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Peru TV improves its DTT signal and plans the international cannel launching in HD after new deal with Intelsat

Peruvian public channel Peru TV, part of the Instituto Nacional de Radio y Televisión, resign their contract with satellite Company Intelsat in order to bring quality and range over the Peruvian territory for their DTT channel, and also settle facing the launching of their international signal in high definition. Locally, Peru TV continues using Intelsat [...]

TV Peru Internacional expands reach in Latin America

The international channel of TV Peru is now available throughout the American continent. Since October 1, it is hosted on Intelsat 11 satellite, which allows it to expand its coverage. This was announced on social networks by Hugo Coya, Chairman of State-run National Institute of Radio and Television of Peru (IRTP). “I am pleased to [...]

Grupo Televisa selects Intelsat’s solutions for distribution services

Intelsat announced that leading Mexican multimedia company, Grupo Televisa, has extended their contract for Intelsats satellite solutions. Televisa will use high-throughput (HTS) Ku-band beams on Intelsat 35e for their European distribution needs. As part of the new, multi-year agreement, Grupo Televisa will leverage Intelsats global hybrid network to distribute its pay TV programming to viewers [...]

SES willing to explore Intelsat’s C-band plan

Satellite operator SES is willing to explore Intelsat and Intels plan to open the C-band (3700-4200 MHz) to 5G wireless networks. In a statement send to SpaceNews, SES spokesperson Markus Payer said SES is open to exploring any approach to a joint use of C-band only if it meets two essential criteria: it must create appropriate [...]

Intelsat and Globecast broaden audience reach for France 24 with new HD spanish-speaking channel

Satellite operator Intelsat announced that Globecast will continue distribution of two France 24 channels and also broadcast a brand new Spanish speaking high-definition (HD) channel via Intelsat 21.  Under the new, multi-year expanded agreement, Globecast will distribute three channels English, French and Spanish-speaking to cable operators across North America, Latin America and Canada, [...]

Intelsat, Intel propose 5G use of C-band spectrum

Satellite operator Intelsat and technology company Intel have teamed up to submit a proposal to the FCC that allows the use of C-band spectrum (3700-4200 MHz) for 5G mobile technology. According to a SpaceNews report, the proposal would allow satellite operators to collaborate with terrestrial networks on ways to clear swaths of C-band  based on [...]

Olympusat moves channels to SES satellite

Olympusat, one of the largest independent media companies specializing in the ownership, distribution, production and technical services of Spanish and English-language networks, announced the process of moving its network program services to satellite SES-1 (located at 101° West) on November 30, 2017. At the moment Olympusat transmits 35 HD and SD Television networks over transponders 19 [...]

Televisa extends distribution deal with Intelsat

Satellite operator Intelsat announced that Mexican multimedia company Grupo Televisa will distribute its premium, over-the-air television networks via Intelsats Galaxy satellites to Digital Terrestrial Television stations. Under a new, multi-year and multi-transponder agreement, Televisa will use C-band services on Intelsats Galaxy 16 (located at 99° west) and Galaxy 19 (located at 97° west) satellites to [...]