The Russian Satellite Communications Company (RSCC) has almost completed ground tests of the new telecom satellites Express-AMU3 and Express-AMU7.
German Christian free-TV channel Bibel TV will continue broadcasting in SD resolution via the Astra satellite system (19.2° East) in the coming years.
Türksat 6A will be launched in 2022, according to Adil Karaismailoglu, Turkey’s minister of transport and infrastructure.
Ukraine’s upcoming multiplex MX-7 will use SES Astra at 31 degrees East for satellite distribution.
Ksenia Drozdova, deputy DG for business development at the Russian Satellite Communications Company (RSCC), has been elected DG of the Intersputnik International Organisation of Space Communications (IOSC).
Bavarian media authority BLM is reorganising the DTH satellite distribution of the German federal state’s local TV channels on Astra (19.2° East).
Eutelsat’s broadcast revenues in the (third) quarter ending March 31 amounted to €182 million.
SES’s video business had revenues of €263 million in the first quarter, or 4.6% less than in the same period last year.
Turkey’s minister of transport and infrastructure Adil Karaismailoglu has announced that the communications satellite Turksat 5A has entered orbit at 31 degrees East.
The local and regional commercial TV channels from German federal state Bavaria will continue to distribute their services to DTH satellite households via Astra (19.2° East).