Basque ETB1 satellite Atlantic Bird 3
2011-03-23 4:45:59 p.m. / Raphael Olchowik
Last updated: 2011-03-23 6:14:35 p.m.
The operator Eutelsat via satellite ATLANTIC BIRD 3 (5 ° W) has launched the first program of uncoded transmission Basque public television ETB1 . The transmission is carried out on one of the DVB-S channels are used to transport French Platform Fransat . Decision of the sender of a wider availability of ETB1 is very surprising, especially when he was elected to distribute business model of free-to-air.
ETB1 was launched in 1982 by the Basque public broadcasting Radio and Television Irrati Euskal Telebista (EITB). Channel broadcasts in Basque for the Basque Country, living in the northern part of Spain (near the border with France). Channel promotes the Basque culture and sports. In addition, issues information, talk shows and entertainment content, including special programs for children and adolescents. Program ETB1 is broadcast in 16:9 widescreen format.
ATLANTIC BIRD 3 (5 ° W)
tp. KC3 (11.054 GHz, pol. V, SR 29950, FEC: 7 / 8; DVB-S/QPSK)
V PID: 261
PID PCR: 261
PMT PID: 260
It is worth noting that EITB for many years in Europe provides an FTA channel. It is the ETB Sat , which is designed for the international market. You can pick up the satellite ASTRA 19.2 ° East .