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Chris Forrester presents "Even Higher"

Chris Forrester presents "Even Higher"

Chris Forrester introduced "Even Higher”, an exciting new book which takes a holistic view at the future of satellite broadcasting, in London today. Together with other experts of the industry, Chr... Read more

Boeing to manufacture SES' SES-9 satellite

SES-9 will provide DTH broadcasting and other communications services in Asia
SES announced the procurement of its new satellite SES-9.  The satellite will be positioned at the orbital slot of 108.2 degrees East and will provide incremental as well as replacement capacity to... Read more

ASTRA 2F successfully launched!

Photo credit: Arianespace
Yet another successful satellite launch for SES! At 6:18 pm local time in Kourou, French Guiana, our 52nd satellite, ASTRA 2F, lifted off into space on board an Ariane 5 rocket. In the coming weeks... Read more

ASTRA 2F getting ready for launch in French Guiana

Photo credit: Arianespace/CSG
Our 52nd satellite, ASTRA 2F, is getting ready for launch at the European Space Center in Kourou, French Guiana. ASTRA 2F, along with the Ariane launch vehicle, is already on the launch pad and is ... Read more

SES' 51st satellite SES-5 now operational!

Our 51st satellite, SES-5, taking off from Baikonur! Photo credit: Courtesy ILS International Launch Services, Inc.
SES announced on September 17th that its 51st satellite, SES-5, is now fully operational and ready for service at the orbital position of 5 degrees East. For more information please read the press... Read more

SES @ IBC 2012: wrap-up

SES @ IBC 2012: wrap-up

The IBC 2012 Conference took place between Friday, September 7th and Tuesday, September 11th. This year’s IBC conference was an exceptional one, with SES showcasing exciting new technologies like S... Read more

The making of ASTRA 2F

The making of ASTRA 2F

With the launch of ASTRA 2F steadily approaching, we would like to share a video of the production process of our 52nd satellite. The footage was captured by the ASTRA 2F's manufacturer, Astrium, i... Read more

SES presents: The Beam Magazine

Beam Magazine
SES proudly presents the first edition of its premium customer magazine, the Beam. The first issue published for IBC this year covers stories from around the satellite industry – from latest news, ... Read more

SES booth won Exhibition Stand Design Award at IBC 2012!

SES’s futuristic IBC 2012 booth won the Exhibition Stand Design Award in the larger free design, over 100 square metres category. The judges awarded it for its futuristic feel and fun interactive a... Read more

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

Fleet and coverage

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