Latest SES Astra Stories

2008-09-17 12:00:26

Text of report in English by corporate-owned Russian military news agency Interfax-AVN website Baikonur, 17 September: Luxembourg telecommunications satellite Astra 1M is due to be launched from Baikonur in late October - early November, the Baikonur federal space centre told Interfax.

2008-09-16 12:00:37

Integral Systems Europe, a provider of satellite control and payload management systems, has delivered and installed an integrated carrier signal monitoring, transponder planning, and network management system for the Vinasat satellite program.

2008-09-15 09:00:41

TOULOUSE, France, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ISE (Integral Systems Europe), a subsidiary of Integral Systems, Inc.

2008-09-15 03:00:21

SES NEW SKIES, an SES company (Paris:SESG)(LuxX:SESG) announces that it has been contracted by Mediascape, Inc. to provide transponder capacity on the NSS-11 satellite for their new direct-to-home (DTH) satellite television service targeting the Philippines.

2008-09-12 03:00:20

SES ASTRA, an SES company (Paris:SESG)(LuxX:SESG), announced today the creation of a new company bundling its successful broadband activities.

2008-09-11 12:00:31

SES ASTRA, an SES company (Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG), today announced that it has signed the first capacity agreement with a customer for its African capacity ASTRA 4A at the orbital position 5 degrees East.

2008-09-08 03:00:19

SES NEW SKIES (Paris:SESG)(LuxX:SESG), an SES company announces that Talia Limited, one of the largest suppliers of satellite internet services for North Africa and the Middle East, has contracted multiple transponders on the NSS-12 satellite due for launch in the second half of 2009.

2008-08-30 09:00:50

Text of report by corporate-owned Russian military news agency Interfax-AVN website Baykonur [Kazakhstan], 28 August: It is planned to launch six Proton booster rockets from the Baykonur space centre before the end of 2008, Interfax was informed by a source at the centre on Thursday [28 August].

2008-08-18 03:00:20

SES ASTRA, an SES company (Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG), today announced that it offers intensive High Definition (HD) broadcast of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games through 12 free- and pay TV channels covering all major European markets.

2008-08-15 03:00:25

SES S.A. (Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG), today announced that its AMC-21 satellite, procured by SES' leasing company, SES Satellite Leasing Limited in the Isle of Man, roared into space onboard an Arianespace Ariane 5 ECA launch vehicle from the French Guiana Spaceport in Kourou August 14 at 5:44 p.m.

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