AMOS-17 has successfully completed its in-orbit testing at the 17 degrees East orbital slot.
FCC chairman Ajit Pai announced that the US regulator plans to hold a public auction of the 3.7-4.2 GHz band.
Subscriber numbers at Israel’s Yes slipped by 7,000 on the quarter as the Beseq-owned operator prepared to begin the transition from satellite to online delivery.
Spacecom has signed an agreememt with a leading Angolan satellite services company for C-Band HTS capacity on the newly-launched Amos-17 communication satellite.
German internet TV platform waipu.tv had around 366,000 subscribers on September 30, 2019, exceeding the expected number of over 350,000 paying customers for 2019 as a whole.
Pay-TV platform bobbles.tv, which provided expats throughout Europe with TV channels from their home country, has ceased operations, as CEO Arnold C. Kulbatzki confirmed to Broadband TV News.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland will shortly offer a new subscription package for sports fans.
With a special promotion, German DTH satellite platform HD+ wants to attract customers of its competitor Diveo, which recently announced its closure on November 30, 2019.
The Russian DTH operator Orion saw a 47% year-on-year increase in its TV channel distribution revenues in the third quarter.
M7 Group will close Diveo, its TV platform on Astra (19.2° East) for DTH satellite households in Germany, on November 30, 2019.