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NHK partners with Eutelsat for the launch of the world’s first 8K channel

NHK partners with Eutelsat for the launch of the world’s first 8K channel

Press releases   •   Dec 03, 2018 13:18 CET

NHK, Japan’s national broadcaster, has partnered with Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext: ETL) to launch the world’s first 8K network; BS8K. The live broadcast took place on December 2nd from the Vatican where images were transmitted to Tokyo via EUTELSAT 12 West B satellite with a mobile uplink provided by M-three Satcom.

MASMOVIL Group to provide satellite broadband services throughout Spain via KA-SAT

MASMOVIL Group to provide satellite broadband services throughout Spain via KA-SAT

Press releases   •   Dec 03, 2018 11:02 CET

Deal highlights the role of satellite in complementing the terrestrial infrastructure MASMOVIL Group, Spain’s fourth largest telecommunications operator, has signed an agreement with Eutelsat (NYSE Euronext: ETL)’s subsidiary, Eurobroadband Infrastructure, to distribute broadband services to under-connected areas across the country via the KA-SAT satellite.

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Press releases   •   Nov 29, 2018 09:03 CET

Konnect Africa launches its satellite Internet access offers in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Konnect Africa launches its satellite Internet access offers in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Press releases   •   Nov 28, 2018 11:01 CET

Konnect Africa, an initiative of the satellite operator Eutelsat (Euronext: ETL) dedicated to satellite broadband on the African continent, announces the launch today of its Internet access offers throughout the Congolese territory.

Eutelsat procures replacement satellites for its flagship HOTBIRD neighbourhood at 13° East

Eutelsat procures replacement satellites for its flagship HOTBIRD neighbourhood at 13° East

Press releases   •   Nov 19, 2018 11:52 CET

Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext: ETL) has ordered two new satellites from Airbus Defence and Space to replace the three existing HOTBIRD satellites at its 13° East flagship neighbourhood. These all-electric high-power satellites are set to enter into service in 2022, serving Europe, the Middle East and North Africa.

Comprehensive study of satellite television reception places Eutelsat as market leader across Nigeria, Cameroon and Ivory Coast

Comprehensive study of satellite television reception places Eutelsat as market leader across Nigeria, Cameroon and Ivory Coast

Press releases   •   Nov 13, 2018 10:25 CET

A far-reaching in-depth study, led by Nielsen, of television reception throughout Nigeria, Cameroon and Ivory Coast, has positioned Eutelsat as satellite market leader within these countries. The face-to-face interviews were conducted with 3,000 households in Nigeria, 2,000 in Cameroun and 2,000 in Ivory Coast, representative of the population of the geographical area surveyed.

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C-Band Alliance Increases to 200 MHz Its FCC Proposal for Spectrum Repurposing in the U.S. to Support Nationwide 5G Deployment

C-Band Alliance Increases to 200 MHz Its FCC Proposal for Spectrum Repurposing in the U.S. to Support Nationwide 5G Deployment

Press releases   •   Oct 22, 2018 22:22 CEST

Assuming full adoption of the Alliance’s FCC proposal, spectrum could be cleared within 18 to 36 months of a final FCC order C-Band Alliance members Intelsat (NYSE: I), SES (Euronext Paris: SESG), Eutelsat (Euronext Paris: ETL) and Telesat engaged in transition planning with customers to ensure existing critical broadcast services are fully protected

​Eutelsat appoints Gary Donnan as Chief Innovation Officer

​Eutelsat appoints Gary Donnan as Chief Innovation Officer

Press releases   •   Oct 16, 2018 11:41 CEST

Gary Donnan will join Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) on 29 October as Chief Innovation Officer, reporting to Chief Executive Officer Rodolphe Belmer. In this role, Gary is tasked with defining Eutelsat's innovation roadmap and the identification and cross-functional development of innovation initiatives across the Group.