Documentaries instead of news: German commercial broadcaster N24 will change its TV offer for viewers in Austria.
German commercial broadcaster RTL will screen a German free-to-air TV series completely in Ultra HD/HDR for the first time.
German TV broadcaster ProSiebenSat.1 will continue to distribute its free-to-air channels in SD resolution on Astra (19.2° East).
HD+, the German HDTV platform operated by Astra satellite operator SES, will screen MTV’s Europe Music Awards (EMA) 2017 in Ultra HD on Astra (19.2 degrees East) for the first time.
The Amos-17 communication satellite has completed its Critical Design Review (CDR) and entered full production, owner Spacecom had confirmed.
German home-shopping broadcaster QVC Deutschland will distribute its main channel in Ultra HD on Astra (19.2 degrees East from the turn of the year.
Spacecom is to launch one, possibly two, new satellites from the Space X facility.
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.