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Eutelsat switches on Tooway broadband satellite

eutelsat Eutelsat has announced that its Tooway broadband service via the KA-SAT satellite is now live in Europe, providing a new option for those in rural broadband not-spots who are stuck in.. more
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Eutelsat W3B satellite fails to enter orbit

Despite being released successfully by the Ariane 5 rocket on Friday, Eutelsat’s W3B satellite failed to enter orbit at 16 degrees East as planned. A leak in the W3B platform’s propellant.. more
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Eutelsat deploys four satellites for World Cup

For the very first time, the World Cup football tournament will be taking place in South Africa and in order to make the whole event available for viewers back in Europe.. more
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Growth seen at Eutelsat

After the expansion of its satellite services over the past year, Eutelsat Communications has revised its finances and come up with a figure over ten per cent higher than expected. This follows a review of the company’s business activities over the past nine months. It.. more
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Eutelsat and Euro1080 sign agreement

The satellite service provider, Eutelsat Communications, and Euro 1080, will be forming a partnership that will be charged with producing new content for the 3D TV channel being broadcast through Eutelsat, via the Eurobird 9a satellite. Euro 1080 has a lot of experience in 3D.. more
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Eutelsat the 3D pioneer

The European satellite operator Eutelsat is calling itself a 3D pioneer. This is because of the launch of its dedicated 3D TV showcase channel, which has apparently been on air since the 1st February and has been operating as a twenty four hour channel. According.. more
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Eutelsat to spend €400m a year

Website: Rapid TV News Paris-based Eutelsat is committed to spending about €450m each year until 2012. That translates into almost two satellites per annum. But the spending won’t stop in 2012. CEO Michel de Rosen, speaking in Washington at the Satellite 2010 show, said that.. more
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Georgian satellite TV blocked by Russia

There seems to be some dispute over the state of satellite TV services in Georgia. Apparently, according to the Georgian government, Russia is behind the loss of new satellite channel First Caucasian. The channel is being carried by the French satellite operations firm Eutelsat, but.. more
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Eutelsat agrees to African contract

The satellite fleet provider Eutelsat has announced one of the largest deals in its history. The deal is with MultiChoice Africa, based in Mauritius, and it involves a fifteen year long arrangement that will see the broadcaster leasing as many twenty transponders on the brand.. more
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Eutelsat W7 finally takes to the air

The Proton Breeze M rocket provided by International Launch Services (ILS) was launched on schedule yesterday at 14.19 GMT, 24 hours later than expected. On board was the 5.6 tonne communications satellite known as W7 owned by Eutelsat, which after just nine hours and twelve.. more
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