Tag Archives: Spacecom

Nigerian ACTV signs multi-year deal with Spacecom

Newly launched Nigerian Direct-to-Home (DTH) pay-TV company, African Cable Television (ACTV), has signed a multi-year contract with Israel-based Spacecoms Amos-5 satellite to distribute its content throughout the country over Ku-band from the 17° East position. ACTV is primed to become a force of change in Nigerias communications sector and Spacecom is pleased to be their [...]

Spacecom to provide capacity for AFCON

Israel-based satellite operator, Spacecom, has bagged a deal to provide broadcast services for the Confederation of African Footballs (CAF) Orange Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), Africas bi-annual football championship competition on Amos-5 at 17°E. With significant worldwide interest for the tournament, we are happy to play an important and central role of providing the most [...]

Eutelsat and Spacecom in pact

Eutelsat Communications and Spacecom have joined hands to drive expansion of digital entertainment services in Africa. They have established a framework for cross-commercialisation of Ku-band capacity connected to the high-power. This agreement between Eutelsat and Spacecom shows how neighbouring operators can combine their strengths to offer Africas broadcast community the full benefits of their expertise. [...]

Excaf Telecom selects Spacecom for Senegal’s switchover

Senegal-based DTT operator in charge of country-wide analogue switch-off, Excaf Telecom, has awarded global satellite communication operator, Spacecom, a long term contract to digitise Senegals broadcast services. Excaf, which aims to create West Africas first digital terrestrial network, will be utilising Spacecoms Amos-5 satellite at 17° East to implement the national DTT Project. Excaf will [...]

Spacecom plans 80% outreach by 2020

Israeli communications satellite operator, Spacecom, announced it plans to cover 80% of the worlds population with its Amos satellites by 2020 by striking new deals in previously untapped markets. We have entered into new deals for added capacity in Central and Eastern Europe at the 4 degrees west hot-spot on Amos 3 and, after its [...]

Abertis bids for stake in Israel’s Spacecom

Spanish infrastructure firm, Abertis, is bidding for a majority state in Israeli satellite operator, Spacecom Communication, through its affiliate, Hispasat. The Israeli commercial satellite operator, which operates a fleet of Amos craft is being sold by its main shareholder, Eurocom Communications Ltd, which holds a 64.4% stake. According to reports, Abertis’s bid for Spacecom valued [...]

Spacecom wins second East African deal on AMOS-5

Israeli communications satellite operator, Spacecom, announced that its AMOS-5 satellite has won a USD 3.6 million broadcast deal in East Africa to provide analogue-to-digital migration broadcast services for an East African DTT and DTH operator. This is Spacecoms second East African deal this month for AMOS-5 after signing a similar USD 5.9 million contract last week. [...]

Spacecom wins USD 5.9 million East African contract

Israel based communications satellite operator, Spacecom, announced its AMOS-5 satellite has won a five-year deal worth USD 5.9 million to provide broadcast services to an East African video service provider which will use Ku band capacity to provide DTT and DTH operations as part of a digital migration project. Our Ku-bands and C-band span the [...]