Transponder news for 29.05.2016
Kazsat 2 86.5°E
New Symbol Rate for package with channels 24 ’ KZ ’, ‘ Astana Tv ’, ‘ Balapan ’, ‘ Bilim zhane Madeniet ’, Kazakh TV ‘ ’, Kazakhstan TV ‘ ’, ‘ KazSport ’, ‘ Swag’ and ‘ channel 7’ by 11495V (BSS beam), DVB-S2/8PSK/MPEG-4/clear, SR 8000, FEC 8/9. Channels currently not encoded
New Symbol Rate for package with channels 31 channel ’ ’, CTC ‘ ’, ‘ World (0h)’, ‘ STC ’, ‘ perviy Kanal Evraziya’ and ‘ STV’ by 11504V (BSS beam), DVB-S2/8PSK/MPEG-4/clear, SR 7000, FEC 8/9. Channels currently not encoded
‘ Almaty TV’ appeared on 11504V (BSS beam), DVB-S2/8PSK/MPEG-4/clear, SR 7000, FEC 8/9
Eutelsat 36B 36.0° E
‘ Zee TV Russia’ has 11843L
ASTRA 1 l 19.2° E
RTLplus ‘ info card’ appeared on 12188H (Europe beam), Open, SR 27500, FEC 3/4. Start broadcasting – 4 June
‘ your tv channel’ transferred to the MPEG-4 on 11641 h (wide beam), MPEG-4/clear, SR 22000, FEC 5/6
‘ your tv channel’ transferred to the MPEG-4 on 11612 h (Europe beam), MPEG-4/clear, SR 22000, FEC 5/6
The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) and Eutelsat strengthen cooperation for another three satellites
Signed a new contract between the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) French and European satellite operator Eutelsat on cooperation. The EBU Now, who is the distributor of the largest sports and cultural videos, be used not one, as in past contract, but four telecommunication satellite by the French operator.
Now to the Eutelsat 7B, and more precisely, to position 7 degrees East longitude, which is widely used for the purposes of video content distribution EBU live, new items are added:
65 degrees West longitude — satellite Eutelsat 65 West (A)
12,5 degrees West longitude — satellite Eutelsat 12 West B
5 degrees West longitude is Eutelsat 5 West (A)
Noteworthy, that new contract signed in anticipation of the European Football Championship in France and the summer Olympics in Brazil.
With the new contract EBU intends to expand distribution of their content in new regions, in particular in Africa.
Fans of satellite television, this information will be interesting, If they are addicted to sathantingom (sathunting), ie. Search feed (technical webcasts) with satellites. At the moment you can regularly take many feed items with 16, 10, 7 degrees East longitude. To the West the various broadkasterami are popular positions 12,5 and 15 degrees West longitude. But, in fact, for technical uses many other satellites spans.
Unfortunately most top sports live broadcast, that including going on Eutelsat 7B (7 g w) broadcast or encoded, or are not designed to receive household satellite receivers. But for sports lovers can still find interesting outdoor driving sports event.
A new contract between the EBU and Eutelsat means, that positions 12,5 g w. and 5 g w. soon you will be able to catch etc.. feed from the European Broadcasting Union.
SpaceX Falcon rocket 9 withdraw Thai communications satellite into orbit
American company SpaceX using your own Falcon rocket 9 successfully withdraw Thai communications satellite in orbit, Thaicom 8.
Missile launch took place on Friday in 17:39 local time (00:39 MSK Saturday) with the complex United States air force base in Cape Canaveral (Florida).
The satellite belongs to the first Thai company-operator Thaicom. Machine weight approx. 3 tons, built by American Aeronautical Corporation of Orbital ATK, designed to transmit telecommunication signal on the territory of South and South-East Asia.
Thaicom 8, calculated on the 15 years of continuous work, joins a constellation of communication the Thai operator, becoming his fifth apparatus in orbit. Development and launch of Thaicom 8 cost company in $180 million.
The rocket was originally brought satellite in orbit superstacionarnuû about 65 th. km. After that the apparatus itself lowers its height up to the standard of the geostationary orbit (about 35,8 th. km). Manufactured launch became the fifth mission of the Falcon 9 Since the beginning of this year.
During the launch, SpaceX also is the third time managed to successfully implement controlled descent the lower rungs of the Falcon 9 at the giant offshore platform in the Atlantic Ocean to keep used item for reuse. The last time the company succeeded to return first step when starting 6 may orbit communications satellite JCSAT-14 Japanese companies- operator SKY Perfect JSAT Group. In April, after the launch of the Falcon 9 with space cargo ship Dragon element also successfully landed on the floating platform in the Atlantic.
First SpaceX was able to successfully land the first stage last December, but the descent was made back to the spaceport, that much easier compared to landing in the ocean, given the extremely small area floating barges. Prior to that, all previous attempts ended in setbacks.
Thus, SpaceX has at the moment are four bottom treads Falcon 9, suitable for subsequent launches. As previously noted, the head of the company Ilon Mask, the first flight of the reuse of returned treads can take place in the coming months.
Life Mantra-new channel FTA about the body, mind and soul
In the uk tv channel kicks off, represents the body of the, mind and soul.
Channel called Life Mantra is tested on Astra 2 g (28,2°E) in a strong European arm with tp. 65 at a frequency of 11,081 GHz, Pol. (H) (SR: 22000, FEC: 5/6; DVB-S/QPSK). The channel currently broadcasts a few hours a day, and the rest of the airtime fill the programmes of other broadcasters, combined with Information TV.
“Spiritual lifestyle is very close to our hearts and we feel, that there are great potential and demand for content in this category. Channel Life Mantra we waited anxiously, to acquaint our viewers closer to spiritual identity through a holistic lifestyle with global appeal an Indian audience,”- said Director JOP Networks, Urvi Agarwal.
Life Mantra should be free channel,aimed at viewers aged 25 before 45 years.
Astra 2 g (28,2°E)
TP. 65 (11,081 GHz, Pol. (H), SR: 22000, FEC: 5/6; DVB-S/QPSK) ID: 50320 PID V: 2340 (MPEG-2/SD) PID A: 2341 PID PCR: 2340 SID: 50320 THE PMT PID: 264 Provider: Bskyb Kodirovanie: No (FTA)