21 Dec 2012
Telefonica to provide satellite Internet connectivity in Europe through Eutelsat
Eutelsat’s high-performance KA-SAT satellite allows Telefonica to provide fast Internet access to European operators beyond reach of terrestrial broadband networks
12 Dec 2012
East Africa comes out top at the 2012 DSTV Eutelsat Star Awards
PR/85/12 Paris, Johannesburg, 12 December 2012 - Organised by Eutelsat and MultiChoice Africa, the 2012 DStv Eutelsat Star Awards has proved a resounding success, drawing on the popularity of last year’s first edition for high-school students from across Africa. The winners of the second edition were announced in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, with a spotlight on East Africa as Anthony...
12 Dec 2012
Eutelsat brings “12-12-12” concert for Hurricane Sandy Relief to Europe from New York’s Madison Square Garden
PR/86/12 Paris, 12 December 2012 - Satellite capacity offered by Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) will enable television networks and operators across Europe to broadcast in High Definition the exceptional 12-12-12 live concert to be held tonight in New York City to aid the victims of Hurricane Sandy. The musical line-up performing at the “12-12-12” concert at Madison...
04 Dec 2012
Successful launch of EUTELSAT 70B satellite by Sea Launch
PR/84/12 Paris, 4 December 2012 – Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) announces that its EUTELSAT 70B satellite has been successfully delivered into orbit by a Zenit-3SL rocket operated by Sea Launch AG from the ocean-based Odyssey Launch Platform in international waters of the Pacific Ocean. Lift-off of the rocket carrying the 5.2 tonne satellite took place on Monday...
30 Nov 2012
Winners announced of the Eutelsat TV Awards 2012!
PR/83/12 Venice, 30 November 2012 - “Creative programming, engagement with viewers and a feel for new trends are core to great TV,” said Michel de Rosen, Eutelsat CEO, at tonight’s Eutelsat TV Awards ceremony in Venice. The Eutelsat TV Awards is a unique international event recognising the quality of thematic satellite TV channels. Over 120 channels from 19 countries participated...
21 Nov 2012
New record for Eutelsat’s KA-SAT satellite: Datagroup equips over 12,600 voting booths in the Ukraine with satellite broadband
PR/82/12 Paris, 21 November 2012 – During the Ukraine’s parliamentary elections of October 28, the KA-SAT satellite of Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) demonstrated its unique capacity to deliver massive data bandwidth to multiple sites, allowing real time video monitoring of over 12,600 polling stations. During election day and the following night, KA-SAT managed...
20 Nov 2012
France’s six new DTT channels in High Definition gear up to launch on Eutelsat’s FRANSAT platform on 12 December
PR/81/12 Paris, 20 November 2012 – Starting on 12 December, TV viewers across metropolitan France will be able to watch six new DTT channels broadcast exclusively in HD: Chérie 25, HD1, L’Équipe 21, Numéro 23, RMC Découverte and 6TER. The launch of these brand new channels marks another milestone in the expansion of free-to-air digital broadcast services in France and the progressive...
08 Nov 2012
DStv Eutelsat Star awards competition receives overwhelming response across the African continent
PR/76/12 Paris, Johannesburg, 8 November 2012 - This year is already proving a great year for the DStv Eutelsat Star Awards as the competition reaches a milestone of over 1,000 entries from secondary and high school students from across Africa. The competition, sponsored by MultiChoice and Eutelsat Communications, and now entering its second year, is designed to provoke thinking...
08 Nov 2012
Eutelsat Communications’ Annual General Meeting of shareholders of 8 November 2012
PR/77/12 Paris, 8 November 2012 All resolutions approved including: Fiscal 2011-2012 accounts Dividend of 1 euro per share, up 11% on dividend for 2010-2011 By-laws revised to comply with corporate governance best practice for directors' term of office: reduced from six to four years Appointment of Miriem Bensalah Chaqroun and Elisabetta Oliveri as independent directors The Ordinary...
06 Nov 2012
Eutelsat satellites mobilised for TV coverage in Europe and Middle East of the US presidential election
PR/74/12 Paris, 6 November 2012 – As the US presidential election enters into the final phase, capacity on three satellites operated by Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) has been mobilised by broadcasters and news agencies covering this event of international interest. Space on EUTELSAT 12 West A, EUTELSAT 8 West A and EUTELSAT 10A has been booked for periods between...
