Home » Archives by category » Broadcast » DTH/Satellite (Page 2)

India’s GSAT-11 retested and ready

India’s latest high-capacity GSAT-11 satellite was recalled from its launch site in French Guiana on April 25th, and an expected launch date of May 25th scrubbed. The satellite, the heaviest-ever…

Canal+ to offer Apple TV 4K STB

Canal+ to offer Apple TV 4K STB

The Canal + Group is now offering Apple TV 4K as a set-top box alternative to its subscribers in France. Customers can choose Apple TV 4K as a set-top box…

Report: US online TV services gain at expense of satellite

The top 10 television service providers in the US lost over 200,000 subscribers between them in the first quarter of 2018, as reported by the informitv Multiscreen Index. Among the top…

Eutelsat Q3 expectations

Hopes are high that Paris-based Eutelsat will today (May 14th) unveil its Q3 results and perhaps, just perhaps, there will be a little top-line growth. That’s the view from equity…

SpaceX success for rocket, and Bangladesh

Although a day later than initially planned, SpaceX’s latest upgraded ‘Block 5’ Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from Cape Canaveral on Friday afternoon (May 11th) sending Bangladesh’s first satellite into…

twofour54, Arabsat boost for MENA satellite

twofour54, Arabsat boost for MENA satellite

Broadcasters will now be able to stream their shows to millions of Arabsat viewers around the world after the organisation agreed to establish a satellite uplink platform from TV and…

MX1 enables UHD World Cup across Israel

Viewers tuning in to watch the Israeli Public Broadcasting Corporation (IPBC)’s live broadcast of the 2018 football World Cup will experience an immersive 4K High Dynamic Range (HDR) viewing experience…

Thaicom expands MCPC platform in Africa

Thaicom, the Asian satellite operator and provider of integrated satellite communications solutions, has announced the signature of an agreement with Mediavision – a European based content delivery specialist – for…

SpaceX debuting Block 5 first stage

SpaceX debuting Block 5 first stage

SpaceX is planning to launch a satellite for Bangladesh later today (May 10th). Nothing unusual in that, but today’s launch is special given that SpaceX is using an uprated ‘Block…

Poland: Eutelsat renews partnership with TVN

Poland: Eutelsat renews partnership with TVN

Eutelsat Communications and TVN, a leading broadcaster in Poland, part of Discovery, have signed a multiyear, multi-transponder agreement, renewing capacity at the HOTBIRD position, Poland’s leading satellite neighbourhood. This contract…