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Eutelsat “raising forecasts”

Paris-based satellite operator Eutelsat has had a torrid time lately with investors extremely jittery over the company’s longer-term prospects. The main cause of their anxiety is that – suddenly –…

Kacific orders a Boeing satellite

New satellite operator Kacific Broadband has ordered its first “condominium” spacecraft from Boeing. Kacific-1 will be a Boeing HS-702 satellite and Kacific will share the satellite with Japan’s JCSAT-18 for…

Eutelsat: 1,000 HD channels

Satellite operator Eutelsat has reached the symbolic landmark of 1,000 High Definition channels with the launch at Eutelsat’s HOTBIRD neighbourhood of CGTN HD, the news and current affairs channel of…

SpaceX launch and landing success

SpaceX launch and landing success

Although launching a day later than originally planned, Elon Musk’s SpaceX successfully lifted off a NASA cargo destined for the International Space Station (ISS) on February 19th, and then performed…

Contract win for Avanti

London-based satellite operator Avanti Communications has won a contract with Telkom Kenya. The deal sees Avanti install 1160 ‘Constituency Incubation Hubs’ on behalf of Kenya’s government. The hubs are designed…

Proton rockets ready to return to work

International Launch Services (ILS) which markets the use of Russia’s Proton rocket system to ‘western’ satellite operators, says it “cautiously” expects to return to normal flight operations by April or…

SpaceX ‘logjam’ hits launch clients

A SpaceX rocket is scheduled to launch this coming weekend carrying a routine NASA cargo mission to the International Space Station (ISS). But the long delays since the Sepember 1st…

Arabsat to beam Tunisian bundle from Badr-4

Tunisia’s Office National de la Telediffusion Tunisien (ONT) has been working with Arabsat for some years, but that relationship is now being greatly expanded with ONT using Arabsat to transmit…

“Large price cuts” being won by major satellite customers

Equity analysts at Deutsche Bank say that Europe’s major broadcasters are winning large price cuts from satellite operators when they negotiate their capacity renewal contracts. Analyst Laurie Davison, using Eutelsat’s…

ViaSat-2 promised for the autumn

Eutelsat and ViaSat will shortly sign a joint-venture agreement that will eventually cover the use of a ViaSat-3 satellite, and the use of Eutelsat’s existing Ka-Sat broadband-by-satellite service. ViaSat has…

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