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RRSat extends reach with Intelsat

September 10, 2007

Intelsat, provider of commercial satellite services, has confirmed that RRSat Global Communications, a global provider of end-to-end transmission and production services for broadcasters, will use the Intelsat global network to expand RRSat's programming transmissions services seamlessly across three continents.

RRSat has contracted for capacity on Intelsat's Galaxy 23 and Intelsat 10 satellites for content broadcasting throughout Africa, Asia and North America. The Intelsat 10 satellite offers communications services to customers wanting access to the emerging markets of the Indian subcontinent as well as Central and Western Asia. RRSat will use its Intelsat 10 capacity to distribute television programming from Europe and the United States into Asia and Africa.

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