It has been my great privilege since 2009 to serve as Eutelsat
s CEO and latterly as Chairman and CEO, said Michel de Rosen.
The new high-power satellite is co-located with a constellation of satellites operated by Eutelsat
and Nilesat at the 7/8 degrees West neighbourhood.
After a one-hour flight, the Zenit-3SL booster released EUTELSAT
3B into geosynchronous transfer orbit.
Following the signature between both companies, signed in Paris at Eutelsat
's headquarters, Eutelsat
Chairman and CEO, Michel de Rosen, said: "We are delighted to take our relationship with Turksat to a higher level with this new arrangement at 31A East.
16A's powerful Ku-band footprint that sweeps across Africa, from Senegal in the West to Madagascar in the East, Eurochannel has joined a digital platform uplinked by Eutelsat
and comprising over 20 TV channels.
In addition, NOORSAT offers a range of transmit services on capacity leased from Eutelsat
, uplinked from its teleports in Manama, Lavrio (Greece) and Rome and other partner teleports in order to provide turnkey broadcasting services to client broadcasters.
Elara and Eutelsat
Americas have a longstanding relationship and have notably collaborated on the Mexican Ministry of Communications and Transport s Mexico Conectado initiative, which seeks to provide broadband connectivity everywhere in the country.
and Nilesat have built a broadcast infrastructure at 7/8 degrees West, comprising three Eutelsat
and two Nilesat satellites specifically designed for Direct-to-Home reception.
The capacity leased on EUTELSAT
10A will notably enable PPC to expand its business in the energy sector for which it has developed unique expertise in remote and harsh environments.
For the Arab and international broadcasting community the entry into service of EUTELSAT
8 West B marks a milestone in the growth story of the most popular satellite TV neighbourhood in the Middle East and North Africa, watched by 250 million viewers.
3D is already on its way to 7[degrees] East where it will be co-positioned with EUTELSAT
7A to increase capacity and in-orbit security for customers providing DTH, professional video, data and telecoms services in Europe, Turkey, the Middle East, Africa and Indian Ocean islands.
Poste Italiane and Eutelsat
Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) today signed an agreement that will significantly contribute to the digitalisation of Italy and the reduction of the digital divide.