Transponder news for 07.08.2017
Horizons 2 85°E
Channel Your Home Store, is now administered as an Diskont TV on 12000 N 28000 FEC 2/3 Open
Yahsat 1 52.5°E
TV channel «Nay Music TV» returned to 11843 V 27500 2/3 DVB-S2/8PSK, MPEG-4
"Let's 6 TV» (with the number 6 logo) He replaces «Hadi 1 TV »of 12073 V 27500 7/8, and went with 11900 (H) 27500 7/8
Eutelsat 25B 25.5°E
Package with channels 'Al Kass Four', ‘Al Kass One’, ‘Al Kass Two’ и 'Qatar TV’ He appeared on 11678H (Middle East beam), DVB-S2/8PSK/MPEG-4/HD/clear, SR 27500, FEC 3/4
ASTRA 1 l 19.2° E
‘Eurosport 2 Xtra’ He appeared on 11112H (Europe beam), DVB-S2/8PSK/MPEG-4/HD/Nagravision 3, SR 22000, FEC 2/3
Eutelsat 16A 16.0°E
‘Al Jazeera Balkans’ I left with 12676H
Tv channel “West TV Regional HD” Appeared on 12573 V 8670 3/4. DVB-S2. Open
EUTELSAT Hot Bird/13 c/13B 13E 13° E
11623 V 27500 3/4 - «RTL 102.5» has left and continues to broadcast on open 11541 V
11471 V 27500 5/6 - Появились «International Television HD», Open, SD-version of the channel on the same frequency continues broadcasting + «Universal Somali TV», 4:3,Open. With 1 September HD channel begins broadcasting(infobanner the channels). A copy of the channel on 11200 V 27500 5/6 It continues to broadcast
Sat TV HD left the 11642 (H)
EUTELSAT 9B 9.0 ° E
‘Dusk TV Europe’ has started on 12073V (wide beam), DVB-S2/8PSK/MPEG-4/Conax, SR 27500, FEC 5/6
'A', ‘192 TV’, ‘Canvas’, "Fox Netherlands', ‘Fox Sports 3 Eredivisie’, ‘Fox Sports 5 Eredivisie’, "Ketnet ', ‘MTV Nederland’, "Nickelodeon Netherlands', ‘TLC Nederland’ и 'Xite’ appeared on 12073V (wide beam), DVB-S2/8PSK/MPEG-4/clear, SR 27500, FEC 5/6
‘Discovery Channel Nederland’, ‘Eurosport 1 Netherlands', ‘Eurosport 2 Netherlands', ‘Fox Sports 1 Eredivisie’, ‘History HD Europe’ и ‘Investigation Discovery Europe’ appeared on 12073V (wide beam), DVB-S2/8PSK/MPEG-4/HD/clear, SR 27500, FEC 5/6
NTD TV and Motorsport TV European left the 11727 V, signal was at a frequency (2 Radio has prescribed), channels continue to broadcast on 12092 (H) 27500 3/4 DVB-S2 / 8PSK, Open
Eutelsat 7A 7°E
MGM Channel Turkiye left the 11678 (H)
Source: US Committee on Foreign Investment approved the purchase of GC S7 «Sea Launch»
As noted, transaction was approved this week.
US Foreign Investment Committee (CFIUS) has approved a deal to buy the complex "Sea Launch" S7 Group, said on Friday a source in the space industry.
“Approval of the transaction was received this week”, - the spokesman said.
The S7 Group does not comment on this information.
S7 Group of the International Astronautical Congress IAC 2016 in Guadalajara (Mexico) in September 2016 year announced the signing of a contract with the group "Sea Launch" companies, providing for the purchase of the property complex of the same name. Then it was reported, that the closing of the transaction is planned in six months - after obtaining the approval of the relevant US authorities, and the signing of several agreements, that are part of this transaction,. The deal was supposed to be approved by the Directorate of Defense Trade Control (NTC) and US Foreign Investment Committee.
On the part of the Directorate of the resolution on the transaction was received in late spring - early summer of this year.
“Sea Launch” - International commercial project space rocket complex sea-based. To implement it in 1995 by the same company was created, founded by the American Boeing, Russia's RSC "Energia", Norwegian shipbuilding company Kvaerner (ныне Aker Solutions), Ukrainian CB "South" and the software "Pivdenmash". In the summer 2009 the company "Sea Launch" declared bankruptcy, after reorganization 2010 , the leading role in the project has received RSC "Energia". In 2014 year launches were suspended.
