Sky Italia’s place at Eutelsat’s premier European neighbourhood has been assured after the pay-TV operator renewed its contract with the satellite company.
Russia’s two latest spacecraft are now in geostationary orbit.
Turkish manufacturer Vestel is integrating direct reception of German DTH satellite platform HD+ into Ultra HD TV sets of its brands Toshiba, Telefunken, JVC, Hitachi, Techwood, ok., Kendo, Hanseatic and Dual via the HbbTV OpApp.
German media company High View has launched a free-TV music channel for fans of German-language pop music on Astra (19.2° East).
German public broadcaster ARD has confirmed that it will postpone the switch-off of its SD channels on the Astra satellite system (19.2° East) originally scheduled for January 2021.
SES is to provide playout, content processing, distribution, and VOD services for BBC Studios and UKTV.
The Corona crisis has put a damper on Swiss public broadcaster SRG’s plan to move its satellite channels to the new HEVC/H.265 compression standard in 2021.
The Russian backers of the Sea Launch platform are in negotiations to sell the platform to a subsidiary of Russia’s state corporation Rosatom. Sources quoted by the news agency TASS suggest S7 will sell the Odyssey floating platform and the commander ship as part of a sale of non-core assets. Rosatom will potentially have considerable […]
Satellite operator Intelsat says it hasn’t been immune to the effects of Covid 19.
Intelsat’s mission to prolong the life of its Intelsat 10-02 satellite will not impact on services on the satellite.