05 Nov 2012
Eurochannel picks EUTELSAT 16A to drive international expansion across Europe
PR/73/12 Paris, 5 November 2012 – Eurochannel, the international TV channel dedicated to European films and series, has selected the EUTELSAT 16A satellite operated by Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) to support the new phase of its pan-European expansion which kicked off on November 1. The channel has signed a five-year contract with Eutelsat for capacity and services...
01 Nov 2012
RSCC and Eutelsat partner on long-term roadmap for advanced satellite resources in Russia
New RSCC satellite programme for 36° East neighbourhood to expand digital infrastructure in Russia; Agreement to expand DTH broadcasting in Far East Russia from 140° East
25 Oct 2012
EUTELSAT COMMUNICATIONS -- SOLID FIRST QUARTER 2012-2013 REVENUES
Solid Quarterly revenue performance: Revenues up 6.5% to €314.4 million (+3.8% at constant currency) Video Applications up 9.1%, driven by satellite capacity added in 2011-2012 Data and Value-Added Services up 2.5%, with strong growth of Value-Added Services (+43.7%) Multi-usage down 5.8%, reflecting limited capacity in regions of highest demand EUTELSAT 172A (formerly GE-23) acquisition...
24 Oct 2012
Eutelsat Communications to propose appointment of two new independent Board members at General Assembly of 8 November
PR/70/12 Paris, 24 October 2012 – At the forthcoming Annual General Meeting of Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) on 8 November 2012, shareholders will be invited to vote on the appointment of two new independent Board members: Miriem Bensalah Chaqroun, a Moroccan national, and Elisabetta Oliveri, an Italian national. Miriem Bensalah Chaqroun is a Director of the Holmarcom...
17 Oct 2012
EUTELSAT 70B arrives at Sea Launch Home Port facility in California. Launch on track for 3 December
PR/67/12 Paris, 17 October 2012 – The EUTELSAT 70B satellite of Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) has arrived in Long Beach, California and been transported to the Sea Launch "Home Port" facility. After standalone spacecraft operations are completed, EUTELSAT 70B will be handed over to Sea Launch's prime contractor, Energia Logistics, Ltd., to be mated with the payload...
16 Oct 2012
Eutelsat statement on operations at 28.5° East
PR/66/12 Paris, 16 October 2012 - Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) today filed a request for arbitration against SES with the International Chamber of Commerce in Paris. This request is grounded on a breach by SES of the Intersystem Coordination Agreement signed with Eutelsat in 1999, whose object is to coordinate Eutelsat’s and SES’s respective operations at several...
11 Oct 2012
Eutelsat selects Thales Alenia Space to build the EUTELSAT 8 West B satellite, boosting satellite broadcasting resources in the Middle East and North Africa
PR/65/12 Paris, 11 October 2012 - Satellite broadcasting in the Middle East and North Africa will soon be gaining powerful new broadcasting resources following the order announced today by Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) of a new satellite from Thales Alenia Space. Called EUTELSAT 8 West B, the high-capacity spacecraft will be launched in 2015 to 8° West, joining...
09 Oct 2012
EUTELSAT 21B arrives in Kourou. Readies for Ariane launch on November 9
PR/64/12 Paris, 9 October 2012 – The EUTELSAT 21B satellite of Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) has arrived in Kourou, French Guiana, and is now being prepared for launch on November 9 by Arianespace on board an Ariane 5 rocket (Flight VA210). Lift-off is planned from 22.05 (CET) at the beginning of a launch window lasting 106 minutes. Weighing 5 tons at lift-off, EUTELSAT...
08 Oct 2012
Who will win at the Eutelsat TV Awards 2012?
PR/63/12 Paris, 8 October 2012 - “Satellite broadcasters are scaling new heights of programming quality and innovation,” said Duilio Giammaria, the well-known RAI journalist and Jury Chairman of this year’s Eutelsat TV Awards, the unique international event recognising the quality of thematic satellite TV channels. His comments came at the end of two days of viewing by a 10-member...
