German DTH satellite platform HD+ will increase the prices for access to its TV package on Astra (19,2° East).
German home shopping channel 1-2-3.tv will remain available in SD and HD resolution to DTH households via the Astra satellite system (19.2° East).
German music channel Folx TV is available to DTH satellite households via Astra (19.2° East) again.
Eutelsat Communication’s executive vice president, Global TV and Video Gerry O’Sullivan is to leave the satellite operator for new opportunities closer to his UK home.
German broadcaster Sport1 will continue to distribute its service in SD and HD resolution via the Astra satellite system (19.2° East).
Eutelsat has announced the successful launch of Sat.tv, the satellite operator’s enhanced electronic programme guide for free-to air channels.
Kabelio, a new TV package for Swiss DTH satellite households, will launch on Eutelsat Hotbird (13° East) on October 15, 2020, featuring both domestic and international channels such as ARD, ZDF, ORF, TF1, BBC and ITV.
Sky Italia’s place at Eutelsat’s premier European neighbourhood has been assured after the pay-TV operator renewed its contract with the satellite company.
Russia’s two latest spacecraft are now in geostationary orbit.
Turkish manufacturer Vestel is integrating direct reception of German DTH satellite platform HD+ into Ultra HD TV sets of its brands Toshiba, Telefunken, JVC, Hitachi, Techwood, ok., Kendo, Hanseatic and Dual via the HbbTV OpApp.