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EUTELSAT 172B satellite: on the road to Kourou

EUTELSAT 172B satellite: on the road to Kourou

Press releases   •   Mar 15, 2017 12:02 CET

The EUTELSAT 172B satellite of Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) is in the final stages of preparation at the Airbus Defence and Space facility in Toulouse and will be boarded onto a special flight to French Guiana on 20 March. The 3.5 tonne satellite is scheduled for an Ariane launch on 25 April from the European Spaceport in Kourou.

Béatrice Beau joins Eutelsat as Executive Vice President Global Broadband Services

Béatrice Beau joins Eutelsat as Executive Vice President Global Broadband Services

Press releases   •   Mar 13, 2017 15:36 CET

Béatrice Beau is appointed today as Executive Vice President Global Broadband Services at Eutelsat. She reports directly to Michel Azibert, Deputy CEO and Commercial and Development Director.

Eutelsat and ViaSat Close European Broadband Joint Venture

Eutelsat and ViaSat Close European Broadband Joint Venture

Press releases   •   Mar 06, 2017 10:11 CET

Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) and ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT) today closed their partnering arrangement combining Eutelsat’s established European broadband business with ViaSat’s broadband technology know-how and Internet Service Provider (ISP) business expertise.

Eutelsat Broadband boosts speed and sets the industry standard for data allowance options with latest range of tooway™ Business satellite solutions

Eutelsat Broadband boosts speed and sets the industry standard for data allowance options with latest range of tooway™ Business satellite solutions

Press releases   •   Feb 28, 2017 12:49 CET

Eutelsat Broadband today announced an improved range of tooway™ Business satellite broadband services designed to meet the needs of SOHO, SMB and Corporates located across Europe, North Africa and large parts of the Middle East. The new services include boosted download speeds from 22Mbit/s to 30Mbit/s and an increased data allowance package up to 500GB per month ...

EUTELSAT COMMUNICATIONS  FIRST HALF 2016-2017 RESULTS

EUTELSAT COMMUNICATIONS FIRST HALF 2016-2017 RESULTS

Press releases   •   Feb 09, 2017 07:31 CET

• Revenues of €755 million, down 0.9% like-for-like , in line with expectations • High level of profitability: EBITDA margin of 77.9% • Net Income: €192 million, up 2.2% • Strong growth in Discretionary Free Cash Flow, up 27% to €325 million • EBITDA margin target raised on the back of ‘LEAP’ cost-savings plan; all other financial objectives confirmed

Students from Ethiopia and Nigeria score big at 6th edition of DStv Eutelsat Star Awards organised by Eutelsat and MultiChoice Africa

Students from Ethiopia and Nigeria score big at 6th edition of DStv Eutelsat Star Awards organised by Eutelsat and MultiChoice Africa

Press releases   •   Feb 08, 2017 11:52 CET

winners of this year’s DStv Eutelsat Star Awards, the unique pan-African competition that encourages young minds to explore innovative thinking in science and space technology were announced tonight in Nigeria. The sixth edition shows sustained interest from African learners aged 14 to 19, attracting over 1,000 entries from 20 countries. .

Taqnia Space selects Eutelsat to empower its HTS Aero Service over Middle East, North Africa, Mediterranean and Europe

Taqnia Space selects Eutelsat to empower its HTS Aero Service over Middle East, North Africa, Mediterranean and Europe

Press releases   •   Feb 02, 2017 11:00 CET

Checking emails and social networks, streaming live content at 36,000 feet are poised to become reality at the end of this year for passengers connected to Taqnia Space Aero services’ platform following an agreement between Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL), one of the world's leading satellite operators, and Taqnia Space (TSC), owned by the Public Investment Fund (PIF) ...

EUTELSAT 7 West A satellite takes Echourouk News to Algerian viewers in High Definition

EUTELSAT 7 West A satellite takes Echourouk News to Algerian viewers in High Definition

Press releases   •   Jan 30, 2017 17:09 CET

On the occasion of DISCOP Dubai, that brings together key TV players from across the Middle East and North Africa, Algeria’s Echourouk media group announces its selection of the EUTELSAT 7 West A satellite to broadcast the High Definition version of its flagship news channel, Echourouk News.

EUTELSAT 117 West B all-electric satellite fully charged and now in commercial service

EUTELSAT 117 West B all-electric satellite fully charged and now in commercial service

Press releases   •   Jan 16, 2017 10:30 CET

Commercialised by the Eutelsat Americas affiliate, EUTELSAT 117 West B is the second all-electric satellite in Eutelsat’s fleet.

Microspace Communications introduces DataBridge IP satellite solution using Eutelsat SmartLNB