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2009-04-03 22:45:00

Eutelsat set to triple resources at key 10 degrees East neighbourhood Europe's first S-band payload for Mobile Satellite Services goes into space. PARIS, April 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The W2A satellite of Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) was successfully lofted into orbit today by a Proton Breeze M rocket supplied by ILS.

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.

2008-11-14 03:00:19

SES ASTRA, an SES company (Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG), today announced that em24, a digital business- and lifestyle channel, will start broadcasting on the ASTRA satellite system.

2008-11-06 06:00:15

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6bb60b/satellite_broadban) has announced the addition of the "Satellite Broadband - Outlook for the Residential Market in Europe and North Africa" report to their offering.

2008-11-06 03:00:17

A Proton Breeze M launch vehicle successfully lifted the ASTRA 1M satellite into orbit today, marking the fifth mission of the year for International Launch Services (ILS). The Proton vehicle lifted off from Pad 39 at the cosmodrome at 2:44 a.m. today local time (3:44 p.m.

2008-11-06 03:00:17

SES ASTRA, an SES company (Paris:SESG)(LuxX:SESG), is pleased to announce that its new ASTRA 1M satellite has been successfully launched into orbit.

2008-11-04 09:00:19

SES AMERICOM, an SES company (Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG), today announced that, within the first month of AMC-21 becoming commercially available, a total of 16 transponders are under contract and utilizing the new Ku-band capacity at 125 degrees West Longitude.

2008-11-04 06:00:24

PARIS, November 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Sustained Revenue Growth of 7%(1) Year on Year - Continued Strong Performance of Video Applications, up by 5.4% - 16.4% Increase of TV Channels Broadcast by Eutelsat's Video Neighbourhoods - Eutelsat Reconfirmed as the Leading Satellite Operator for HDTV With 63 Channels Broadcasting in the EMEA Region(2) - Sharp Increase in Data and Value Added Services, up 10.3% - Data Services up by 7.8% - Robust Progress of Value-Added...

2008-11-03 03:00:11

SES NEW SKIES, an SES company (Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announces that Microspace, a wholly owned subsidiary of Capitol Broadcasting Company and a leader in satellite services for business communications, digital cinema and digital signage, has contracted an additional 5.5 Mbps of capacity on the NSS-7 satellite at the orbital location of 338 degrees East.

2008-10-30 06:00:36

SES ASTRA, an SES company (Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG), today announced that its new ASTRA 1M satellite has been fully integrated into the fairing of the launch vehicle, a Proton Breeze M rocket, and is ready for launch on 6 November (local time) from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.

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