Satellite operator

Hispasat signs with ILS and SpaceX for launch services

Spanish satellite operator Hispasat has signed up with ILS and SpaceX to launch its forthcoming Amazonas 5 and Hispasat 1F satellites, which will go into orbit in 2017. The agreement marks the first time Hispasat will work with SpaceX and its Falcon 9 rocket. Hispasat 1F will be located at the 30 deg. West orbital […]

SES renews €1.2 billion credit facility

Satellite operator SES has closed a renewed €1.2 billion revolving credit facility, a move that the firm said strengthened the liquidity of the company.  The five-year credit facility includes two one-year extension options and was arranged by 20 banks – including Bank of China, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank Luxembourg and Barclays. “We are pleased to […]