As reported in the annual report of the Rocket and Space Corporation "Energia", which was previously held by subsidiaries complex, the closing of the sale of the complex "Sea Launch" is expected at the end of 2017 year, After obtaining the necessary permits licenses from the US government agencies. After all the terms of the deal the ownership of major assets of the project "Sea Launch" (Assembly and Command Ship, Odyssey launch platform and ground support equipment) go to new owners.
However, the report RSC "Energia" reported, that the closing of the transaction will allow to repay a significant portion of the debt of the "Sea Launch" companies to the PAO “RSC "Energia", formed after the restructuring project in 2010 year, When RSC "Energy" received a leading role in the project, and the share of the US partner - the Boeing Corporation - decreased. In this case by the court of California Russian corporation was required to pay approximately US $330 million.
As reported in due time, co-owner of S7 Vladislav Filev, transaction complex "Sea Launch" cost about $160 million. In addition to this, part of the money the corporation "Energy" returned the Boeing sites for NASA astronauts in the Russian ships @ s "Union", as well as the obligations of work on other projects, including lunar space station.
At the same time RSC "Energy" intends to continue to cooperate with the new owner of the project "Sea Launch", showing him all possible assistance for the development and operation of the complex. In particular, in complex used booster "Energy" - DM-SL.
Itself booster "Zenith", used in the project, made on the Ukrainian "Pivdenmash". reported, that 28 April this year, a contract was signed between "Yuzhmash" and the company S7 Sea Launch Limited to manufacture and supply 12 rockets "Zenit" series. Of them in production are two modifications of "Zenit-3SL» missiles and “Zenit-3SL - one for the "Sea Launch" and one for "Land Launch" at Baikonur. Manufacturing takes rockets 2-2,5 year.
On S7 plans, voiced last fall, display range of conservation and activities are planned to start the launcher through 18 months after the approval of the transaction - approximately at the end of 2018 year. planned, Without investment in the modernization of floating cosmodrome "Sea Launch" company will be able to carry out 70 starts within 15 years.
Vostochny cosmodrome prepared for two starts at 2017 year
Center for operation of ground space infrastructure specialists (TsENKI) completed annual maintenance of equipment to the Eastern cosmodrome, systems ready to run, scheduled for November and December in 2017 year, Roscosmos said on Friday.
Engineers prepared the technical equipment at the launch and technical complexes, as well as the filling-neutralization cosmodrome Vostochny station.
“As part of the maintenance specialists conducted the replacement of oil in the hydraulic system of Mobile service tower, Receiver compressed gases filled to operational volumes, conducted a joint inspection of the launch complex systems. All maintenance work on the launching and technical complexes and filling-station neutralization fully implemented, and equipment ready for the next start-up”, - said the Russian Space Agency.
In addition, Space Center specialists “East” conducted comprehensive tests of the most filling-neutralization plant and its equipment with the dimensions and layout of the refueling booster “Frigate”.
Earlier, the head Leonid VNIIEM Makridenko reported, What is planned 2017 year launches satellites “Meteor-M2.1” and at the same time two satellites “Canopus-B” will be held in November and December.
The Russian Space Agency also reported, missiles “Soyuz-2.1”, designed for start-ups, It planned to send to the launch site in August and October.
Planned to place in orbit “Meteor-M” and “Canopus-B” - Earth remote sensing satellites (ERS). Now the Russian orbital group consists of eight remote sensing satellites, and provide all kinds of shooting modes in the visible and infrared ranges, including shoot a hyperspectral: “Resource-P” №1, №2 and №3, “Canopus-B”, “Electro-L” №1, №2 and “Meteor-M” №1 and №2.
13°E: Music Radio Italia TV channel without broadcast in SD
4 August 2017 year with transponder No. 70 Italian operator Telespazio satellite Eutelsat Hot Bird 13C (13,0°E) at a frequency of 12,111 GHz, Paul. V, (SR: 27500, FEC: 3/4, DVB-S/QPSK), Radio Italia TV music channel has been turned off in standard definition (SD).
It is worth recalling, that with 18 January 2017 the station is available in high definition with the transponder number 158 Eutelsat Hot Bird 13E (13,0°E) at a frequency of 11,662 GHz, Paul. V, (SR: 27500, FEC: 3/4, DVB-S2 / 8PSK).
Parallel broadcast in SD and HD lasted quite a long time, therefore off the broadcast in SD to be expected.
Current technical parameters Radio Italia TV in HD:
EUTELSAT Hot Bird 13E (13,0°E)
TP. 158 (11,662 GHz, Pol. V, SR: 27500, FEC: 3/4, DVB-S2 / 8PSK)
ID: Radio Italy TV HD
PID V: 1010 (MPEG-4/HD)
PID A: XXXX (ITA)
PID PCR: 1010
THE PMT PID: 1962