OneWeb satellite

OneWeb gets $300 mn funding from Hanwha Systems of South Korea

Hanwha, the South Korean Fortune 500, announced a $300 million equity investment in OneWeb, a satellite communications company backed by Bharti group. OneWeb in a...
Cuba Internet plans

Starlink beats HughesNet and Viasat in satellite internet speed

Ookla’s Speedtest Intelligence report has compared the internet speed offered by satellite providers such as HughesNet, Starlink and Viasat during Q2 2021. U.S. Starlink was the...
AT&T mmWave 5G+ network

AT&T DirecTV to become a standalone video business

AT&T’s satellite television provider, DirecTV, will become a standalone video business as part of a deal between the wireless service provider and buyout firm...
EUTELSAT QUANTUM software-defined satellite

Software-defined satellite Eutelsat Quantum launched

Eutelsat announced the launch of Eutelsat Quantum satellite into Geostationary Transfer Orbit by Arianespace using an Ariane 5 rocket. Eutelsat Quantum satellite lifted off from...
Inmarsat CEO Rajeev Suri

Inmarsat plans $100 mn investment for ORCHESTRA solution

Inmarsat unveiled plans for ORCHESTRA, an integrated solution bringing together geosynchronous (GEO) satellites with low earth orbit satellites (LEO) and terrestrial 5G. Inmarsat said the...
SES Networks connectivity

SES wins satellite deal from NewSpace India

SES announced its multi-transponder agreement with NewSpace India (NSIL), a Central Public Sector Enterprise (CPSE) under Department of Space (DoS) based in Bengaluru, India. The...
Eutelsat business

Eutelsat wins contract from Telespazio for rural backhauling

Eutelsat Communications announced its contract with Telespazio for providing satellite capacity for rural backhauling for Peru’s telecommunications programme, Pronatel. Telespazio, a joint venture between Leonardo...
Hughes broadband satellite

Hughes wins satellite network deal from Bank of India

Hughes Communications India has won a deal from Bank of India (BoI) to provide satellite network connectivity to 1,800 bank branches. The project brings satellite...
Comcast Center in Philadelphia

Comcast-owned NBC to add 200 jobs for streaming and digital business

NBCU News Group, part of NBCUniversal, is expanding its streaming and digital operations, adding 200 new jobs and several new hours of live, original...
Gilat Satellites for 5G network

Gilat Satellite Networks secures $5 mn deal from PDI

Gilat Satellite Networks signed an agreement estimated at over $5 million with Pacific Dataport (PDI) for delivery of broadband coverage in Alaska. Gilat’s SkyEdge II-c,...
SES Networks connectivity

SES wins $14.5 mn deal from Thule Air Base in Greenland

SES Government Solutions (SES GS) announced it was awarded a contract of $14.5 million to support Thule Air Base in Greenland with critical communications...
Smart TV channels

Disney to increase subscription fees for ESPN+ in the United States

Walt Disney will increase its monthly and annual subscription fees for sports streaming platform ESPN+ in the United States. The monthly subscription price will be...
OneWeb satellite

OneWeb releases another 36 satellites by Arianespace

Bharti Enterprises-backed OneWeb, the Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite communications company, has released another 36 satellites to mark the completion of its Five to...
OneWeb satellite

Bharti to invest an additional $500 mn in OneWeb

Bharti is set to invest an additional $500 million in OneWeb, the leading Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite communications company. OneWeb’s total funding reached $2.4...

OneWeb signs MoU with BT

Bharti Group backed OneWeb has signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with BT to deliver OneWeb’s connectivity services from Low Earth Orbit to businesses and...
CommScope China

View TV selects CommScope manifest manipulation software

CommScope announced that View TV Group, a Connected Television (CTV) solution provider, has selected the CommScope manifest manipulation software to strengthen its broadcast content delivery...



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