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Intelsat 2Ku Now Available as a Linefit Option on Airbus A320-family Aircraft

July 22, 2021 Aviation Aviation

First A321neo aircraft with Intelsat 2Ku linefit delivered to Cathay Pacific McLean, Va. – Intelsat (formerly Gogo Commercial Aviation) today announced that the first factory-installed Intelsat 2Ku system has been delivered on an A321neo aircraft. The 2Ku system was installed by Airbus at its factory in Hamburg, Germany as part of its High Bandw ... Read More

Gogo Commercial Aviation is Now Intelsat

July 13, 2021 Aviation Aviation

Intelsat’s newest business division retires Gogo name, reinforces its commitment to provide industry-leading inflight internet  McLean, Va. – Intelsat announced today that Gogo Commercial Aviation, a business it acquired in December 2020, is dropping the Gogo name and is now called Intelsat. With its acquisition of Gogo’s Commercial Avi ... Read More

Intelsat Opens New Customer Support Center in South Africa

May 19, 2021 Corporate Information

Company Continues to Expand Its Industry-Leading Customer-Service Capabilities Intelsat has opened another Customer Operations Center, this one in Johannesburg, South Africa. The newest Intelsat customer-support center covers the entire African continent and has both English and French speakers available to help customers with a variety of support ... Read More

Danish Ministry of Defence Acquisition and Logistics Organization Awards Contract to Intelsat General

May 12, 2021 Government Government

Intelsat General Communications, LLC (IGC), a wholly owned subsidiary of Intelsat, today announced the award of a six-year contract with the Danish Ministry of Defence Acquisition and Logistics Organisation (DALO). Intelsat provides DALO with full-time Ku-Band satellite communication capacity. Intelsat also facilitates communications between DALO& ... Read More

Northrop Grumman and Intelsat Make History with Docking of Second Mission Extension Vehicle to Extend Life of Satellite

April 12, 2021 Corporate Information Global Network

Successful docking paves the way for future on-orbit and life-extension services DULLES & MCLEAN, Va. – April 12, 2021 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and the company’s wholly-owned subsidiary, SpaceLogistics LLC, have successfully completed the docking of the Mission Extension Vehicle-2 (MEV-2) to the Intelsat 10-02 (IS-10-02 ... Read More

Intelsat Files Plan of Reorganization with the Support of Key Creditor Groups

February 12, 2021 Corporate Information

Provides for Reduction of Company’s Debt by More Than Half, from Nearly $15 Billion to $7 Billion Paves the Way for Emergence with Strengthened Balance Sheet in Second Half of 2021 MCLEAN, Va – February 12, 2021 – Intelsat S.A. (OTC: INTEQ), operator of the world’s largest and most advanced satellite fleet and connectivity infrastructure, ... Read More

Airbus signs multi-satellite contract with Intelsat for OneSat flexible satellites

January 08, 2021 Global Network

Shaping the future with Intelsat: provision of next-generation Software Defined Satellites for global communications services; New success for OneSat, reinforcing its leading position in the market Toulouse / McLean, Va, 8 January 2021 – Airbus has signed a contract with Intelsat to build two OneSat satellites operating in multiple frequency ban ... Read More

Intelsat Completes Acquisition of Gogo Commercial Aviation, Announces Leadership Appointments

December 01, 2020 Aviation Corporate Information Aviation

Intelsat is now the leading global provider of inflight broadband services to commercial airlines McLean, Va. – Intelsat today completed its acquisition of the Commercial Aviation business of Gogo, creating the world’s leading provider of inflight broadband connectivity to the commercial aviation industry. The closing of the $400 million cash ... Read More

Inland Cellular Brings Critical 4G Broadband to Rural Areas Using Intelsat CellBackhaul

November 13, 2020 ISPs, MNOs, and Telcos ISPs, MNOs, and Telcos

Intelsat managed service helps Inland Cellular extend broadband connectivity to underserved customers in remote areas of Washington state McLean, VA & Spokane, WA – Intelsat, operator of the world’s largest integrated satellite and terrestrial network, and Inland Cellular, a regional mobile network operator (MNO) serving communities in the ... Read More

Intelsat Cloud Connect Service Enables Enterprise Users to Securely and Reliably Access the Cloud Anywhere, Anytime

