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RRsat to Launch New Ku-Band Platforms on AMOS-5 Satellite Over Africa

June 20, 2012

AIRPORT CITY BUSINESS PARK, Israel, June 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ –

RRsat Global Communications Network Ltd. (NASDAQ: RRST), a leading provider of
comprehensive content management and global distribution services to the television and
radio broadcasting industry, announced today the launch of two new Ku-Band MCPC Platforms
on Spacecom’s AMOS-5 Satellite at 17degree(s)East. These two MCPC platforms, Ku-1 (West
Central Africa) and Ku-3 (East West Africa), will complement RRsat’s existing focus on
providing Direct To Home (DTH) content to Sub-Saharan Africa.

“The African market for broadcast television is growing rapidly,” said Lior Rival, VP
Sales & Marketing at RRsat. “Together with AMOS, we believe that with these platforms we
will be able to provide leading TV and radio channels the opportunity to reach a continent
demanding new television viewing. RRsat is able to cost-effectively bring content from
Europe, Asia and the Americas for DTH distribution.

“AMOS-5 was designed and built specifically for the African market with powerful beams
and superior coverage of Africa’s largest markets. We are excited that RRsat has chosen to
bring their MCPC platforms to our Ku-1 and Ku-3 beams,” remarked Eyal Copitt, Spacecom’s
Sr. VP Sales, Africa, “DTH has tremendous potential in Africa. These platforms on AMOS-5
represent an important element of Spacecom’s vision as we transform into a multi-regional
satellite operator.”

About RRsat Global Communications Network Ltd.

RRsat Global Communications Network Ltd. (NASDAQ: RRST) provides global, end-to-end,
content management and distribution services to the rapidly expanding television and radio
broadcasting industries, covering more than 150 countries. Through its RRsat Global
Network, composed of satellite and terrestrial fiber optic capacity and the public
Internet, RRsat provides high-quality and flexible global distribution services 24/7 to
more than 630 channels reaching multiplatform operators, Internet TV and direct-to-home
viewers worldwide and also offers occasional use services for sports, news and events with
a fleet of flyaways and over 10 transportable satellite news gathering services (SNG)
units. More than 130 television and radio channels use RRsat’s advanced production and
playout centers comprising comprehensive media asset management services. Visit the
company’s website http://www.rrsat.com

About Spacecom

Spacecom (Space-Communication Ltd.), operator of the AMOS-2 and AMOS-3 satellites
co-located at 4degree(s)W and AMOS-5 located at 17degree(s)E, provides high- quality
broadcast and communications services in Europe, the Middle East, the U.S. East Coast and
Africa to direct-to-home (DTH) and direct broadcast satellite (DBS) operators, ISPs,
telecom operators, network integrators and government agencies.

AMOS-5 delivers high-power C-band and Ku-band capacity to the entire African continent
with connectivity to Europe and the Middle East. Along with the launch of AMOS-4 in 2013
with coverage over Russia and South Asia, and AMOS-6 in 2014 with coverage over Europe and
the Middle East, Spacecom will further enhance its position as a multi-regional satellite
operator.

For more information, please visit: http://www.amos-spacecom.com

Safe Harbor Statement

This press release contains forward looking statements within the meaning of Section
27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange
Act of 1934, as amended, including statements regarding (i) the growth of our business and
the television and radio broadcasting industries, (ii) our expectation to expand our
client base and sell additional services to our existing client base, (iii) our ability to
successfully integrate the teleports we acquired, (iv) our ability to develop and
commercialize the RRinternetTV service, (v) our expectation to extend the average length
of our contracts in the future, (vi) our ability to develop, expand and commercialize our
HD Platform, (vii) our ability to report future successes, (viii) our ability to expand
our activity in the American market, and (ix) our intention to distribute dividends in the
future and the size of any dividends declared. These forward-looking statements involve
known and unknown risks and uncertainties and are based on current expectations,
assumptions, estimates and projections about the companies and the industry as of the date
of this press release. The company undertakes no obligation to update forward-looking
statements to reflect subsequent occurring events or circumstances, or to changes in its
expectations, except as may be required by law. Forward-looking statements are subject to
risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially from those
contemplated by the forward-looking statements, including the risks indicated in our
filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). For more details, please refer
to our SEC filings and the amendments thereto, including our Annual Report on Form 20-F
for the year ended December 31, 2011 and our Current Reports on Form 6-K.

Information in this press release concerning Spacecom is based on information provided
by Spacecom and has not been independently verified by RRsat.

        Company Contact Information:
        Christine Ben Amram, MARCOM Manager
        Tel: +972-3-9280808
        Email: marketing@RRsat.com

        External Investor Relations Contacts:
        Ehud Helft / Porat Saar
        Tel: +1-646-233-2161
        rrsat@ccgisrael.com

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