German broadcasters ARD restored to the position 13E
Published: December 22, 2010, 17:20 TODAY! | Author: editor

The first program of the German public television today renewed its broadcast on the Hot Bird satellite system, the position of 13 ° E . Big broadcasters ARD - Das Erste is now available again, even in remote areas of Europe.

ARD spread ended at position 13 ° E , 8 June 2010. This step is a public service broadcaster has decided on the basis of lack of demand television households in areas covered by the Hot Bird addition to the Astra. Television at the end of the spread of 13 ° E has decided to save nearly 1 million annually for distribution to the satellite Eutelsat signal. Now with ARD Eutelsat agreed to free solution.

The ARD broadcasting from a position of 13 ° E are interested in leading troops in Afghanistan also tourists, diplomats and people working abroad.

Technical parameters:

* Hot Bird ( 13 ° E ) freq 11.541 GHz, pol V, SR 22000, FEC 5 / 6, DVB-S/QPSK, FTA

From the same position of 13 ° E is also broadcast other programs in German - ZDF public and commercial television RTL and RTL 2 with programming blocks on the Swiss market.