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SES: HD at 33%, 16 UHD channels

SES has revealed its H1 numbers, with the Luxembourg-based satellite operator reporting its fleet now carries 16 commercial Ultra-HD channels, and that its portfolio of 2,422 HD channels represents 32.7…

Eutelsat: 6,342 channels

Eutelsat: 6,342 channels

Paris-based satellite operator Eutelsat has unveiled its full-year results, with EBITDA up 2.9 per cent at €1.164 billion, and based on revenues that were up just 0.2 per cent (at…

4K HDR from SKY Perfect JSAT

Japanese satellite operator SKY Perfect JSAT is to launch the world’s first publicly-available 4K HDR (High Dynamic Range) broadcast on October 4, 2016, during timeslots on its dedicated 4K channel,…

Canada’s Telesat wins major Brazilian deal

Canada’s Telesat wins major Brazilian deal

Ottawa-based satellite operator Telesat says its latest Q2 grew slightly despite suffering industry-wide declines in transponder lease prices of some 10-15 per cent in Latin America and 15-20 per cent…

DirecTV, Dish to offer 4K Olympics

AT&T-owned pay-TV broadcaster DirecTV and Charlie Ergen’s Dish Network, as well as some users of Comcast’s giant cable system, will be able to watch some of the NBC transmissions of…

Arabsat planning expansion

Arabsat’s Badr-6 satellite (Badr = Full Moon of Full Moons) was launched back in July 2008 and orbits from the 26 degrees East orbital slot. Arabsat, headquartered in Riyadh, Saudi…

Intelsat down 9% in Q2

Intelsat’s revenue picture continues to suffer, with a 9 per cent decline in its Q2 revenues of $473 million (€430m) and Adjusted EBITDA income of $411 million. CEO Stephen Spengler,…

India’s ISRO loses $1bn satellite legal case

India has lost a major satellite arbitration case in The Hague and is likely to have to face up to $1 billion (€0.9bn) in penalties and costs. The International Tribunal’s…

SES supports US cable UHD trials

Satellite operator SES has confirmed that multiple US cable operators are testing Ultra HD (or 4K) content across its fully-managed Ultra HD platform and receiving HEVC 4K IP set-top boxes…

Eutelsat’s SmartBeam for Russia’s Tricolor TV

Tricolor TV, operator of one of the world’s fastest-growing TV platforms, and Eutelsat Communications are collaborating on deploying the first network in Russia to use SmartBeam, Eutelsat’s new multi-screen video…

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