Orange and SES Team up on O3b mPOWER Communications System and Open a New Era for Satellite Connectivity Innovation

Orange will be the first global telecom operator to integrate satellite-based revolutionary terabit-scale O3b mPOWER communications system in its network, to support the growing demand for connectivity in Africa Orange, one of the world’s leading multi-service telecommunications operators and present in 18 countries in Africa, will be the first telco to adopt the ground-breaking O3b Read More

Ethiopia’s first dedicated TV channel bouquet welcomes NHK WORLD-JAPAN

The world’s leading satellite operator, SES, today announced that NHK WORLD-JAPAN has launched on the Ethiosat TV platform, bringing the total channel count of the bouquet to 43. NHK WORLD-JAPAN, the international broadcast service of Japan’s public broadcaster, NHK, provides the latest news, NHK NEWSLINE along with technology, lifestyle and entertainment programs such as great Read More

SES Responds to Intelsat’s Ex-parte Submission to the FCC Regarding the C-Band Spectrum Clearing Process

SES S.A. today notes the comments made by Intelsat in its ex-parte submission to the U.S. Federal Communication Commission (FCC) dated 19 February 2020. SES reaffirms its steadfast support for the Commission’s objectives to ensure global leadership in 5G, and it stands ready, willing, and able to play a central role in the expedited clearing Read More

Belgian Development Agency Enabel Partners with SES to Connect Foreign Aid Projects in Africa via Satellite

Satellite-enabled solutions will bring connectivity in remote locations, improving the lives of thousands of people The Belgian development agency Enabel and SES, a leader in global content connectivity solutions, will deliver satellite-based communications for the development and foreign aid projects spearheaded by the Belgian and other European governments. Under the multi-year framework contract awarded following Read More

SES’s and Gilat Telecom’s Resilient Network Restores Connectivity in Africa

Satellite-based connectivity services provided jointly by the long-term partners enabled internet in the Democratic Republic of Congo to be up and running within just four days from a submarine cable outage Photo Taken In Democratic Republic Of The Congo, Matadi High-performance internet connectivity was restored in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) within just four Read More

United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches Solar Orbiter to Study the Sun

A ULA Atlas V rocket carrying the Solar Orbiter mission for the European Space Agency (ESA) and NASA lifts off from Space Launch Complex-41 at 11:03 p.m. EST. A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying Solar Orbiter, an international cooperative mission between the European Space Agency (ESA) and NASA, lifted off from Space Read More

United Launch Alliance Set to Launch Solar Orbiter for NASA and ESA on February 9th

A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket is in final preparations to launch the Solar Orbiter mission, an international cooperative mission between the European Space Agency (ESA) and NASA. The launch is on track for Feb. 9 at Space Launch Complex-41 from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. Launch is planned for 11:03 p.m. EST Read More