Türksat 6A will be launched in 2022, according to Adil Karaismailoglu, Turkey’s minister of transport and infrastructure.
Turksat saw its revenues rise by 40.7% to TL2.5 billion (€245.3 million) in 2020.
Hasan Hüseyin Ertok has been appointed as the new general manager of the company by its board of directors.
The full HD version of the lifestyle channel MyZen TV has secured carriage on Turksat.
Turkey’s minister of transport and infrastructure Adil Karaismailoglu has announced the successful launch of the Turksat 5A satellite.
Turksat’s latest satellite Turksat 5A will be launched in mid-December.
Teleste Corporation will deliver it’s Luminato digital headend solution to Türksat.
Turkish satellite operator Türksat has announced it will phase out all standard definition (SD) broadcasts on its 42 degrees East position, requiring all channels to broadcast in HD/MPEG-4.
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.