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SES @ IBC 2012!

The IBC 2012 Conference kicks off today in Amsterdam! SES is there with its new state-of-the-art stand. Visitors can visit our booth, take a look at our fleet & coverage in the new SES Google E... Read more

Satellite TV increases its reach in Germany after analogue switch-off

Satellite TV is more popular than ever in Germany
Satellite TV is more popular than ever in Germany after the country’s analogue switch-off that took place in April this year. According to the latest Satellite Monitor, satellite TV gained 100,000 ... Read more

Jurandir Pitsch speaks at the SET Congress

Jurandir Pitsch, Vice President Market Development, Latin America and the Caribbean
On Tuesday, August 21st, Jurandir Pitsch, Vice President Market Development, Latin America and the Caribbean participated in the SET Congress panel: “Satellites and Fiber Optic: Global TV Distribut... Read more

SES-5 launch vehicle roll out caught on video!

SES-5 launch vehicle roll out caught on video!

Our CTO Martin Halliwell caught the roll out of the SES-5 launch vehicle to the Baikonur launch pad on video on July 7th. The Proton Breeze M successfully carried SES-5, our 51st satellite, into sp... Read more

Sneak preview into SES @ IBC

SES @ IBC 2012
On 7-11th September, SES will be present in Amsterdam at the IBC Conference & Exhibition The International Broadcasting Convention (IBC) is just around the corner. Every year, the event gather... Read more

ASTRA 2F arrives at the Guiana Space Centre, Kourou

Enhancing capacity for Europe, Middle East and sub-Saharan Africa SES is preparing its 52nd satellite, the ASTRA 2F, for launch at the European spaceport  in French Guiana.  The satellite arrived ... Read more

Emergency.lu presented at the Executive Council of African Union

Emergency.lu for better rescue operations
Jean Asselborn, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs of Luxembourg, attended the 21st session of the Executive Council of the African Union held in Addis Ababa on the 12th of July... Read more

Our 51st Satellite SES-5 Successfully Launched!

Our 51st satellite, SES-5, taking off from Baikonur! Photo credit: Courtesy ILS International Launch Services, Inc.
It's celebration time once again at SES! Our 51st satellite SES-5 lifted up into orbit, roaring into space on board an ILS Proton Breeze M booster at 00:38:30 am Baikonur time 20:38:30 CET and 14:3... Read more

SES at CommunicAsia

Photo report from the event! Stay tuned for more updates on CommunicAsia 2012. To learn more about the event visit our CommunicAsia events page! Read more

Deepak Mathur speaks at CommunicAsia

Deepak Mathur, Senior Vice President, Commercial, Asia-Pacific and the Middle East at SES, presented his thoughts on opportunities and challenges of the DTH market in the Asia-Pacific region. Yeste... Read more

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