The probable cause of the July 2 failure of the Proton M/Block DM mission has been put down to the improper installation of the three yaw angular rate The Proton launch left its flight path shortly after lift-off.
Prisa’s pay-TV subscribers continue to fall as the Canal+ branded service lost 60,000 subscribers in the three months between April and June, twice that of the preceding period.
Anyone who was anticipating a set of sluggish results, if only on TV additions, will be reading BSkyB’s 12-month results several times over.
Telenor Satellite has reported an increased household reach in Central & East Europe.
Intelsat and Ericsson have completed a successful demo of an Ultra High Definition end-to-end video transmission in North America.
News Corporation is looking to enter the Spanish pay-TV market through a stake in Canal+, the Prisa TV operation, previously branded as Digital+.
Eutelsat’s video application business had revenues of €216.4 million in the third 2012/3 quarter, or 2.6% more than a year earlier, thanks largely to the performance of three neighbourhoods.
The SES-6 satellite has arrived at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan ahead of its Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on June 3.
Viasat continues to suffer subscriber erosion on its Nordic pay-TV business with the added complication of having one of its third party distributors restate volumes.
The shareholders of SES have elected Tsega Gebreyes, Romain Bausch and Marc Colas as new members of the board in replacement of Gaston Reinesch, Robert W. Ross and Terry Seddon.