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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 McLean, V ... 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 Agreement ... 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

Intelsat Launches End-to-End Managed Cellular Backhaul Solution for U.S. Mobile Operators

May 21, 2020 ISPs, MNOs, and Telcos

Cost-efficient, turnkey managed service helps mobile operators quickly deploy 4G and 5G coverage everywhere, with a focus on rural America McLean, VA – Intelsat, operator of the world’s largest integrated satellite and terrestrial network, today launched Intelsat CellBackhaul, an end-to-end managed service that helps Mobile Network Operators ... Read More

Intelsat Undertakes Financial Restructuring to Pave the Way for Future Innovation and Growth

May 14, 2020 Corporate Information

Strengthened Balance Sheet Will Complement Strong Operating Model Process Intended to Enhance Liquidity to Support Accelerated C-Band Clearing and Continued Investment; Expected to Result in a Substantial Reduction of Legacy Debt Burden Commitment Obtained for $1 Billion in Debtor-in-Possession Financing Service to Customers to Remain at Same Leve ... Read More

Intelsat and Mindset Network’s 18-Year Partnership Expands Access to High-Impact Social, Economic Education Resources across Africa during COVID-19

May 12, 2020 Global Network Media

Longstanding partnership exemplifies Intelsat’s ongoing commitment to Africa’s digital transformation McLean, VA – Intelsat (NYSE: I), operator of the world’s largest integrated satellite and terrestrial network, and Mindset Network NPC, an award-winning developer and distributor of educational materials in Af ... Read More

Intelsat and Andesat bring Mobile Broadband to Rural Communities in Perú

May 11, 2020 Global Network ISPs, MNOs, and Telcos

Andesat Perú launches “#TeConectamosPerú” to expand life-changing cellular and internet coverage to remote areas of Latin America *Versión en español disponible bajo pedido* Coral Gables, FL & Lima, Perú – Intelsat (NYSE: I) and Andesat are partnering to bring end-to-end mobile broadband (3G) service to remote co ... Read More

EchoStar, Hughes and Intelsat Support FCC’S Draft Regulatory Fee Order

May 08, 2020 Corporate Information

ENGLEWOOD, CO, May 8, 2020 — EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) and its Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES) business segment join with Intelsat (NYSE: I) today in support of the draft Regulatory Fee Order under consideration by the Federal Communications Commission for its May 13, 2020 Open Meeting. Jennifer A. Manner, Seni ... Read More

Intelsat Announces New Investor Relations Vice President

April 30, 2020 Corporate Information

Intelsat announced that Tahmin O. Clarke has joined the company as Vice President of Investor Relations. ... Read More

Intelsat 901 Satellite Returns to Service Using Northrop Grumman’s Mission Extension Vehicle

April 17, 2020 Global Network

Intelsat 901 Satellite Returns to Service Using Northrop Grumman’s Mission Extension Vehicle Combined spacecraft stack now fully operational as companies demonstrate advantages of satellite life-extension service MCLEAN and DULLES, Va. – April 17, 2020 – Intelsat (NYSE: I) today announced that Intelsat 901 has returned to service follow ... Read More

Intelsat Selects SpaceX to Launch Intelsat 40e Satellite

March 17, 2020 Global Network Professional Satellite Services

McLean, VA – Intelsat (NYSE: I) has selected SpaceX as its launch partner for Intelsat 40e (IS-40e). The launch is planned for 2022 on SpaceX’s American-built Falcon 9 launch vehicle. “We look forward to working with SpaceX to launch Intelsat 40e in 2022,” said Intelsat Chief Services Officer Mike DeMarco. “IS-40e will join the Intelsa ... Read More

Historic First Docking of Mission Extension Vehicle with Intelsat 901 Satellite

February 26, 2020 Global Network Professional Satellite Services

DULLES, Va. – Feb. 26, 2020 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and the company’s wholly-owned subsidiary, SpaceLogistics LLC, have successfully completed the first docking of the Mission Extension Vehicle-1 (MEV-1) to the Intelsat 901 (IS-901) spacecraft in order to provide life-extension services. This historic accomplishment marks ... Read More

Telecom, Technology, and Aviation Industry Leaders Join Forces to Create the HAPS Alliance

February 21, 2020 Global Network Professional Satellite Services

FEBRUARY 21, 2020 – A group of global industry leaders today announced that they are forming the HAPS Alliance, an association of world-leading telecommunications, technology, aviation, and aerospace companies that are united in promoting the use of high altitude vehicles in the Earth’s stratosphere to eliminate the digital divide and bri ... Read More