Eutelsat 9B

New Dutch DTH platform Joyne taps Eutelsat 9B

Joyne, a new Dutch satellite pay TV offering with low-cost flexible packages and a sport-skewed line-up of channels, has tapped Eutelsat to provide capacity via the Eutelsat 9B satellite to reach viewers in the Netherlands and Europe. Joyne is offering a mix of 30 pay and free-to-air channels including Fox Sports HD and Discovery Networks […]

Eutelsat 9B on track for late-January launch

Eutelsat’s 9B satellite is on track to launch by an ILS Proton rocket on 28 January, the company confirmed. The Airbus Defence and Space-built satellite is scheduled to launch from Baikonour, Kazakhstan, and is the first of three Eutelsat satellites that are slated to launch in 2016. Eutelsat 9B is a high-capacity Ku-band satellite for […]