13E: TV5 Monde ends in analog 27 July

French TV5 Monde Europe channel to cease analog broadcasting on satellite, Hot Bird (13E) at 27 July 2010. TV5 Monde is the last analog TV channel on the satellite Hot Bird system.

TV5 Monde frequency for Europe will use the digital platform RRsat - freq 11.320 GHz, pol. V.

TV5 Monde is to follow the European version and the version for France, Belgium and Switzerland (FBS) in a digital transmission (MPEG-2) satellite system on Hot Bird (13E) and Astra (19.2E).

In a competitive system of satellite Astra (19.2E), the analog satellite broadcasts completed no later than 30 April 2012.