04 Oct 2012
Eutelsat condemns jamming of broadcasts from Iran and renews appeals for decisive action to international regulators
PR/62/12 Paris, 4 October 2012 Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) today made a new appeal to international regulatory authorities to urgently intervene in order to put an end to repeated jamming of satellite signals from Iran. This new appeal follows significant deliberate interference from Iran since October 3 of international networks, including BBC Persian, the Voice...
03 Oct 2012
Eutelsat satellite broadband selected for free public internet access in Albania
PR/61/12 Paris, 3 October 2012 - Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) today announced that its satellite broadband service has been chosen by the Albanian Government via the Albanian Postal Service to connect 850 post offices, schools and local government offices in rural areas to the Internet as part of the “Digital Age of Communications Agenda” initiated to increase free...
12 Sep 2012
Eutelsat distinguished as Global Operator of the Year by industry experts at World Satellite Business Week
PR/57/12 Paris, 12 September 2012 - Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) has been distinguished with the award 'Global Operator of the Year' at this week's annual World Satellite Business Week conference in Paris. Established as one of the highest accolades in the satellite industry, the 'Awards for Excellence in Satellite Communications' recognise satellite operators...
07 Sep 2012
Eutelsat and dcinex to create a one-stop-shop for the digital cinema market in Europe
PR/51/12 Amsterdam, 7 September 2012 - Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL), one of the world’s top satellite operators, and dcinex from Belgium, Europe’s leading digital cinema company, today announced an agreement to create a joint venture company called DSAT Cinema specialised in servicing the cinema industry in Europe as it accelerates the transition from celluloid...
07 Sep 2012
Denmark’s TV2 transforms its satellite newsgathering capabilities with Eutelsat’s NewsSpotter service
PR/52/12 Amsterdam, 7 September 2012 - Danish broadcaster TV2 is diversifying its satellite newsgathering capabilities with Eutelsat’s innovative NewsSpotter service. The service was successfully used by TV2 for live reporting of recent key events in France and the UK, and the Danish broadcaster now plans to continue to integrate it into its outside broadcasting infrastructure....
07 Sep 2012
Poland’s Cyfrowy Polsat pay-TV platform boosts capacity at Eutelsat’s HOT BIRD neighbourhood
PR 53/12 Paris, 7 September 2012 - Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) and Cyfrowy Polsat today announced the signature of a new contract for additional capacity at Eutelsat’s HOT BIRD video position. The addition of 18MHz will support the continued expansion of digital entertainment services by Poland’s leading pay-TV platform. This contract takes to six the total number...
06 Sep 2012
Jean-François Fenech joins Eutelsat’s Skylogic affiliate as CEO
PR/50/12 Paris, 6 September 2012 – Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) announces that Jean-François Fenech has joined Skylogic as CEO of Eutelsat’s broadband affiliate. Jean-François Fenech brings to Skylogic over 25 years of international telecommunications experience. He joins Skylogic from Antenna Hungária (part of the TDF group) where he was CEO, notably launching...
02 Aug 2012
DStv Eutelsat Star Awards back for 2012
PR/48/12 Paris, Johannesburg, 2 August 2012 - How can satellite technology help expand Africa’s horizons into the future? This is what the 2012 DStv Eutelsat Star Awards want to know from African students. Now in its second year, the Awards, which are a product of the partnership between Eutelsat and MultiChoice Africa, aim to inspire innovative thinking among secondary and high-school...
30 Jul 2012
EUTELSAT COMMUNICATIONS -- SOLID FULL YEAR 2011-2012 RESULTS
Full year 2011-2012 results: Revenue up 4.6% to €1,222.2 million (+5.4% at constant currency) Sustained growth in largest activity, Video Applications: + 5.8% Good performance by Value-Added Services (+8.5%) offsetting decline in Data Services (-1.6%) Multi-usage up 16.7% Profitability remains high EBITDA at €957.2 million, 78.3% margin, Group share of net income at €326.1 million,...
26 Jul 2012
Sky-Stream selects two Eutelsat satellites to support increasing demands from Maritime and Energy sectors
Paris 26 July 2012 – Dubai-based Sky-Stream has selected capacity on two satellites operated by Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) to respond to connectivity demands from customers engaged in the marine and oil & gas sectors. Sky-Stream has contracted for a total of 70 MHz of bandwidth which will be progressively deployed on two Eutelsat satellites: EUTELSAT 3C and EUTELSAT...
