Skyline Communications has added Hellas Sat to its client list.
German public broadcaster ZDF will continue to offer its TV channels in SD resolution via the Astra satellite system (19.2 degrees East).
German music channel Folx TV has terminated its DTH satellite distribution on Astra (19.2° East).
The customers of German DTH satellite platform HD+ on Astra (19.2° East) can now also restart already running programmes on the channels of German broadcast group RTL.
Krone TV, the TV channel of Austrian tabloid newspaper Kronen Zeitung, has launched on the Astra satellite system (19.2° East).
The European Commission has approved the merger of NENT Group’s satellite pay-TV and broadband-TV business with Telenor Group’s satellite pay-TV business.
Waidwerk, a German TV channel channel for hunters and fishermen, will launch via satellite on Astra (19.2° East) on May 5, 2020.
DTH satellite continues to be the leading TV reception infrastructure in Germany.
The number of TV households reached by SES directly or indirectly increased by 12 million to 367 million in 2019.
Spacecom has signed a multi-year contract with the Czech-based telecom services provider GiTy for C-band capacity on the Amos-17 communications satellite.