Intelsat has signed a multi-year extension with Orion Express for satellite services supporting DTH and media distribution services in Russia via the Intelsat 15 satellite.
The Intelsat 36 satellite has entered service, providing broadcasting and direct-to-home (DTH) services for Africa’s MultiChoice, a DTH platform in South Africa.
Two telecommunications relay satellites were orbited today for Intelsat on an Ariane 5, extending Arianespace’s 30-plus-year partnership with this US operator.
The Ariane 5 launch of the Intelsat 33e and Intelsat 36 satellites is scheduled for liftoff on August 24 from French Guiana.
Payload preparations for Arianespace’s next Ariane 5 mission are now in full swing, with this August 24 flight’s two satellites for US-based operator Intelsat undergoing their checkout procedures at the Spaceport.
After a false start the ILS Proton satellite has successfully lifted Intelsat 31 from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.
BBC World News has extended its global distribution agreement with satellite operator Intelsat.
Intelsat confirmed it was on target with a fourth quarter performance in line with expectations.
International Launch Services (ILS) has announced a multi-launch agreement with Intelsat. The new contract will see five new launches from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan before 2023.
Intelsat has announced that Intelsat CEO Stephen Spengler was elected to the company’s board of directors, effective October 22, 2015.