28.5° East

Eutelsat and SES settle dispute at 28.5° East

Satellite operators Eutelsat and SES have settled their long-running dispute over the allocation of frequencies at the 28.5° East orbital position, used to serve the UK market alongside SES’s established 28.2° East position. The pair have concluded three key agreements including a comprehensive settlement of legal proceedings over rights at the orbital slot. One agreement […]

Eutelsat ceases broadcasts on disputed 28.5° East frequencies

Eutelsat has ceased broadcasts on transponders on Eutelsat 28A at the 28.5° East position that used frequencies under a disputed German filing. According to Eutelsat, revenues from the disputed frequencies were expected to amount to €20 million for the remainder of the current fiscal year and approximately €25 million for each of the two following […]