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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SatComs is a Cost-Effective, Tested, Reliable Transmission Solution

In this article, Intelsat’s Vice President and General Manager of Media Services Rob Cerbone discusses the launch of Intelsat 35e, the adoption of ultra high definition technology, updates on the IntelsatOne Prism platform and the growth of over-the-top (OTT) platforms in the market. The artic...

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Intelsat, Gilat Add 4G Broadband Solution to Mobile Reach Solar Offering

Joint portfolio to deliver more expansion options for Mobile Network Operators Luxembourg and Petah Tikva, Israel, 01 November 2017 – Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), operator of the world’s first Globalized Network, powered by its leading satellite backbone, and Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (...

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Intelsat Supports Hurricane Recovery Operations

Intelsat is providing communications services using its Globalized Network and IntelsatOne Flex managed service, a customizable offering that aggregates space segment. Read the full article here.  ...

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Arianespace Launches Boeing-Built Digital Satellite for Intelsat

Intelsat’s digital satellite launched Friday aboard Arianespace’s Ariane 5 rocket to deliver connectivity to customers in the Americas, Africa, and Europe. Read the full article here.  ...

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Intelsat 37e launches in Africa, Europe and the Americas

Intelsat has announced the successful launch of the Intelsat 37e satellite aboard an Ariane 5 launch vehicle from the Guiana Space Center in Kourou, French Guiana. Liftoff occurred at 5.56 pm EDT. The Intelsat 37e satellite separated from the rocket’s upper stage at 6.25 pm EDT. ...

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Fifth Intelsat EpicNG Satellite Successfully Launched

The Intelsat 37e satellite was successfully launched aboard an Ariane 5 launch vehicle from the Guiana Space Center in Kourou, French Guiana. This is the fifth satellite in Intelsat’s EpicNG series. Read the full article here.  ...

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Ariane 5 orbits Intelsat 37e and BSAT-4a

Designated Flight VA239, Ariane 5 has successfully launched Intelsat 37e and BSAT-4a, from Kourou in French Guyana. The mission carried Intelsat 37e for global operator Intelsat; along with BSAT-4a, which was launched as part of a turnkey contract between Japan’s Broadcasting Satellite System ...

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Intelsat 37e Launches, Bringing Enhanced Intelsat EpicNG Technology to Customers in Africa, Europe and the Americas

Fifth Intelsat EpicNG satellite features unique power sharing technology and steerable beam capabilities to deliver optimized services for broadband, mobility and government customers The all-digital Intelsat 37e is the first HTS satellite to offer full-beam interconnectivity between C-, Ku- and Ka...

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Ariane 5 is Set for a September 29 Liftoff

Arianespace’s ninth launch of 2017 is now scheduled for September 29 on a dual-payload Ariane 5 mission to geostationary transfer orbit with Intelsat 37e (for the global operator Intelsat) and BSAT-4a (for Space Systems Loral in the framework of a turnkey contract for the Japanese operator B-S...

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Interview with SET Expo Journal – Márcio Brasil

At the recent SET Expo show, Intelsat’s Márcio Brasil spoke with SET Expo Journal to describe how Intelsat is serving the Latin American media market. Brasil talked about the recent development of Intelsat 14 as an HD distribution neighborhood serving Latin America. View the full interview he...

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Q&A | Intelsat’s Stephen Spengler on HTS, life post-OneWeb merger attempt, and in-orbit servicing

In this feature interview with Space News, Intelsat’s CEO, Stephen Spengler discusses High Throughput Satellites, the company’s award-winning Intelsat EpicNG fleet, Mission Extension Vehicles and Intelsat’s current relationship with OneWeb.  View the full article here.  ...

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Arianespace sets new date for Intelsat and BSAT craft

Arianespace’s delayed launch of the Intelsat 37e and BSAT-4a satellites has been rescheduled for September 29. Read the full article here.  ...

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Intelsat Ups Middle East EpicNG distribution with Etisalat

Intelsat is working with Middle East and African telco, Etisalat, to expand the distribution of its Intelsat EpicNG services in the Middle East region. Read the full article here. ...

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TV5MONDE Rides the Intelsat Globalized Network for Le Tour du Monde de la Francophonie Broadcast

Intelsat to provide seven satellites to enable the upcoming television special, spanning five continents, 23 destinations and multiple time zones  Luxembourg, 20 September 2017 Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), operator of the world’s first Globalized Network and leader in integrated satellite commun...

