Press Releases

Intelsat and TV Catarina Bring Premier Regional Programming to Brazil via the Newest Video Neighborhood, Intelsat 14

Agreement allows TV Catarina to tap into Intelsat’s global distribution network to reach audiences in the Brazilian southern state of Santa Catarina Luxembourg, 20 November 2017 – Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), operator of the world’s first Globalized Network and leader in integrated satell...

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Made for America

Why our market-based C-band proposal is impractical for other parts of the world By Hazem Moakkit, Intelsat’s Vice President of Spectrum Strategy For at least the past decade, Intelsat and other satellite operators have been urging regulators to protect C-band from encroachment by mobile network...

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Three Things on Which We’ll Never Compromise

By Kurt Riegelman, Intelsat’s Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing In the few weeks since we announced that we partnered with Intel Corporation to submit a creative, market-based, joint-use C-band proposal to the FCC, we have had many discussions with our broadcast customers regarding our ...

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U.S. Senate Testimony

Intelsat’s CEO Stephen Spengler appeared before the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation on October 25, 2017 to deliver prepared remarks and answer questions from Chairman John Thune, Ranking Member Nelson and Committee members regarding the commercial satellite indust...

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Televisa, Intelsat extend Mexican satellite-DTT partnership

Under a new, multi-year and multi-transponder agreement, Televisa will use C-band services on Intelsat’s Galaxy 16 and Galaxy 19 satellites to deliver programme distribution, contribution and affiliate connectivity in Mexico. Read the full article here.  ...

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Intelsat wins Televisa capacity

Mexican media conglomerate Televisa is to use Intelsat’s Galaxy 16 and 19 satellites for C-band services over the country, and feeding signals into DTT repeaters throughout Mexico. Read the full article here.  ...

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Mexico’s Televisa to use Intelsat’s Galaxy satellites

Satellite operator Intelsat has announced a contract to provide C-band services on its Galaxy satellites to Mexican media conglomerate Televisa. Read the full article here.  ...

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Grupo Televisa Extends Partnership to Leverage Intelsat’s High-Performance Galaxy Satellites

Luxembourg,  14 September 2017 – Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), operator of the world’s first Globalized Network and leader in integrated satellite communications recently announced that leading Mexican multimedia company, Grupo Televisa, will distribute its premium, over-the-air televis...

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Intelsat agrees Indian teleport distribution deal with LAMHAS

Satellite operator Intelsat has sealed a multi-year deal with Indian teleport operator LAMHAS for satellite services supporting media distribution in India. Read the full article here.  ...

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Intelsat Will Support Media Distribution in India Via Intelsat 20

Intelsat and Lamhas announced a multi-year agreement for satellite services supporting media distribution in India via the Intelsat 20 satellite.  Read the full article here.  ...

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Intelsat Delivers Media Distribution Services For Indian Teleport Operator Lamhas

This article highlights a multi-year agreement between Intelsat and Indian teleport operator, Lamhas, to deliver broadcast services via the Intelsat 20 satellite.  ...

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Intelsat 37e Preparing for Launch

Fifth Intelsat EpicNG satellite will be launched by Arianespace on September 5 Luxembourg, 30 August 2017 Intelsat S.A. (NYSE:I), operator of the world’s first Globalized Network and leader in integrated satellite communications is preparing for the launch of Intelsat 37e, the fifth in their next...

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Latin American Video Neighborhood Adding HD Capacity

By Eileen McGowan, Media Product Manager Video neighborhoods are essential for cable distribution because they connect satellites with thousands of downlink antennas representing millions of subscribers, maximizing the potential audience for a content owner or distributor.  A satellite cable ne...

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Intelsat and Encompass Deliver Award-Winning NASA TV Ultra High Definition Channel to Latin America

Luxembourg, 21 April 2017 Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), operator of the world’s first Globalized Network and leader in integrated satellite communications, announced that as a result of its partnership with Encompass Digital Media, NASA TV became the first linear Ultra High Definition (UHD) channel ava...

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eProcess to Leverage Intelsat EpicNG C-band Spot Beam Capabilities to Expand Banking Services Across Africa

Unique Intelsat 35e HTS C-band spot beam solution delivering improved efficiency and economics Luxembourg, 30 March 2017 – Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), operator of the world’s first Globalized Network, powered by its leading satellite backbone, announced today that eProcess International SA...

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Bands, Beans & Bytes

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Newly Launched IS-36 Enhances Resiliency For Media Customers in the Indian Ocean Region

By Terry Bleakley, Regional Vice President, Asia-Pacific Sales Television broadcasters and cable providers that rely on satellites for program delivery don’t want “almost” 100% reliability — they want exactly 100%, with no chance whatsoever that a signal might fail and cut off a vid...

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10 Facts about C-band for Satellite Services in Africa

C-band spectrum for satellite services drives communications, business and quality of life in sub-Saharan Africa. Here are 10 facts about C-band use and impact in Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo and Nigeria. ...

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