at this week’s Cabsat event in Dubai.

OSN partners with Eutelsat for more HD channels and sets stage for Ultra HD services in the Middle East and North Africa

OSN partners with Eutelsat for more HD channels and sets stage for Ultra HD services in the Middle East and North Africa

Press Releases   •   Mar 08, 2016 07:59 CET

OSN, the leading pay-TV provider in the Middle East and North Africa, is ramping up capacity on the powerful EUTELSAT 8 West B satellite operated by Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL). Additional capacity at the Middle East’s flagship TV neighbourhood will support more expansion for OSN, including new High Definition channels and the introduction of Ultra HD services.

EUTELSAT COMMUNICATIONS FIRST HALF 2015-2016 RESULTS

EUTELSAT COMMUNICATIONS FIRST HALF 2015-2016 RESULTS

Press Releases   •   Feb 17, 2016 07:39 CET

The Board of Directors of Eutelsat Communications (ISIN: FR0010221234 – NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) reviewed the financial results for the half-year ended 31 December 2015.

Eutelsat and ViaSat Forming Joint Venture to Expand  Satellite Broadband in Europe

Eutelsat and ViaSat Forming Joint Venture to Expand Satellite Broadband in Europe

Press Releases   •   Feb 09, 2016 22:18 CET

New Partnership Will Leverage Eutelsat’s Successful European Broadband Business and ViaSat’s Advanced Broadband Technologies and Consumer ISP Business Expertise

Ghana and Zimbabwe students scoop top honours at 5th edition of DStv Eutelsat Star Awards organised by MultiChoice Africa and Eutelsat

Ghana and Zimbabwe students scoop top honours at 5th edition of DStv Eutelsat Star Awards organised by MultiChoice Africa and Eutelsat

Press Releases   •   Feb 09, 2016 20:53 CET

The winners of this year’s DStv Eutelsat Star Awards were announced tonight during a ceremony held in Nairobi, Kenya, that also celebrated rising student interest in science and technology.

EUTELSAT 65 West A flies into Kourou for Ariane launch on 9 March

EUTELSAT 65 West A flies into Kourou for Ariane launch on 9 March

Press Releases   •   Feb 08, 2016 11:30 CET

Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) announces that its EUTELSAT 65 west A satellite arrived in Kourou on 6 February and is on track for launch on 9 March by an Ariane rocket. Lift-off of the 6.5 tonne satellite is scheduled on 9 March at 02:22 local time (05:22 GMT, 06:22 CET).

Kenya prepares to host the DStv Eutelsat Star Awards!

Kenya prepares to host the DStv Eutelsat Star Awards!

Press Releases   •   Feb 03, 2016 12:38 CET

Record year for participation East Africa is abuzz with excitement as Kenya prepares to host government dignitaries, the academic community, the scientific world, students and guests for the fifth edition of the prestigious DStv Eutelsat Star Awards.

Satellite TV one of the fastest-growing media in West Africa

Satellite TV one of the fastest-growing media in West Africa

Press Releases   •   Feb 03, 2016 10:52 CET

New research revealed in the annual Africascope report produced by TNS Sofres shows a buoyant TV market in French-speaking African countries and the increasing marketshare of the EUTELSAT 16A satellite, one of the key TV satellites for West Africa.