36E: Ukrainian ChP Info cease in MPEG-2
Ukrainian news and information TV-OOO Info closes on the 7th November 2009 broadcasting the compression format MPEG-2. Change will affect all viewers who receive the station from a positio of 36 ° E. Broadcasting will continue on the same satellite transponder but other MPEG-4.
Kiev Station Info ChP still sends the transponder No. 1 satellite Eutelsat W4 (36 ° E), the frequency 11.727 GHz, pol L, SR 27500, FEC 3 / 4, DVB-S compression format MPEG-2. This broadcast will end on 7/11/2009.
Already now, the station can take viewers to the transponder 34 of the same satellite, the frequency 12.360 GHz, pol R, SR 27500, FEC 3 / 4, DVB-S2/8PSK in MPEG-4.
HD set top box.
The signal station is still FTA.
The reason for moving the program to another frequency and change the compression format, the financial savings in transponder capacity.