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Intelsat and Etisalat Expand Relationship, Creating Gateway to Intelsat EpicNG Services for the Middle East

Intelsat to Leverage Etisalat Infrastructure as IntelsatOne Flex Comes to Region Luxembourg, 19 September 2017 – Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), operator of the world’s first Globalized Network and leader in integrated satellite communications, and Etisalat UAE, a leading telecommunications se...

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UHP Networks Unveils RUN, a Broadband, Functionality-as-a-Service (FaaS) Platform Powered by Intelsat EpicNG

New Broadband Offering to Support In-Country Network Applications across Africa, the Middle East, and Central and South Asia Luxembourg, 19 September 2017 – Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), operator of the world’s first Globalized Network and leader in integrated satellite communications, and U...

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Interview with Intelsat’s Marcio Brasil at SET Expo

Marcio Brasil discusses how IntelsatOne Prism will benefit broadcasters in Brazil and Intelsat’s latest agreement with TV Clube to deliver media services leveraging the Intelsat 14 HD video neighborhood.  Read the full article here. Watch the video interview here.  ...

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Satellites Advance Smart Ship Technology

Intelsat’s Vice President and General Manager of Mobility Mark Rasmussen discusses how the industry is focusing on the role satellites can play in remote shipboard management and even autonomous shipping.  Read the full article here.    ...

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Press Kit | Intelsat 37e Launch

Learn more about the fifth Intelsat EpicNG satellite, Intelsat 37e.  Intelsat 37e Intelsat 37e, the fifth Intelsat EpicNG satellite features unique power sharing technology and steerable beam capabilities to deliver optimized services for broadband, mobility and government customers in the Amer...

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Launch of a “significant evolution” of EpicNG imminent

Satellite communications giant, Intelsat, is preparing for the launch of Intelsat 37e, the fifth in the company’s next-generation of high-throughput satellites. The satellite is due to be launched by Arianespace on an Ariane 5 launch vehicle on September 5, 2017 at 5:51pm EDT at the G...

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Countdown for launch of Intelsat 37e satellite

The international satellite operator, Intelsat, is at another key moment in its objectives of offering increasingly sophisticated services to the entire market. The Intelsat 37e satellite, the fifth of its next-generation, high-performance satellites, will be launched on 5 September n...

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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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Broadcasting beyond the Congestion: How Satellites Can Strengthen Live TV Coverage through Blended Network Delivery

By Peter Ostapiuk, Head of Media Services, Intelsat The options available to broadcasters for getting live video from the scene of a breaking news or sporting event back to the studio or production facility have never been greater—or more confusing! While newsgathering trucks, equipped with conven...

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TV Clube Moves High Definition Channel to Intelsat’s New Latin America HD Video Neighborhood

Luxembourg, 22 August 2017 – Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), operator of the world’s first Globalized Network and leader in integrated satellite communications recently announced Brazilian regional television broadcaster TV Clube as the latest television programmer to move their high definitio...

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Intelsat 37e Fact Sheet

The fifth of our Intelsat EpicNG high throughput satellites, Intelsat 37e represents a significant evolution of our award-winning platform. Intelsat 37e features enhanced power sharing technology which enables assignment of power between shaped, fixed and steerable spot Ku-band and Ka-band beams. Vi...

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Advanced vehicle antennas will enable high-throughput satellite connections

By Mark Rasmussen, Vice President & General Manager, Mobility New cars have been equipped with satellite antennas since the early 2000s, when both satellite radio and GPS navigation first became widely available to motorists. But those automotive antennas, typically a shark-fin shaped appendage ...

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Using HTS to Unlock Broadband Penetration Across Oceania

Robert Suber, Managing Sales Director, Asia Pacific Connectivity is an integral part of transforming community life and has proven socio-economic benefits. According to independent studies cited by the International Telecommunications Union, a 10 percent increase in broadband penetration results in ...

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Intelsat, with BCom and Newtec, Launches IntelsatOne® Mobile Reach Solar 2G Service for sub-Saharan Africa Wireless Networks

Intelsat end-to-end managed service enables MNOs to expand 2G voice services in regions where terrestrial infrastructure is limited. Luxembourg, Geneva, and Sint-Niklaas, Belgium, 11 July 2017 – Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), operator of the world’s first Globalized Network and leader in integr...

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