10 Jul 2012
Eutelsat and Arianespace pursue their longstanding collaboration with the signature of a new launch contract
Geneviève Fioraso, France’s Minister for Research and Higher Education, welcomes continuing partnership between two leading European space companies
03 Jul 2012
Eutelsat Communications: Information related to the Board of Directors
PR/41/12 Paris, July 3, 2012 – Eutelsat Communications (ISIN: FR0010221234 - Euronext Paris: ETL), one of the world’s leading satellite operators, announces the resignation of two Directors from its Board on June 25, 2012: Abertis Infraestructuras, represented by Francisco Reynes Massanet, and Abertis Telecom, represented by Marta Casas Caba. These resignations follow the announcement...
27 Jun 2012
Leading broadcasters from Bosnia and Herzegovina join forces at Eutelsat’s 16° East neighbourhood to launch TEAM:SAT
PR/39/12 Prague, 27 June 2012 - Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) announced today at the Digital TV Central and Eastern Europe conference in Prague that leading broadcasters from Bosnia and Herzegovina are strengthening their collaboration with the launch of a new platform called TEAM:SAT on the EUTELSAT 16A satellite. Serving a growing audience, currently standing at...
26 Jun 2012
Sky-Stream selects two Eutelsat satellites to support increasing demands from Maritime and Energy sectors
PR/46/12 Paris 26 July 2012 – Dubai-based Sky-Stream has selected capacity on two satellites operated by Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) to respond to connectivity demands from customers engaged in the marine and oil & gas sectors. Sky-Stream has contracted for a total of 70 MHz of bandwidth which will be progressively deployed on two Eutelsat satellites: EUTELSAT...
19 Jun 2012
Eutelsat Communications expands its footprint to high growth Asia-Pacific markets through acquisition of GE-23
PR/37/12 Paris, June 19, 2012 - Eutelsat Communications (ISIN: FR0010221234 - Euronext Paris: ETL), one of the world's leading satellite operators, today announced it has concluded negotiations to acquire the GE-23 satellite, associated customer contracts and orbital rights from GE Capital for US$228 million. The transaction is expected to close in the second half of 2012 (calendar),...
18 Jun 2012
Meet Eutelsat in Singapore at the CASBAA Satellite Industry Forum and CommunicAsia 2012
CASBAA Satellite Industry Forum - June 18, Shangri-La Hotel 9.25am Opening keynote, Michel de Rosen, Eutelsat CEO 4.50pm – Damien Garot, Eutelsat Director of Corporate Development in the panel ‘Demand, data, execution – the real world via satellite’ CommunicAsia -19-22 June, Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Level 4, Stand: 1U03-1
13 Jun 2012
Gulfsat expands business with Eutelsat. New capacity contract on EUTELSAT 8 West A to serve Middle East broadcast markets
PR/36/12 Paris, 13 June 2012 - Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) and Gulfsat, a leading service provider and satellite specialist in the Middle East and North Africa, today announced the signature of a new contract for capacity on Eutelsat’s EUTELSAT 8 West A satellite at 8 degrees West. With this new multi-year lease, Gulfsat’s fourth transponder with Eutelsat, the...
01 Jun 2012
Five Eutelsat satellites gearing up to transmit the UEFA Euro 2012 championship
PR/35/12 Paris, 1 June 2012 – With one week to go before kick-off of the UEFA Euro 2012 championship in Poland and the Ukraine, capacity on five Eutelsat satellites has been booked by broadcasters around the world to ensure full coverage and commentary of one of soccer’s top international competitions. The high-power reach of Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Central Asia delivered...
21 May 2012
Satellite broadband in Africa goes to a new level: Eutelsat’s new ‘IP Easy’ service uses Newtec technology for a fast route to broadband
PR/32/12 Paris, 21 May 2012 – Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) today announced the entry into service of its new ‘IP Easy’ broadband platform built to extend high-speed Internet access to residential and home office users as well as small and medium-sized enterprises across sub-Saharan Africa. Combining the strengths of Ku-band capacity on the recently-launched EUTELSAT...
