13E: TV5 Monde ends in analog 27 July

French TV5 Monde Europe channel to cease analog broadcasting on satellite, Hot Bird (13°E) 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 (13°E) and Astra (19.2°E).

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