Intelsat's Global Sat Fleet... at 2014 World Cup


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From Satnews Daily-June 12th, 2014

Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), provider of satellite services, announced that the world’s news and sports programmers are using Intelsat’s global satellite services and IntelsatOneSM terrestrial network to televise the 2014 World Cup being held in Brazil beginning June 12, 2014 through July 13, 2014.

Programmers have also committed to approximately 500 MHz of capacity reserved on seven satellites for full-time services for the duration of the games, which will be used to distribute the World Cup matches throughout the Americas and Europe. The seven satellites include: Galaxy 19 located at 97.0 degrees West; Intelsat 1R located at 310 degrees East; Intelsat 11 located at 317 degrees East; Intelsat 805 located at 304.5 degrees East; Intelsat 901 located at 342 degrees East; Intelsat 23 at 307 degrees East and Intelsat 21 at 302 degrees East.

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