Mike Antonovich has been appointed CEO of Eutelsat Americas.
Eutelsat has expanded its cable reach into over 50 million homes across the Americas.
Two Multichannel Video Programming Distributors (MVPDs) in the US have launched the first commercial linear Ultra HD services to cable and IPTV subscriber homes using SES’s satellite-delivered, pre-packaged, Ultra HD solution.
Sky has reported an increase in subscribers and profits across European markets.
MX1, a global media services company wholly owned by SES, and Vubiquity, have signed a multi-year linear distribution deal.
DTH satellite remains the most-used TV reception method in Germany.
Insight TV is to supply its 4k UHD and HD channel to M7 Group’s satellite TV platforms from April 4.
The Russian DTH platform NTV-Plus has signed a multi-year, multi-transponder contract with Eutelsat covering the Express-AT2 satellite to reach homes in the far east of the country.
Russia’s NTV Broadcasting Company has chosen Globecast to broadcast its channel NTV Mir TV to cable and DTH homes in Europe.
The SES-10 satellite has been successfully launched onboard a flight-proven SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from NASA’s Kennedy Space Centre, Florida.