The launch of Telenor Satellite Broadcasting’s Thor 7 has been postponed after an issue at the launch pad in Kourou, French Guiana.
Telenor Satellite Broadcasting (TSBc) has given its side of the story following last week’s termination of its agreement with the Bulgarian telco Neterra.
PRAGUE BUSINESS BREAKFAST – Telenor Satellite Broadcasting (TSBc) has signed a satellite transmission agreement with Neterra to launch a new white-label, shared DTH platform named “the W1” in Bulgaria.
Canal Digital lost 3,000 DTH subscribers in Q4 2012 as revenues from sales to Danish housing associations hit revenues.
Morten Tengs has been appointed as the new CEO of Telenor Satellite Broadcasting (TSBc), the satellite operator has announced.
Thor II has been successfully deorbited to a ‘graveyard slot’ after 15 years in service. Operator Telenor Satellite Broadcasting (TSBc) confirmed the six-day manoeuvre was completed on January 10, 2013.
Telenor Broadcast has delivered a solid third quarter with pay-TV operation Canal Digital stabilising on 948,000 customers, a loss of just 4,000 subscribers in the tough Nordic market.
Canal Digital has secured its best quarter since autumn 2008. In the mature Scandinavian market the Telenor-owned operator lost just 2,000 DTH subscribers while achieving a 20% growth in its EBITDA from a series of cost measures.
Cato Halsaa, CEO of Telenor Satellite Broadcasting, has told Broadband TV News that the operator plans to further exploit the rights to 40 frequencies held at four degrees West.
Telenor Satellite Broadcasting (TSBc) has announced it has signed a contract with Arianespace for the launch services of its Thor 7 satellite. The satellite will be launched into geostationary transfer orbit in Q4 2013 on an Ariane 5 launcher from the Guiana Space Centre in French Guiana.