Nautical Channel launches in Ukraine and Belarus

December 17, 2013 13.30 Europe/London By Robert Briel

Nautical Channel is launching on over ten Ukrainian cable operators and in Belarus with MTIS on their basic package, in the capital Minsk.

The combination of these two countries brings nautical sports and lifestyle to a combined million new subscribers and growing.

Laurence F. hopper, CEO of Nautical Channel said, “We are delighted to be in Ukraine which was founded by the Vikings and in Belarus which is discovering the nautical excitement. We are on a quest to bring the nautical world to every living room and every screen”.

MTIS is the biggest cable and IPTV operator in Belarus, with most of its over 500,000 subscribers being based in Minsk.

Nautical Channel is the only international TV channel dedicated to the world of nautical sports and lifestyle.

The channel is available to over 20 million subscribers, in 44 countries, in English, French, Russian, German, and Italian (Y&S).

The channel is offered on over one hundred international pay-TV, satellite, subscriber IPTV, mobile phone, DTT, MMDS and cable TV platforms.