Eutelsat 65 West B successfully launched

Eutelsat’s 65 West A satellite for Brazil and Latin America has been successfully launched on board an Ariane rocket from Kourou in French Guiana. Following performance tests, Eutelsat 65 West A will enter full commercial service at the 65° West slot in early May. The satellite has Ku-band, C-band and Ka-band capacity, with a Ku-band […]

Eutelsat wins contract for Mexico’s StarTV

Eutelsat has secured a contract to provide the satellite capacity for new Mexican DTH pay TV service StarTV. The new service will launch this month in the Mexican state of Zacatecas and other parts of the country, replacing the TVZac platform that has been available regionally through microwave distribution. To support its new phase of expansion into DTH, […]