21 May 2012
Eutelsat at Satcom Africa: new resources and services to boost broadcast and data markets across Africa
21-24 May 2012, Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa, Stand 26 Closing the infrastructure gap in Africa: innovative satellite solutions for affordable broadband access: Launch of IP Easy service from Gulf of Guinea to Madagascar; Eutelsat video positions: a preferred choice for broadcasters reaching viewers across Africa and Indian Ocean Islands: More than 50% of...
14 May 2012
Optimus chooses Eutelsat’s KA-SAT satellite to launch a new range of IP services for enterprises in Portugal
Using Eutelsat’s KA-SAT High Throughput Satellite, Optimus brings fast IP access to Portuguese enterprises beyond terrestrial broadband networks
10 May 2012
EUTELSAT COMMUNICATIONS THIRD QUARTER 2011-2012 REVENUES
Revenues up 4.6% to €308.7 million (+4.9% at constant currency) Sustained growth in Video Applications (Group’s largest activity): + 6.3% Good performance by Value-Added Services (+12.0%) offset decline in Data Services (-4.9%) Multi-usage up 13.3% Nine-month revenues up 4.6% to €911.2 million (+5.6% at constant currency) Strong backlog of €5.36 billion Full year 2011-2012 revenues...
09 May 2012
Eutelsat seals distribution agreement with RG Networks, making satellite broadband available via KA-SAT across Hungary
PR/28/12 Paris, 9 May 2012 - Eutelsat Communications, (Euronext Paris: ETL), one of the world’s leading satellite operators, today announced a distribution agreement between its Skylogic subsidiary and RG Networks, enabling RG Networks to benefit from Eutelsat’s KA-SAT High Throughput Satellite and advanced user equipment to deliver broadband to businesses and consumers across Hungary....
12 Apr 2012
Jean-Louis Robin to succeed Izy Béhar as Eutelsat Director Human Resources
PR/25/12 Paris, 12 April 2012 – Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) today announced that from 27 April, Jean-Louis Robin will assume the post of Director of Human Resources of the Group, replacing Izy Béhar who is retiring from Eutelsat after 12 years with the company. Jean-Louis Robin will also oversee the Group’s IT Department, headed by Jean-Michel Pernaut. Jean-Louis...
23 Mar 2012
Jean-François Leprince-Ringuet joins Eutelsat as Chief Commercial Officer
PR/20/12 Paris, 23 March 2012 – Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) announces that Jean-François Leprince-Ringuet is joining the Group as Chief Commercial Officer and member of the Executive Committee, succeeding Andrew Wallace who is leaving Eutelsat to pursue other professional interests. Jean-François will join Eutelsat on April 16 to assume overall responsibility for...
21 Mar 2012
Eutelsat’s NewsSpotter service via the KASAT satellite puts a new face on newsgathering in Europe
PR/19/12 Paris, 21 March 2012 - Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) today officially launched its innovative newsgathering service called ‘NewsSpotter’. The service expands the range of professional services provided through Eutelsat’s high-performance KA-SAT satellite and is provided by its Skylogic affiliate. Using a new generation of lightweight equipment, NewsSpotter...
14 Mar 2012
EBU seals long-term leases with Eutelsat for Europe-wide programme exchanges
PR/17/12 Washington, Geneva, Paris, 14 March 2012 – The EBU, the world’s largest association of broadcasters, is consolidating its longstanding relationship with Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) with a multiple-transponder contract on two satellites. The renewal of four transponders on EUTELSAT 7A (ex W3A) up to 2016 and the further renewal of four more transponders...
12 Mar 2012
Eutelsat and Es’hailSat, the Qatar Satellite Company select Arianespace to launch the EUTELSAT 25B / Es’hail 1 satellite
PR/15/12 Washington DC, 12 March 2012 - Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) and Es’hailSat, the Qatar Satellite Company, have selected Arianespace to launch their EUTELSAT 25B / Es’hail 1 satellite in the second quarter of 2013 on board an Ariane 5 launcher. The announcement was made today at the Satellite 2012 show in Washington DC. The contract signed with Arianespace...
