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Eutelsat 7/8° West video neighbourhood in pole position, serving over 52 million TV homes in Middle East and North Africa

Eutelsat 7/8° West video neighbourhood in pole position, serving over 52 million TV homes in Middle East and North Africa

Press Releases   •   Nov 16, 2016 09:31 CET

Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) today unveiled the results of its new survey on TV reception modes and trends across the Middle East and North Africa.

Eutelsat unveils ‘Konnect Africa’ brand for satellite broadband venture

Eutelsat unveils ‘Konnect Africa’ brand for satellite broadband venture

Press Releases   •   Nov 15, 2016 10:22 CET

Today’s launch at the Africacom event of the ‘Konnect Africa’ brand by Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) marks a change in scope of the ‘Broadband for Africa’ venture set up to galvanise the market for satellite broadband services in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Eutelsat and Broadpeak® combine skills for satellite delivery of live TV and VOD to mobile devices

Eutelsat and Broadpeak® combine skills for satellite delivery of live TV and VOD to mobile devices

Press Releases   •   Nov 15, 2016 09:32 CET

Broadpeak, a leading provider of content delivery network (CDN) technologies, and Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) are combining their complementary skills to offer content providers a satellite-based solution for multiscreen video delivery to connected devices.

EUTELSAT COMMUNICATIONS: Annual General Meeting of shareholders of 4 November 2016

EUTELSAT COMMUNICATIONS: Annual General Meeting of shareholders of 4 November 2016

Press Releases   •   Nov 04, 2016 18:54 CET

The Ordinary and Extraordinary Annual General Meeting of Shareholders of Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) was held today in Paris. All the resolutions submitted were approved.

Globecast launches new Euronews HD channel at Eutelsat HOTBIRD position

Globecast launches new Euronews HD channel at Eutelsat HOTBIRD position

Press Releases   •   Nov 02, 2016 09:53 CET

Globecast, the global solutions provider for media, announces it has been contracted by Euronews, the most-watched international news channel in Europe to bring its new HD channel to viewers across Europe, North Africa and the Middle East. The channel’s world-first launch in HD on 1 November from Eutelsat’s HOTBIRD video neighbourhood follows the announcement by Eutelsat and Globecast at IBC 2016

BICS and Eutelsat team up to deliver satellite-based business continuity solutions for operators in Africa

BICS and Eutelsat team up to deliver satellite-based business continuity solutions for operators in Africa

Press Releases   •   Nov 02, 2016 09:19 CET

BICS, a global wholesale carrier for voice, mobile data and capacity services, today announced the launch of its on-demand connectivity solution for African telecom operators, in partnership with Eutelsat, a world-leading satellite operator. Using BICS’ RouteFlex, the joint solution allows mobile operators and service providers to raise the bar of network availability ...

Eric Moltzau joins Eutelsat America Corp. as Senior Vice President, Business Development and Strategy

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.

‘Medici: Masters of Florence’ in Ultra HD by RAI to broadcast in Italy through Eutelsat

‘Medici: Masters of Florence’ in Ultra HD by RAI to broadcast in Italy through Eutelsat

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

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.

Bruno Cattan joins Eutelsat as Terminals and Systems Director

Bruno Cattan joins Eutelsat as Terminals and Systems Director

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.