Intelsat invests US$2bn into unified global 5G network

Satellite operator building its ‘network of networks’ which it claims will set the bar for 5G connectivity in Africa.
Christopher Tredger

Intelsat’s Global, Multi-Layered High-Throughput FlexMaritime Service Expands Into Indian Territorial Waters

FlexMaritime provides high-speed, resilient connectivity service with 99.95% proven network uptime.
Oct 21, 2021

Intelsat Announces Planned Retirement of Stephen Spengler as Chief Executive Officer

Chief Executive Officer Stephen Spengler has decided to retire as CEO upon the Company’s emergence from its financial restructuring process and the naming of a successor.
Sep 29, 2021

Intelsat to Provide Inflight Connectivity on Air France’s A220 Fleet

Contract award cements Intelsat's IFC leadership on the A220 airframe
Jun 9, 2021

Intelsat latest to join DRC’s internet scramble

Company announces availability of Cell Backhaul platform.
Feb 12, 2021

Teenagers advance in STEM-focused African space-tech mission

Sixteen applicants from South Africa, Nigeria, Ghana and Sudan selected for the Intelsat-funded XinaBox STEM learning program.
Oct 13, 2020

Partnership to help launch careers in Africa’s satellite tech space

Intelsat, XinaBox have helped to develop over 40 thinsat satellites, designed and coded by school children from the US and South Africa.
Jun 26, 2020

Intelsat and Liquid Telecom Extend Successful Partnership That Delivers Reliable Internet Services to Africa

Extension will bring broadband and other critical communications services to more people throughout Eastern, Central and Southern Africa
May 14, 2020

Satellite giant Intelsat files for bankruptcy protection

The company says it is undertaking financial restructuring to pave the way for future innovation and growth, and filing for bankruptcy protection is part of the strateg
Mar 27, 2019

Satellite mostly cheaper than 3G

If Twoobii was a country, it would rank #75 globally and #15 in bub-Saharan Africa as per the survey, at $3,50/GB, claims Q-KON.
Mar 6, 2019

Africa: '5G delivery will depend on satellite networks'

CPE equipment pricing remains a significant challenge to the successful rollout of satellite broadband on the continent.
Nov 12, 2018

Vodacom Mozambique, Intelsat in 3G partnership to boost tourism

Telco utilises Intelsat EpicNG platform to secure connectivity to popular tourist destination.