Paris–  Globecast, the global solutions provider for media, has partnered with Intelsat ,operator of the world’s first Globalized Network, to distribute the international 24-hour news platform TRT World into the Americas and Asia. Under the multi-year deal, Globecast will transmit TRT World high-definition channel in English to Asia and the Americas via the Intelsat 20 and Intelsat 21 satellites using the Intels23atOne Fiber Network and teleport services.

Philippe Bernard, CEO at Globecast commented, “We’re delighted to be working with Intelsat to help broaden TRT World’s footprint and deliver HD content to millions of viewers in Asia and the Americas. This deal underscores our commitment to doing what we do best — which is providing our customers with a way to efficiently distribute content and tap into new growth areas around the world.”

Globecast is expanding its longstanding relationship with Intelsat to distribute TRT World content to Asia and Latin America on Intelsat’s highly penetrated video neighbourhoods.  Intelsat 20, located at 68.5 East degrees, is the leading 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 neighbourhoods serving the Latin America region.