Press releases • Jan 17, 2020 07:46 CET
The EUTELSAT KONNECT satellite was successfully launched into Geostationary Transfer Orbit by Arianespace using an Ariane 5 rocket that lifted off from the Guiana Space Center in Kourou, French Guiana, at 9.05 pm Universal Time (10.05 pm CET) on January 16.
Press releases • Jan 17, 2020 07:09 CET
On October 24, 2019, Eutelsat announced an investigation into a malfunction on one of the two solar arrays on its EUTELSAT 5 West B satellite. Pursuant to this investigation, the loss of the satellite’s South solar array has been confirmed. With the exception of the South solar array, the satellite performance remains nominal.
Press releases • Jan 14, 2020 17:59 CET
Eutelsat Communications has requested Moody’s Investors Service to withdraw all of its ratings on the Group. This decision was made in the context of the Group’s ongoing cost rationalization.
Press releases • Dec 11, 2019 10:59 CET
Eutelsat Communications has secured a multi-year capacity contract at its flagship HOTBIRD neighbourhood with Spain’s leading telecommunications operator, Telefonica.
Panasonic Avionics teams up with Eutelsat to deliver XTS in-flight connectivity across Europe and the Middle East
Press releases • Dec 05, 2019 12:22 CET
Panasonic Avionics Corporation (Panasonic), a market leader in in-flight entertainment and connectivity, has signed a multi-year agreement for Ku-band capacity on two multi-beam payloads on the EUTELSAT 10B satellite, due to be launched in 2022.
Press releases • Nov 19, 2019 09:02 CET
The all-electric KONNECT communications satellite built by Thales Alenia Space, the joint company between Thales (67%) and Leonardo (33%), for the international operator Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) is now undergoing final preparation prior to being shipped to the Guiana Space Center in Kourou, French Guiana, for a launch planned mid-January 2020.
Press releases • Nov 18, 2019 19:17 CET
Eutelsat announces first signing of Eutelsat CIRRUS solution on the African continent with Orao Telecom Congo
Press releases • Nov 12, 2019 11:43 CET
On the inaugural day of AfricaCom 2019, Eutelsat Communications announces a multiyear contract signature with Orao Telecom Congo for video capacity aboard one of its satellites located at 7° East, a privileged position for Africa. In a first for the African continent, Orao Telecom Congo has also signed up to Eutelsat CIRRUS; Eutelsat’s hybrid satellite/OTT delivery of channels.
Press releases • Nov 07, 2019 17:35 CET
The Ordinary and Extraordinary Annual General Meeting of Shareholders of Eutelsat Communications was held today in Paris. All the resolutions submitted were approved. They included notably: ...
Press releases • Oct 29, 2019 09:29 CET
Gogo (NASDAQ: GOGO), a leading global provider of broadband connectivity products and services for aviation, together with Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL), one of the world’s leading satellite operators, announced today a new satellite capacity agreement for high-speed inflight connectivity services.
Press releases • Oct 29, 2019 08:34 CET
Eutelsat Communications has signed a letter of agreement with Thales Alenia Space for the procurement of EUTELSAT 10B, a new all-electric satellite built on the Spacebus NEO platform. Scheduled to be launched in 2022, the satellite will be located at 10° East, an orbital position that offers a unique visibility spanning from the Americas to Asia.
Press releases • Oct 28, 2019 11:24 CET
On the eve of the IOT Solutions World Congress in Barcelona, Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) announces the launch of a pioneering satellite-based IoT connectivity service: Eutelsat IoT FIRST.
Press releases • Oct 10, 2019 11:39 CEST
Eutelsat Communications announces the appointment of Marie-Sophie Rouzaud as Group Chief Human Resources Officer. Her new position will be effective from early 2020. Marie-Sophie Rouzaud will become a member of the Group's Executive Committee as of the same date.
Press releases • Oct 10, 2019 08:23 CEST
Eutelsat Communications’ EUTELSAT 5 West B satellite was successfully launched into super-synchronous transfer orbit by International Launch Services using a Proton Breeze M rocket that lifted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome at 03.17 pm (12.17 pm CET on October 9).
Press releases • Sep 24, 2019 08:44 CEST
Eutelsat Communications unveils its ELO constellation project targeting the Internet of Things (IoT) market.
Press releases • Sep 13, 2019 09:02 CEST
Eutelsat Americas, a subsidiary of Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL), has been selected by Orby TV for capacity on the EUTELSAT 117 West A satellite. The multi-year, multi-transponder agreement between the companies was announced at the International Broadcast Convention (IBC 2019) following Orby TV’s recent launch of its new and affordable satellite service ....
Press releases • Sep 03, 2019 11:24 CEST
Eutelsat announces its withdrawal from the C-Band Alliance (“CBA”), which has been formally notified to the CBA members today. As a reminder, the CBA is an organization tasked with the clearing and repurposing of C-band spectrum to make a portion of this band available for 5G services in the United States.