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Eutelsat 9B satellite goes live

Wednesday 9 March 2016 | 15:49 CET | News
Eutelsat Communications' Eutelsat 9B satellite was fully powered up and is now providing TV services to homes across Europe. Launched by ILS using a Proton rocket, the satellite replaced Eutelsat 9A to broadcast a diverse line-up of over 350 channels, of which 100 in High Definition, to cable, DTH and DTT homes. It serves a portfolio of clients that include M7 for the KabelKiosk platform as well as OTE's DTH platform, AFN, Arqiva, Globecast and Media Broadcast. The satellite addresses high-growth broadcast markets through a pan-European footprint delivering wide coverage and four regional

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Arqiva / Eutelsat / GlobeCast / Media Broadcast / OTE
Countries: Europe
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