MIPCOM 2018 – CANNES. M7 Group has concluded a long term agreement with adult channel provider Marc Dorcel for the satellite distribution of Playboy TV Europe.
A1 Telekom Austria Group, in which the Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim’s América Móvil holds a majority stake, continued to post less profit in Q3 2018 following a brand value write-down as a result of the group-wide rebranding.
MIPCOM 2018 – CANNES. 4KUniverse, a 24/7 4K HDR general entertainment TV channel will be launching on the Hotbird video neighbourhood on November 1, 2018.
Greek radio station Radio Nikita 89.9 will launch a TV channel on Hellas Sat (39° East) on October 20, 2018.
Austrian TV platform simpliTV has added the children’s and family channels Fix&Foxi and RiC to its line-up.
Premium Free is launching a new bouquet of 13 channels supplied by AfricaXP and delivered using SES satellites at 28.2 degrees East.
WATCH VIDEO. Intelsat and Azercosmos, the national satellite operator of Azerbaijan, have announced the successful launch of the Intelsat 38 and Azerspace-2 satellite aboard an Ariane 5 launch vehicle from the Guiana Space Centre in Kourou, French Guiana.
Euroconsult expects satellite operators’ revenues to move from DTH and video services to telco- and data-driven traffic.
SES has opened its new teleport in the Isle of Man.
The Ariane 5 for Arianespace’s dual-payload launch with the Horizons 3e and Azerspace-2/Intelsat 38 telecommunications satellites has rolled out to the launch zone at Europe’s Spaceport, clearing the way for the milestone 100th flight of this workhorse from French Guiana.