MEASAT Launches KampungDigital365.com Initiative with Parcel365 to Drive Rural Digital Economy

July 15, 2023 – Malaysia’s Rural Broadband Service Provider has partnered with Parcel365 Sdn Bhd and M2B Services Sdn Bhd (collectively “Parcel365”) to launch the KampungDigital365.com initiative to uplift rural communities through digital economy activities. In the longer term, the KampungDigital365.com initiative promotes the development of rural industries and value-added supply chains, channelling high quality…

Euroconsult Mark 40-year Milestone with Shareholder Refresh

July 11, 2023 – Leading space advisory firm, Euroconsult, has announced a major process of evolution for the group and its shareholders, as the company seeks to enable and drive forward its next decade of success via a simplified, fully integrated operational structure. Since its establishment in 1983 Euroconsult has been at the heart of…

New TVRI World Channel Launches on SES’s Prime TV Neighbourhoods

July 5, 2023 – TVRI, an Indonesian public broadcaster, in collaboration with PT Telkom Indonesia and its subsidiary Telkomsat, are announcing a high-definition (HD) channel, TVRI World, delivered to TV homes via SES’s satellites. From 1 May 2023, the English-language TVRI World channel is broadcast across Europe via ASTRA 19.2 degrees East and the Middle…

FCC Issues Telesat Phase II Certification of Accelerated Relocation Order

July 5, 2023 – Telesat announced that the Wireless Telecommunications Bureau of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has validated Telesat’s Phase II certification of accelerated C-band clearing activities in the 3.7 GHz band. With this order, the FCC confirms that Telesat has completed all requirements for relocating customers from the 3700-3820 MHz band in…

A Franco-German Success for the Final Ariane 5 Mission

July 5, 2023 – On July 5, 2023 at 7:00 p.m. local time, Ariane 5, operated by Arianespace, lifted off flawlessly from Europe’s spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, carrying Heinrich-Hertz-Satellite for the German government and SYRACUSE 4B for the French Ministry of Defence. The Heinrich-Hertz-Mission is the first dedicated German telecommunications satellite-based mission that will…

July 2023

  • Intelsat and Lintasarta Expand Coverage in Indonesia
  • Astroscale Expands Operations to France and Secures Contract with CNES
  • Indonesia’s SATRIA Communications Satellite Successfully Launched
  • Eutelsat to Dispose of its European Retail Broadband Distribution Activities/li>

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Momentum to Partner with Eutelsat and OneWeb to Provide Connectivity Solutions for the Oil & Gas Industry

June 29, 2023 – Momentum, a leading provider of enterprise connectivity solutions in remote areas throughout North and South America, today announced an enhanced agreement that will enable Momentum to use OneWeb’s high-speed, low-latency satellite fleet, on top of Eutelsat’s ADVANCE global connectivity solution. This partnership will help tobring high-performance communications services to Oil &…

Intelsat and Lintasarta Expand Coverage in Indonesia

June 27, 2023 – Intelsat and Lintasarta, an Indonesian information and communication technology company via its mobile network operator subsidiary Indosat Ooredoo Hutchison (IOH), has rolled out a network to cover remote areas in Indonesia. Nearly 400 sites, across Central and Western Indonesia including Sumatra, Kalimantan, Sulawesi, Nusa Tenggara have received broadband connectivity with Intelsat’s…

SES-18 C-Band Satellite Goes Operational

June 27, 2023 – SES announced today that the SES-18 satellite is now delivering services at 103 degrees West, replacing SES-3’s C-band payload. SES-18 is enabling SES to continue delivering C-band broadcast and radio services to millions of American homes, as well as provide other critical network communications services to the United States. SES-19, which…

Intelsat to Sustainably Extend Life of Four Satellites by 2027

June 20, 2023 – Intelsat ordered its second Mission Extension Pod (MEP) from Northrop Grumman Corporation’s SpaceLogistics, which will add life to an Intelsat satellite, providing uninterrupted services to many customers. The new contract represents the fourth deal with SpaceLogistics, following an order for a single MEP in April 2023 and two Mission Extension Vehicles…

Indonesia’s SATRIA Communications Satellite Successfully Launched

June 19, 2023 – The SATRIA communications satellite was successfully launched atop a SpaceX Falcon 9 vehicle from Cape Canaveral in Florida. SATRIA (SAteliT Republik IndonesiA) is a satellite designed to bridge the digital divide in Indonesia. Offering throughput of 150 Gbps, it will deliver high-speed Internet to the thousands of islands in the Indonesian…

Astroscale Expands Operations to France and Secures Contract with CNES

June 19, 2023 – Astroscale Holdings Inc. (“Astroscale”), the market leader in satellite servicing and long-term sustainability across all orbits, has announced the opening of Astroscale France SAS (“Astroscale France”) and a contract with the French national space agency, Centre National D’Etudes Spatiales (CNES). The contract, to be signed on June 20 at the Paris Air…

Eutelsat to Dispose of its European Retail Broadband Distribution Activities

June 15, 2023 – Eutelsat Communications has reached an agreement to sell its European broadband retail activities to an experienced private operator. The activities to be disposed of by Eutelsat include the affiliate Bigblu Operations Ltd and the other European retail activities in the UK, Ireland, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Poland, Hungary, and Greece.…