02 Mar 2012
Eutelsat Communications joins CAC Large 60 index from 19 March 2012
PR/14/12 Paris, March 2, 2012 - Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) will join the CAC Next 20 and CAC Large 60 indices of NYSE Euronext Paris after the trading session of Monday 19 March 2012, at which point it will be withdrawn from the CAC Mid 60 and CAC Mid & Small indices. Following this, Eutelsat Communications will be part of the following indices of NYSE Euronext...
01 Mar 2012
European Union TV service, Europe by Satellite, expands satellite reach with switch to EUTELSAT 9A
Paris, 1 March 2012 - EbS and EbS+, the European Union's TV information services have moved their satellite services to the EUTELSAT 9A satellite (ex. EUROBIRD 9A) operated by Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL). The two channels are uplinked from today to EUTELSAT 9A by P&TLuxembourg whose services were selected following an open call for tender by the European Commission....
28 Feb 2012
Eutelsat at CabSat Dubai: boosting resources and innovation for broadcast and broadband markets
28 February – 1 March, Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, Stand S –D11, Hall Arena Highlights: > Unmatched opportunity for broadcasters to expand audience in Middle East, Europe, Africa; New ATLANTIC BIRD 7 satellite (EUTELSAT 7 West A) at 7° West: fuelling growth of digital and HDTV channels across Middle East and North Africa; > Affordable IP access in Africa:...
17 Feb 2012
Eutelsat and ViaSat innovation in new-generation broadband satellites awarded by the Society of Satellite Professionals International (SSPI)
Transformational KA-SAT and ViaSat-1 satellites represent outstanding contribution to satellite communications
16 Feb 2012
EUTELSAT COMMUNICATIONS REPORTS SOLID FIRST HALF 2011-2012 RESULTS
Revenue growth: +4.6% at €602.4 million; +6.0% at constant currency; Profitability: EBITDA up 3.4% to €478.5 million, generating an industry-leading EBITDA margin of 79.4%; Group share of net income: net margin at 26%; Excellent visibility: Record backlog of €5.3 billion up 9.6%; Fleet expansion programme on track with two successful satellite launches; Successful €1.8 billion...
08 Feb 2012
Algérie Télécom Satellite selects Eutelsat’s new ATLANTIC BIRD 7 satellite to extend mobile telephony and data networks across Algeria
PR/08/12 Paris 8 February 2012 - Algérie Télécom Satellite (ATS), a subsidiary of Algeria’s leading telecom operator, is expanding its relationship with Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) with five-year capacity contracts concluded on the new ATLANTIC BIRD 7 satellite. ATS has chosen the superior coverage of the entire Algerian territory afforded by ATLANTIC BIRD 7, enabling...
30 Jan 2012
Eutelsat’s satellites break the barrier of 4,000 TV channels!
PR/04/12 Paris, 30 January 2012 - Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) today announced that the number of channels broadcasting through its satellites hit the milestone of 4,000 at the end of 2011. This new landmark reflects almost 30 years of uninterrupted channel growth since the first TV signals broadcast in Europe from Eutelsat’s pioneering communications satellites....
24 Jan 2012
Eutelsat satellite capacity to broadcast a high-definition walk through the ‘Leonardo Live’ exhibition to cinemas across Europe
PR/03/12 Paris, 24 January 2012 – On February 16, art lovers across Europe will be able to experience LEONARDO LIVE, a satellite-delivered HD presentation of the landmark and sold-out exhibition in London’s National Gallery, “Leonardo da Vinci: Painter at the Court of Milan”. Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL), Europe’s leading satellite operator, is partnering on this...
19 Jan 2012
Declaration by Eutelsat on the Roj TV channel
PR/02/12 Paris, 19 January 2012 – Further to the instruction of the Danish public prosecutor, the Court of Copenhagen delivered a verdict on 10 January 2012 that the Roj TV channel is an instrument of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) with respect to their financial, structural and operational ties. The Court consequently condemned Roj TV, declaring it guilty of facilitating and...
16 Jan 2012
SIS LIVE selects two Eutelsat satellites to boost resources for outside broadcasting, including key 2012 events
PR/01/12 Paris, 16 January 2012 SIS LIVE, operator of the largest satellite uplink fleet in Europe and the leading outside broadcast provider in the UK, is ramping up its access to permanent capacity on satellites operated by Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL). New contracts have been signed between both companies for significant capacity on the ATLANTIC BIRD 1 satellite...