Transponder news for 08.03.2016
13D Hot Bird 13° E
WIV out 10815 (H) 27500 5/6 DVB-S/Mpeg-2 (BBKK80)
TELEREPORTER, ROMAUNO left 10853 (H) 29900 2/3 DVB-S2 / 8PSK (BBKK80)
The new satellite has arrived at 9 degrees East longitude
French satellite operator Eutelsat said, the new KA «Eurobird 9 "arrived in his native working point 9 degrees East longitude. Currently there are two satellite "Eurobird 9A" and "Eutelsat Ka-Sat 9A. The changes will affect first, which will be replaced by a new KA. Since the launch of the "Eurobird 9B" from the Baikonur cosmodrome prior to arrival in the working position a little over a month.
Start rocket "proton", which took the European spacecraft in orbit, took place 29 January of the current year. On board the Eurobird 9» 66 Ku-band transponders. The main feature of the new KA is one of the broad European and five regional rays (Italian, two German, Greek and North-European). Most likely in Greek, the beam will be transferred to the local broadcasting DTH-operator "OTE", but in ray for Germany will travel package provider "Kabelkiosk".
The upcoming changes are unlikely to affect TV channels, broadcasted in Russian (' RTG TV ', Carousel Int», «CCTV Russian) .
Which of the following will orbit position transferred companion «Eutelsat 9A "yet.
Cooperation in the field of Eutelsat and Ultra HD
Italian public broadcaster Radiotelevisione Italiana (Rai) and Eutelsat have begun cooperation, aimed at the possibility of launching a test satellite broadcast selected programs in the Ultra HD format, addressed to residents of Italy.
In addition, It is worth noting, Rai soon plans to launch all of its channels on Eutelsat Hot Bird satellites (13°E) in HD. Cooperation with Eutelsat creates conditions for further development of quality television, Rai Italian television viewers by introducing a new standard in Ultra HD. Rai wants to confirm its leadership in the field of technological innovations for tv services on all distribution platforms. currently, Rai on Eutelsat Hot Bird satellites (13°E) broadcasts its half a dozen channels and radio stations. Many of them are in FTA: Rai 1, Rai 2, Rai 3, Rai Sport 1, Rai Sport 2, Rai Gulp, Rai News 24, Rai Storia and Rai Scuola, as well as encoded: Rai 1 HD, Rai 2 HD, Rai 3 HD, Rai 4 HD, Rai Sport 1 HD, Rai Movie, Rai Premium and Rai YoYo. In addition, through other satellites for overseas available channels Rai Italia and Rai World Premium.
Rai News 24 again the FTA on 19,2 (E)
Italian State broadcaster RAI (Radiotelevisione Italian) today officially launched free (FTA) broadcasting information channel Rai News 24 on the European Astra 19.2° E position in.
In this position, the Rai News program 24 appeared a few days ago. Then there was talk of a test stream, that has been disabled. Now, Rai News 24 broadcasts officially and launch confirmed the RAI and the Luxembourg satellite operator SES (Astra). Rai News 24 FTA broadcasts along with encoded system Nagra MA (NAGRAVISION) channels Rai 1 HD, Rai 2 HD and Rai 3 HD. Coded station are available to users access cards TivuSat box. Exit Rai News 24 the position of 19.2° E, the operator managed to attract millions of viewers in Europe, who speak Italian. Rai News still aired FTA for DTH reception from the satellite Eutelsat Hot Bird at 13° E position.
New technical parameters – Rai News 24:
ASTRA 1 l (19,2°E), frequency 11,288 GHz, Pol. V, SR 22000, FEC 2/3, DVB-S2 / 8PSK, FTA