Latest Eutelsat W4 Stories

2011-05-10 05:22:00

MOSCOW and PARIS, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Russian Satellite Communications Company (RSCC), Russia's state satellite operator, and Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) today announced the signature of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that will expand their longstanding strategic partnership in satellite communications. According to the MOU, a new satellite will be launched in 2015 to 36 degrees East, the most popular neighbourhood for satellite TV in Russia.

2011-02-23 04:59:00

PARIS, February 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- New Media Legend, one of Russia's principal suppliers of uplink services for pay-TV platforms and channels, has selected the 36degrees East satellite neighbourhood operated by Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) for a new broadcasting platform providing Russian and international channels to complement the NTV Plus and Tricolor TV platforms.

2009-11-23 10:04:00

PARIS, November 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) has been advised by ILS of a 24-hour postponement of the launch of the W7 satellite by a Proton rocket.

2009-03-31 04:29:00

PARIS, March 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) confirms that its W2A satellite has begun final preparations for its upcoming launch by an ILS Proton Breeze M rocket from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.

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