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SES-14 Integrates Nasa Ultraviolet Space Spectrograph LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, May 23rd 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) today announced the successful integration of NASA’s Global-Scale Observations of the Limb and Disk (GOLD) hosted payload with SES-14. GOLD will employ an ultraviolet imaging spectrograph to measure densities and temperatures in the...

SES Networks and Patrakom Enhance Connectivity in Indonesian Waters LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, May 23rd 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) and Patrakom, a leading provider of telecommunications and network solutions in Indonesia, announced today a partnership to provide seamless, high-speed connectivity to passenger vessels and oil barges traversing domestic routes in...

SES Networks Launches New Hybrid Resiliency Service and Goes Live With First Customer, Palau Telecoms LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, May 23rd 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today a new hybrid resiliency platform to serve the specific needs of telcos, mobile network operators, enterprises and maritime connectivity providers. Internet services provider Palau Telecoms is already enjoying the...

Successful launch for SES-15, SES's First GEO Satellite on Soyuz KOUROU, French Guiana -Friday, May 19th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that the SES-15 satellite was successfully launched onboard a Soyuz rocket from the Guiana Space Center in Kourou, French Guiana at 08:54 local time. This is SES's first satellite to launch on a Soyuz rocket for a...

SES Industry Days Opens its Tenth Edition Focused on Innovating Video Delivery LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, May 16th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today the opening of its annual Industry Days conference. The event, rebranded into “iD17” and taking place on 16 and 17 May at Luxembourg Congress, is focusing on the theme “Innovating Video Delivery” for its tenth...

LG and SES to Demonstrate 4K High Frame Rate Technology at SES Industry Days  LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, May 16th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) and LG Electronics (LG) will demonstrate OLED TV’s cutting-edge 4K High Frame Rate (HFR) broadcast at the tenth SES Industry Days conference in Luxembourg on 16 and 17 May. The 4K HFR content will be transmitted live via an ASTRA...

SES-10 Satellite Fully Operational over Latin America LUXEMBOURG -Monday, May 15th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that the SES-10 satellite is now fully operational at 67 degrees West and will be serving the thriving markets in the Latin America region. SES-10 was launched on 30 March 2017 from NASA’s Kennedy Space Centre in...

SES Offers Panoramic Glimpse into the Future of TV with Live Virtual Reality Demo LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, April 25th 2017  

Live 360-degree Ultra HD broadcast from NAB exhibit floor hints at innovative roadmap offering Pay TV providers compelling virtual reality programming Fraunhofer HHI’s VR Camera and Newtec DVB-S2X technology central to demonstration (BUSINESS WIRE) -- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG)...

Gogo Bolsters Inflight Connectivity Capacity over North America and the Pacific with SES LUXEMBOURG -Monday, April 24th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that Gogo (NASDAQ: GOGO), the leading global provider of broadband connectivity products and services for aviation has signed a new capacity deal to enhance inflight connectivity services on key air travel routes over North...

US Pay TV Providers Launch First Linear Consumer Ultra HD Services with SES LUXEMBOURG -Monday, April 24th 2017  

Multichannel video programming distributors (MVPDs) deliver commercial linear Ultra HD package to subscriber homes using SES’s content-rich pre-packaged 4K Ultra HD platform Vivicast Media plays integral role in historic launch, licensing content for providers (BUSINESS WIRE) -- ...

SES Launches Rapid Response Vehicle for Defence, Security and Humanitarian Missions LUXEMBOURG -Thursday, April 20th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG)announced its new government product Rapid Response Vehicle (RRV), a SATCOM-enabled platform capable of providing high-speed connectivity and global communications services tailored to a broad range of commercial, civil, humanitarian and...

SES: MX1 and VUBIQUITY Sign Global Linear Distribution Deal LUXEMBOURG -Wednesday, April 19th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that MX1, a global media services company wholly owned by SES, and VUBIQUITY, the leading provider of media technology solutions and premium content services that connects content owners with video providers to deliver...

SES Accelerates Its Market Approach with SES Video and SES Networks LUXEMBOURG -Thursday, April 6th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that its Board of Directors approved a restructuring of SES’s go-to-market organisation model with the creation of two highly focused business units, SES Video and SES Networks, focusing on the video- and data-centric...

SES Shareholders Approve All Resolutions at Annual General Meeting LUXEMBOURG -Thursday, April 6th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) today in Betzdorf, Luxembourg. The shareholders approved all proposed resolutions, notably the company's 2016 accounts and the proposed dividend of EUR 1.34 per A-share, which will be paid to...

SES and Luxembourg Government Extend SATMED E-Health Contract LUXEMBOURG -Wednesday, April 5th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) and the Luxembourg Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs today announced that they have extended a contract to maintain and support SATMED, an e-health satellite platform, until 2020. Under the new contract, SES will continue to...

Gogo and SES Sign Capacity Deals to Meet Surging Inflight Connectivity Demand in North America LUXEMBOURG -Wednesday, April 5th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) today announced new satellite capacity deals with Gogo (NASDAQ: GOGO) to meet the growing demand for high-speed inflight connectivity services on travel routes over the US and Canada. The new contracts with Gogo include capacity on 12...

SES and Thales Unveil Next-Generation Capabilities Onboard SES-17 LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, April 4th 2017  

SES’s new Ka-HTS satellite will embark Thales’s SpaceFlexTM VHTS processor to deliver unrivalled flexibility, capacity, coverage and service quality Provides enhanced performance for FlytLIVE Thales’s aviation connectivity services over the Americas (BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES...

SES Shapes the Inflight Connectivity Market LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, April 4th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) delivers tailored service to the increasingly demanding requirements for inflight connectivity (IFC). The SES approach and the future of IFC are described in the new SES White Paper “Connected Planes, Smart Systems”. IFC providers rely...

SES-10 launched successfully on SpaceX’s flight-proven Falcon 9 rocket KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. -Friday, March 31st 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announces that the SES-10 satellite was successfully launched into space onboard a flight-proven SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket at 18:27 EDT from NASA’s Kennedy Space Centre, Florida. SES-10 is the first geostationary commercial satellite to ever...

Verizon and SES Trial Ultra HD Delivery LUXEMBOURG -Monday, March 27th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) today announced a collaborative agreement with Verizon (NYSE: VZ) aimed at driving the overall development of Ultra HD delivery solutions for Verizon Fios subscribers throughout the U.S. Verizon is among a recent wave of...