EUTELSAT

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EUTELSAT

A company in France that provides satellite coverage in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, India and the Americas. It broadcasts radio, television and Internet signals to homes and offices all over the world; it also provides Internet access on airlines and elsewhere. It was established as an inter-governmental organization 1977 and was privatized in 2001.
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CO: Arianespace; European Telecommunications Satellite Organization ST: District of Columbia IN: ARO TLS SU: CON
announced today it has signed a contract with the European Telecommunications Satellite Organization (EUTELSAT) to provide launch services for the Hot Bird 2 television satellite.
An Ariane 44L vehicle will be used to place two satellites into geostationary orbit: Turksat 1, Turkey's first telecommunications satellite, and Eutelsat II F5, for the European Telecommunications Satellite Organization.
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