Intelsat expands international 24-Hour news platform

Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I) has announced that Globecast signed a multi-year agreement with the company to distribute the English version of TRT World in high definition format to cable outlets in Asia and the Americas via the Intelsat 20 and Intelsat 21 satellites using IntelsatOne terrestrial fiber and teleport services, the company said.

Globecast is expanding its longstanding relationship with Intelsat to distribute TRT World content to Asia and Latin America on Intelsat´s highly penetrated video neighborhoods. Intelsat 20, located at 68.5 East degrees, is the distribution and Direct-to-Home distribution platform serving Africa and the Indian Ocean region.

Intelsat 21, located at 302 degrees East, is one of four satellites comprising Intelsat´s powerful video neighborhoods serving the Latin America region.

Intelsat operates a globalized network, delivering high-quality, cost-effective video and broadband services anywhere in the world.

Part of the Orange Group, Globecast provides agile and seamless content acquisition, management and distribution services globally. The company constantly innovates in an evolving IP-centric environment to provide reliable and secure customer solutions.