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TIMA, Eutelsat partner for SNG operations

Three-year capacity contract signed for SNG market in Middle East, Africa

The International Media Associates (TIMA), a global facilities and content service provider, has signed a three-year contract with Eutelsat for dedicated capacity on the Eutelsat 10A satellite. The capacity will be used to serve the growing market for satellite news gathering (SNG) across the Middle East, Africa and Europe as well as for reporting from the studios of its central London headquarters.

“Satellite is a vital platform for high-quality content distribution, especially in an age of HD transmission. It’s reliable, high quality and still provides the easiest and quickest way to distribute content to a wide range of customers around the world. We’re looking forward to exciting times in collaboration with Eutelsat,” says Alla Salehian, CEO of TIMA.

With operations in the Middle East and offices in London, Paris and Washington DC, TIMA provides a range of services for the international news broadcast industry, including production facilities, content production and events coverage.