Arab Satellite Communication Organisation (Arabsat) has announced that many TV channels on-board its fleet of satellites have been the subject of intentional jamming for the past week up to today.
The loss of frequencies at 28 degrees East hit video revenues at Eutelsat Communications, but the operator was able to compensate by growth at its new Latin American foothold Satmex.
Poland’s Cyfrowy Polsat ended the first quarter with 3,527,519 subscribers, or 0.8% fewer than in the corresponding period last year.
Telenor Satellite Broadcasting says the launch of its new Thor 7 satellite will be accompanied by a shift in its network and data services business towards the maritime and offshore sector.
Spanish infrastructure group Abertis is seeking to take control of the Israeli satellite operator Spacecom through a deal with 64.5% owner Eurocom.
German technical service provider Media Broadcast will use its transmission facilities for motor sports coverage for the first time.
SES Broadband Services, the internet via satellite subsidiary of satellite operator SES, has signed an agreement with German internet service provider Orbitcom to market its Astra Connect service in Germany.
At the customary ‘Big Four’ plenary session at Satellite 2014, the mood was buoyant and collegiate, but excitement about enterprise and rapidly emerging mobility services in maritime and aeronautical, as well as concerns about the preservation of frequencies in the face of the mobile industry, and the need to inject new innovation and young people […]
Eutelsat has entered into a partnershipo with Quadrille to deliver non-linear content through the satellite operator’s new “smart LNB” technology.
Arianespace has said that the Ariane Flight VA216 launch with Astra 5B and Amazonas 4A on board, is postponed.