Fransat ships over 800,000 boxes
28 Jan 11 -

Over 800,000 Fransat set-top boxes have been sold in France, according to Eutelsat, with a further 200,000 connections being installed in community buildings.

Fransat offers France’s free-to-air DTT channels via satellite, targeting areas beyond the reach of the country’s digital terrestrial network. Eutelsat broadcasts the channels from Atlantic Bird 3, which is located at the 5° West orbital position.