MIPCOM 2017 – CANNES. German media company Your Family Entertainment (YFE) has made its children’s and family channel Fix&Foxi available across Central and Eastern Europe (CEE).
Turkey’s transport, maritime and communications minister has confirmed negotiations have begun with Airbus for the development of Türksat 5A and 5B.
Turkey’s broadcasting regulator RTUK has ordered the removal of three Iraqi Kurdistan-based TV channels from the Turksat satellite system.
Spanish satellite operator Hispasat and German service provider Media Broadcast Satellite have signed an agreement at IBC to provide 4K content distribution services in Europe, North Africa and the Middle East.
German technical services provider MX1 has been chosen by German free-to-air channel eoTV to handle all content management, playout, uplink and distribution services via satellite.
German broadcast satellite service provider Media Broadcast Satellite extends its teleport, housing and infrastructure business through an agreement with NorthTelecom.
DVB and the SAT>IP Alliance have entered into a formal liaison agreement on the future development of the SAT>IP specification.
International Launch Services has successfully lofted the Amazonas 5 satellite into orbit on behalf of Hispasat.
HD+, the German HDTV platform for satellite households on Astra (19.2° East), has made its multiscreen service HD+ ExtraScreen available on tablets and smartphones using Android.
German public broadcaster ARD wants to terminate the DTH satellite transmission of its TV channels in standard definition (SD) on Astra (19.2° East).