Eutelsat Communications and Abertis Group have reached agreement on the sale of Eutelsat’s 33.69 per cent stake in Hispasat to Abertis.
The Italian group Atlantia has made an offer for Spain’s Abertis, the majority (57%) owner of Hispasat.
Hispasat has posted revenues of €228.9 million for 2016, a 4.2% increase on the previous year.
Hispasat’s new telecommunications satellite is slated to launch within the next fortnight.
Media Broadcast Satellite extends its platform services launching a new DVB-S2 platform on Hispasat 30 degrees West.
Hispasat finds itself in an exciting moment, with no fewer than three launches to look forward to in the coming year.
Hispasat and Media Broadcast Satellite have agreed to provide TV distribution services throughout Europe, North Africa and the Middle East.
Eutelsat has initiated the process of selling its stake in Hispasat.
Hispasat and Portugal Telecom’s Meo platform have agreed to broadcast the Champions League final on the Sport TV channel in 4k, as well as eight of the most important matches of UEFA Euro 2016, on the RTP 4k channel.
Spanish satellite operator Hispasat has defined a new designation system for its satellite fleet.