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Working Double-Time: Intelsat’s Next Launch

July 15, 2016 Global Network

Intelsat has launched two satellites already in 2016: Intelsat 29e, the first of our Intelsat EpicNG high throughput satellites was launched in January, and Intelsat 31, providing media services over Latin America, was launched in May. Next on our schedule is the dual launch of Intelsat 33e and Intelsat 36, set for 24 August 2016 ... Read More

Intelsat and AfricaOnline Partner to Accelerate Internet Broadband Connectivity across Sub-Saharan Africa

July 04, 2016 ISPs, MNOs, and Telcos

VNO Service Empowers VSAT Operators to Focus on their Customers Rather than on Infrastructure Operations Luxembourg, 04 July 2016 – Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), operator of the world’s first Globalized Network, powered by its leading satellite backbone, announced that it has partnered with AfricaOnline, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Gondwana In ... Read More

Intelsat Announces Entry into Note Purchase Agreement; Reduces Maximum Payment Amount and Extends Expiration Date of Tender Offer for Certain Notes of Intelsat Jackson Holdings S.A. to July 14, 2016

June 30, 2016 Corporate Information

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Intelsat Closes Senior Secured Notes Issuance

June 30, 2016 Corporate Information

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Marlink Chooses Intelsat to Provide Intelsat EpicNG Broadband Connectivity for MSC Cruises

June 30, 2016 Maritime

Luxembourg and Oslo, 30 June 2016 – Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), operator of the world’s first Globalized Network, powered by its leading satellite backbone, announced today that Marlink, the global business critical communication solutions specialist, selected Intelsat to deliver fast, high quality Intelsat EpicNG broadband connectivity to Me ... Read More

How Satellite Can Provide an Essential Lifeline

June 14, 2016 Corporate Information ISPs, MNOs, and Telcos

Don’t let the clear skies in the photo fool you. Switch, Inc., a customer of Intelsat, was on site at the recovery center near Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada, where a raging fire displaced more than 80,000 people since it sparked on the first of May. As the smoke began to clear, the still smoldering fire ... Read More

Tough Questions Airlines Should Ask Before Making Connectivity Commitments

June 01, 2016 Maritime

High-throughput satellite (HTS) systems are poised to transform the future of aviation, delivering incredibly fast speeds that make it possible for airlines to meet growing passenger connectivity demand and improve aircraft efficiency to minimize delays, ensure faster turnaround times and transform the overall travel experience. Airlines are conce ... Read More

Broadband: Bridging the Digital Divide

May 05, 2016 Global Network ISPs, MNOs, and Telcos

Advances in information technology and communications continue to spur economic growth around the world, but they also highlight a growing disparity between the haves and have-nots. According to the Internet.org Report on Global Internet Access, 4.1 billion of the world’s citizens are unconnected. In developing countries, there is a huge divide ... Read More

Intelsat 31 Launch: To Baikonur and Beyond!

May 03, 2016 Global Network

By Jon Harborne, Senior Manager, Intelsat Spacecraft Program Office On 28 May 2016, Intelsat will launch the Intelsat 31 (IS-31) satellite, which features the DLA-2 Ku-band payload for DIRECTV Latin America. The satellite will launch into orbit aboard an International Launch Services (ILS) Proton rocket from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan t ... Read More

Media: Embracing New Markets, New Formats

April 14, 2016 Global Network Media

The media sector of today is hardly recognizable from a decade ago. There are few businesses that have embraced globalization to the extent of the media sector. Not only is there a need to distribute content internationally, maximizing viewership, there is also a need to create new formats for multiscreen viewing. In an age of alway ... Read More