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.
Turksat has signed a new multi-year agreement with Globecast to launch TRT World on 10 additional satellites.
State-owned Turkish Satellite Communications Company (Türksat) has ceased satellite distribution of IMC TV at the order of an Ankara public prosecutor.
Türksat is ready for an IPO, according to Ensar Gül, the company’s general manager.