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.
German internet TV service waipu.tv gained around 44,200 new paying customers in Q1 2020.
Krone TV, the TV channel of Austrian tabloid newspaper Kronen Zeitung, has launched on the Astra satellite system (19.2° East).
Waidwerk, a German TV channel channel for hunters and fishermen, will launch via satellite on Astra (19.2° East) on May 5, 2020.
YouTube Kids has been added to the range of apps running on free-to-air satellite platform Freesat and its 4K receivers.
Eutelsat Communications says despite a highly resilient business some of its sectors are feeling the heat in the Coronavirus pandemic.
Four German home-shopping broadcasters have renewed their agreements for the distribution of their channels in SD resolution on Astra (19.2° East).
Travelxp 4k will cease its distribution on the Astra satellite system (19.2 degrees East) in Europe on April 1, 2020.
The regional affiliates of German public broadcaster ARD will terminate the satellite distribution of their TV channels in SD resolution on Astra (19.2° East) in January 2021.
The Covid-19 pandemic has led Arianespace to suspend its satellite launches at the Guiana Space Center in French Guiana.