Press releases • Dec 06, 2017 10:20 CET
EUTELSAT 115 West B satellite to support defence networks in Andean region Bogota, Paris, 6 December 2017 – The Colombian Ministry of Defence has signed an agreement with Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) for capacity on the EUTELSAT 115 West B satellite.
Press releases • Dec 05, 2017 10:02 CET
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Press releases • Nov 23, 2017 10:40 CET
Walesi, the Fijian Government’s Digital Television infrastructure management company, has signed a multi-year agreement with Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) that will for the first time expand free-to-air television throughout Fiji. The agreement covers C-band capacity on the EUTELSAT 172B satellite to complement terrestrial coverage of the Walesi digital television platform.
Eutelsat all-electric EUTELSAT 172B satellite set to transform connectivity landscape in Asia-Pacific
Press releases • Nov 21, 2017 13:49 CET
New satellite goes live at 172° East, delivering enhanced capacity and new HTS payload for in-flight connectivity Eutelsat Communications’ (Euronext Paris: ETL) all-electric EUTELSAT 172B satellite that went into full commercial service this morning is now offering greatly enhanced flexibility, power and connectivity for users in a vast region stretching from the West coast of the Americas ..
Press releases • Nov 15, 2017 15:35 CET
New service to enable high-quality viewing of TV channels on mobile devices in public venues in Russia Tricolor TV, Russia’s leading TV operator and one of the leading TV operators in Europe, is taking a further step in audience expansion with an innovative service called Territoria TricolorTV, launched in partnership with Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL).
Press releases • Nov 15, 2017 10:13 CET
Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) has appointed Gerry O’Sullivan as Executive Vice President, Global TV and Video. In his new role he will drive the product development strategy that ensures that Eutelsat continues to offer customers the most innovative video services across its global footprint.
Further growth at Eutelsat 7/8° West video neighbourhood: now reaching into over 56 million TV homes in Middle East and North Africa
Press releases • Nov 14, 2017 10:53 CET
Eutelsat takes the pulse of TV trends in Middle East and North Africa with latest edition of its TV Observatory: •Satellite surges 7% in one year to reach new milestone of 59 million homes, or 94% of total TV homes •Eutelsat/Nilesat 7/8° West neighbourhood first choice for multi-channel viewing: offering broadcasters access to 56.2 million homes, up 6% in 12 months
Press releases • Nov 09, 2017 10:36 CET
Alaska Communications, Alaska’s leading broadband and managed IT service provider, has signed a long-term multi-transponder agreement with Eutelsat Americas, a subsidiary of Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL), to extend access to telecom services for businesses, schools, health care providers, state and local governments across Alaska.
Press releases • Nov 08, 2017 18:40 CET
The Ordinary and Extraordinary Shareholders’ Meeting of Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) today approved the appointment of four new directors: Dominique D'Hinnin, Paul-François Fournier, Esther Gaide and Didier Leroy. Their mandates will be for a term of four years up to the date of the Ordinary General Meeting to approve the financial statements for the Financial Year ending 30 June
Press releases • Nov 08, 2017 10:13 CET
“Now Rhinos Speak” project run by Sigfox Foundation to attach GPS sensors to 3,000 rhinos and monitor nature reserves •Eutelsat providing satellite capacity to collect data retrieved from sensors • Staff in national parks and game reserves equipped for improved tracking of rhinos in fight against poaching
Press releases • Nov 07, 2017 10:20 CET
Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL), one of the world’s leading satellite operators, today announced a multi-year agreement with La Poste Sénégal, the country’s public postal service company, to interconnect 200 post offices nationwide.
Press releases • Oct 26, 2017 17:50 CEST
Press releases • Oct 16, 2017 12:37 CEST
Eurochannel, the international channel dedicated to high-quality European films and series, today announced from MIPCOM in Cannes its upgrade from Standard to High Definition (HD) with Eutelsat. Already a direct customer of Eutelsat for the last five years, the channel is now expanding its capacity on thehigh-power EUTELSAT 16A satellite to launch its HD version for European viewers.
Press releases • Oct 13, 2017 10:28 CEST
Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) has acquired NOORSAT, one of the leading satellite service providers in the Middle East, from Bahrain’s Orbit Holding Group.
Press releases • Oct 11, 2017 11:11 CEST
The EUTELSAT 172B spacecraft, built by Airbus for Eutelsat, one of the world’s leading satellite operators, has now reached geostationary orbit, breaking the record for the fastest satellite electric orbit raising (EOR).
Travelxp 4K gearing up for commercial launch on 1 October at Eutelsat’s popular HOTBIRD neighbourhood
Press releases • Sep 28, 2017 14:25 CEST
Eutelsat Communications announces the commercial launch in Europe on 1 October of Travelxp 4K at its popular HOTBIRD video neighbourhood. Travelxp 4K, the world’s first 4K HDR channel, will leverage HOTBIRD’s market-leading penetration into cable and IPTV networks across Europe, the Middle East and North Africa.
German federal election: capacity on four Eutelsat satellites mobilised for TV coverage by German and international media outlets
Press releases • Sep 21, 2017 12:32 CEST
Capacity on four satellites operated by Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) is mobilised by leading German and international media to cover the German federal election on Sunday 24 September which will see up to 62 million voters go to the polls.
Press releases • Sep 16, 2017 15:19 CEST
VIVACOM, the leading provider of telecom services in Bulgaria, today announced at IBC in Amsterdam the signature of a multi-year contract with Eutelsat for C-band capacity on the EUTELSAT 8 West B satellite in order to expand its video business in Africa.
Press releases • Sep 15, 2017 10:10 CEST
Eutelsat Communications today announced at the IBC show in Amsterdam that its Sat.tv app, the smart programme guide available through tablets and smartphones, is now running on connected TVs using the HbbTV standard. Available for free channels broadcasting from Eutelsat’s HOTBIRD and 7/8° West video neighbourhoods, Sat.tv helps viewers browse through hundreds of free channels and track their ...
Eutelsat and Globecast renew partnership to further drive HDTV growth at the HOTBIRD video neighbourhood
Press releases • Sep 14, 2017 14:07 CEST
Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) and Globecast, the global solutions provider for media, have renewed capacity on a multi-year basis at the HOTBIRD video position.