September 21, 2020 Cloud ISPs, MNOs, and Telcos ISPs, MNOs, and Telcos

New managed cloud service further enhances Intelsat’s global networking portfolio McLean, VA – Intelsat, operator of the world’s largest integrated satellite and terrestrial network, today announced a new capability as part of its global managed networking service: Intelsat Cloud Connect, which helps enterprises realize the full value of the ... Read More

Intelsat Finalizes Satellite and Launch Vehicle Contracts for U.S. C-band Spectrum Transition

September 17, 2020 Corporate Information

Years of careful planning and significant up-front investments enable Intelsat’s early progress and pave the way for 5G in America McLean, VA – Intelsat, operator of the world’s largest integrated satellite and terrestrial network, today announced it has finalized all of its required contracts with satellite manufacturers and launch-vehicle ... Read More

Intelsat to Acquire Commercial Aviation Business of Gogo

August 31, 2020

Combination Brings Together Two Complementary Powerhouses – the World’s Largest Satellite Network and the Leading Provider of Commercial In-flight Connectivity. Will Redefine the In-flight Broadband Experience and Offer More Robust Solutions for Airlines and Passengers. McLean, VA – August 31, 2020 – Intelsat (OTC: INTEQ), operator of the ... Read More

Intelsat Announces Successful Launch of Galaxy 30 and MEV-2

August 15, 2020 Corporate Information

McLean, Va. – August 15, 2020 – Intelsat, operator of the world’s largest integrated satellite and terrestrial network, announced the successful launch of Galaxy 30, a geosynchronous communications satellite that will primarily provide high-performance television distribution service to Intelsat’s North American customers. Northrop Grumma ... Read More

ViacomCBS Networks International Selects Intelsat for Video Distribution to Major Global Markets

August 14, 2020 Corporate Information Media

Premium content powerhouse to maximize viewership with Intelsat’s full suite of managed media services, direct-to-home platform, robust video neighborhoods, terrestrial fiber and ground-to-satellite uplinks McLean, Va. – Intelsat, operator of the world’s largest integrated satellite and terrestrial network, today announced it has been selec ... Read More

Intelsat Announces New Vice President of Global Government Affairs and Policy

August 03, 2020 Government

Peter B. Davidson brings more than 35 years of government, telecom and legal expertise McLean, Va. – Intelsat, operator of the world’s largest integrated satellite and terrestrial network, today announced that Peter B. Davidson has joined the company as Vice President of Global Government Affairs and Policy. Based in the company’s McLea ... Read More

Intelsat and Liquid Telecom Extend Successful Partnership that Delivers Reliable Internet Services to Africa

June 26, 2020 Global Network ISPs, MNOs, and Telcos

Extension will bring broadband and other critical communications services to more people throughout Eastern, Central and Southern Africa McLean, Va. & London – Intelsat, operator of the world’s largest integrated satellite and terrestrial network, today announced an extension of its partnership with Liquid Telecom the leading pan-Africa ... Read More

Intelsat Files C-band Spectrum Transition Plan with FCC to Accelerate America’s 5G Buildout

June 19, 2020 Corporate Information

Filing encapsulates two years of detailed and proactive planning to expedite America’s C-band transition – while preserving quality service to Intelsat’s broadcast, cable, religious and government customers, and the 100+ million U.S. households they serve McLean, VA – Intelsat, operator of the world’s largest integrated satellite and te ... Read More

Intelsat Procures New Satellites for C-band Spectrum Transition

June 15, 2020 Corporate Information

Contracts in place with U.S. manufacturers Maxar Technologies and Northrop Grumman McLean, VA – Intelsat, operator of the world’s largest integrated satellite and terrestrial network, today announced that it has contracted for new satellites with U.S. manufacturers, a necessary step to meet the accelerated C-band spectrum clearing timelin ... Read More

IGC Enters Cooperative R&D Agreement with U.S. ACCDC C5ISR Center

June 09, 2020 Government

Intelsat General Enters into Cooperative R&D Agreement with U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command C5ISR Center Collaboration aims to advance SATCOM system capabilities McLean, VA – Intelsat General Communications, LLC (IGC), a wholly owned subsidiary of Intelsat, has entered into a Cooperative Research and Development A ... Read More

Intelsat Opts into FCC Accelerated C-band Clearing Plan

May 26, 2020 Corporate Information

Company mobilizes operations to accelerate C-band clearing for U.S. 5G McLean, Va. – Intelsat, operator of the world’s largest integrated satellite and terrestrial network, today filed a written commitment with the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to accelerate clearing of the U.S. C-band spectrum. Intelsat completed the filin ... Read More