RSCC’s new satellite Express-AM8 has become operational in its nominal orbital slot of 14 degrees East.
The subscribers of German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland can receive sports channel sportdigital in HD quality from December 1, 2015.
Dutch DTH platform CanalDigitaal, part of the M7 Group, is switching off the SD feed of the main Dutch channels in 2016.
WATCH VIDEO. French free-to-view satellite platform Fransat on the Eutelsat satellite will be broadcasting all its channels in HD from December 1.
Satelio, the German pay-TV platform for DTH households in Africa, has resumed its operations on November 24, 2015 after a two-day break following the loss of contact with Israeli satellite Amos-5 (17° East).
Israeli Spacecom said it lost contact with the Amos-5 satellite on Saturday morning and has been unable to reconnect with it since.
Eutelsat has sealed a three-year contract with the Broadcasting Authority of Zimbabwe (BAZ) for Ku-band capacity on the Eutelsat 3B satellite.
Yahlive will launch of a 43 channel bouquet for the Greater Arab Maghreb region, following the signing of a new partnership with Sahli Media Group in Paris.
SES and Hispasat will broadcast Saturday’s Real Madrid vs. Barcelona football match in Ultra High Definition (Ultra HD/4K).
German children’s and family channel RiC will open its slot for a new prime-time service focusing on movies, series, classics and free-to-air TV debuts from Europe.